Uruguay Owners Accepting Argentina Properties As Payment

In a new chapter of Uruguayan ingenuity to circumvent Argentine regulations, property owners in and around Punta del Este are beginning to accept Argentine properties as payment for lots, homes and condominiums. “In Punta, Owners Are Now Accepting Argentina Properties As Payment For Real Estate,” is the headline of Marcelo Gallardo’s analysis of one Uruguay property broker’s creative marketing campaign …

Montevideo Real Estate Rental Demand, Prices Remain Firm

“The demand and the market remain firm. There hasn’t been a drop in rental rates nor a decrease in sales prices,” is the lead quote in today’s analysis of the Montevideo rental market in El Observador. As usual, the typical January/February slowdown in Uruguay rental market activity among families and working professionals was offset by college students in the interior …

How Much Does Real Estate Cost In Buenos Aires?

There is an excellent analysis of the Buenos Aires real estate market in today’s iProfesional which takes a deep dive into historical data, barrio trends, exchange rates, interest rates, mortgage penetration and market pesofication. As sweeping as it is granular, it takes a very complex topic and makes it more opaque by offering a laundry list of reasons why average …

Montevideo’s Carrasco Named The Best Airport In The World

InvestBA has long touted Montevideo’s Carrasco International as the best airport in Latin America. It turns out we were wrong. It’s the best in the world. Carrasco International was named Best Airport in the World by Architizer, the world’s largest database of architecture online, and votes cast in Architizer’s 2013 A+ Awards. Montevideo’s world-class airport actually won both the 2013 …

Where Is The Most Affordable Real Estate In Argentina?

New data out this week shed light on what are the most affordable real estate markets in Argentina beyond Buenos Aires (BBA). The nationwide survey from Reporte Inmobiliario focuses on the average price per square foot for an existing 2 or 3 room apartment in a dozen cities in the Argentine interior. The three most expensive Argentine real estate markets …