NYTimes: Bargains In Buenos Aires, Where Luxury Costs Less

Patrick Archer lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay

Travel writer Michelle Higgins gives New York Times readers a sweeping vista of the myriad bargains awaiting adventure seekers throughout Latin America. (Full Story) Buenos Aires gets extra ink and eye candy considering the sharp price reductions on lodging and dining in the wake of the flu scare earlier this year. Cold and flu season is over in BA, but …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Surge 54%

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, foreign investment, real estate

Real estate developers, interested buyers and a Bariloche-sized avalanche of real estate agents all converge on Buenos Aires next week for SMI 2009, one of the largest real estate expos in South America. The third annual edition of SMI will showcase Buenos Aires condominiums, luxury homes, gated communities, chacras and coastal retreats in Argentina and Uruguay’s Tango Coast. And if this …