Uruguay Selling Argentina Embassy Building In Recoleta

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Uruguay will continue the policy of auctioning off high-profile, state-owned properties when it auctions off its embassy in Buenos Aires in June. First it was Punta del Este, then it was New York and now Recoleta is on the auction block. The thirteen-story building is located in Recoleta at the corner of Avenida Las Heras and Ayacucho. Selling points include …

What Are Average Real Estate Prices In Buenos Aires?

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After two years of inactivity due to currency controls, real estate sales are finally picking up again in Buenos Aires. So where are average real estate prices in Buenos Aires today in three of the most popular neighborhoods for tourists and foreign investors? Prices Have Fallen Up To 20% & The Real Estate Market Shows Signs Of Life is the headline of …

Uruguay Courting Qatar Airways, Port & Agribusiness Investments

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Uruguay officials are traveling to Qatar this week with several proposals in hand in hopes of strengthening ties with the Middle East state and encouraging more Qatari investment in Uruguay. The first proposal, adding Qatar Airways flights to Montevideo, will probably be implemented the quickest considering the priority of adding new international routes at Carrasco International. “We view the airline …

US$2 Billion Highway Tunnel Below Puerto Madero Could Open In 2016

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A proposed highway tunnel below Puerto Madero could bridge northern and southern auto corridors, alleviate downtown Buenos Aires traffic and spark a new wave of downtown real estate development. If approved, boring machines could begin carving the 2.5 kilometer underground tunnel this year which would connect three major downtown highways by mid-2016 if the project receives both municipal and federal …

Uruguay Infrastructure Projects Among Latin America’s Top 100

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A 2014 survey of Latin America’s most significant new infrastructure projects includes five Uruguay projects ranging from deep water ports to renewable energy to new rail corridors. The Strategic Latin American Infrastructure 2014 Report from CG/LA is a ranking of 100 projects planned over the next three years across 10 sectors in 20 countries with a total combined project value …