Argentina Rental Properties May Adopt Lease-Purchase Agreements

Home ownership is out of reach for a large segment of Argentina’s middle class, but an industry organization wants to change that by adding lease-purchase agreements into the local vernacular-de-ventas. ON24 says the Argentina Property Chamber is behind the initiative which could be a giant step forward for more Argentines striving for their vivienda propia. For property owners open to …

Argentines Form Offshore Companies to Buy Uruguay Real Estate Anonymously

It’s been another amazing week here in Uruguay. First, the Colonia Golf Expo 2012, then site visits and broker meetings in Montevideo. Now, comfortably back in the friendly confines of Maldonado, it’s incredible to see the progress of so many new luxury developments here in Punta del Este. The pace of construction is so much faster than in Buenos Aires, …

Aerolineas Announces Daily Flights from BA To San Rafael, Mendoza

Great news for one of our favorite destinations in Mendoza: Beginning this Sunday, Aerolineas will begin daily direct service between Buenos Aires and San Rafael. We fell in love with San Rafael (aka Bonarda Country) during last year’s wine harvest, and the only impediment to return visits from BA has been the infrequency of daily flights to San Rafael. Problem …

Colonia Golf Expo 2012 Showcases Uruguay Real Estate & Professional Golf

InvestBA was pleased to participate in this weekend’s Colonia Golf Expo 2012 together with our real estate partners and event sponsors, Kosak Inmobiliaria. While the annual Golf Expo is typically held in Punta del Este, this year’s event was held at the beautiful Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort to showcase the area’s premier courses and recent wave of luxury …

Uruguay’s Ministry of Defense To Unload Architectural Gems

First-time visitors and foreign investors in Buenos Aires often fall in love with the classic French architecture in barrios like Palermo, Recoleta and Barrio Norte, but opportunities for buying entire buildings are few and far between. In the rare instance that one of these architectural gems does come to market, asking prices are typically north of US$5,000,000. An attractive alternative …