Buenos Aires Now Among The Cheapest Real Estate In South America

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Buenos Aires real estate prices are among the cheapest in South America, according to a new report of middle and upper-class neighborhoods in major metros. Buenos Aires Has The Cheapest Properties In South America is the headline of Alfredo Sainz’ analysis in today’s La Nacion which reveals “existing apartments in Buenos Aires are 10 to 25% cheaper than in the …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Fall But High-End Segments Soar

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Buenos Aires real estate sales activity posted another double-digit loss compared to 2013, according to the latest monthly report from the Buenos Aires Notary College. Released today, the new report shows Buenos Aires real estate closings fell 15.4% in May compared to the same month in 2013.  But dig a little deeper, and it’s a tale of two markets with …

Buenos Aires Retail Real Estate Sector Is Affordable & Stable

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The Buenos Aires retail real estate sector is showing renewed strength as vacancies fall to the single digits and retailers search from prime space along the city’s most traveled avenues and pedestrian streets. A Stable Climate Along The Main Avenues is how La Nacion describes the retail real estate sector in BA, and the recent wave of new lease agreements …

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 …

Buenos Aires Wins 2014 Sustainable Transportation Award

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The City of Buenos Aires has taken some giant steps forward in becoming a more sustainable city over the past five years. From the introduction of the first Metrobus line to the launch of the EcoBici program, BA is definitely a a more commuter and pedestrian-friendly metro these days….not any easy task for one of the World’s Top 5 MegaCities. Now …