Buenos Aires Tech District Now Home To 155 Companies

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New construction activity may have ground to a halt in more developed areas of Buenos Aires, but that’s not the case in the Buenos Aires Tech District.. The Buenos Aires Tech District and the generous tax incentives associated with launching or relocating a company in the district are spurring new commercial and residential construction, as well as the renovation of …

Startups, Seed Accelerators Gravitate To Palermo Hollywood

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Lights! Camera! Seed Capital! The path to becoming the next Instagram or Twitter may pass through perennially cool and increasingly tech-centric Palermo Hollywood. Silicon Valley Is Emerging In The Coolest Neighborhood In Buenos Aires is the headline of Fernando Gutiérrez’s report in today’s El Observador chronicling the recent influx of tech startups and seed accelerators in Palermo Hollywood and simultaneous surge in the …

Pent-up Demand Among Buenos Aires Home Buyers Crashes Website

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The City of Buenos Aires took an innovative step toward making home ownership a reality for thousands of young portenos this week with the launch of Primera Casa BA. The program offers low-interest financing (“low” in Argentina being 7.5 to 14%) to first-time home buyers in the City of Buenos Aires. The program just launched Monday, and the response was …

Buenos Aires Tech District Welcomes 100th Company, Property Values Rising

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The Buenos Aires neighborhood of Parque Patricios is quickly becoming a hip haven for tech companies, young professionals and small service-oriented businesses hoping to cater to the new incoming wave of tech talent. At the core of the barrio, the City of Buenos Aires Technology District is the magnet which is attracting the talent and simultaneously revitalizing the neighborhood. Clarin’s …

Tata Announces Major Investment in Buenos Aires

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India’s largest IT services and outsourcing firm, Tata Consultancy Services, today announced the opening of a new global delivery center in Buenos Aires. The 100,000 square foot facility, which will be Tata’s first SAP Center of Excellence in Latin America, will initially house 250 IT consulting professionals and ultimately 1,400. The announcement was a major first step toward GCBA’s (Government …