VanityBA: A Summer Escape to Jose Ignacio and A Luxurious Tale of Two Viks

Patrick Archer creative class, culture, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, vanityba, visionaries

With Punta del Este gearing up for New Year’s festivities and the full-on rush of High Season, InvestBA and VanityBA spend a week in Jose Ignacio at the iconic Estancia Vik and Playa Vik, both featured in the new issue of InvestBA Privada. For more information about living and investing in Uruguay, simply complete the form below. [gravityform id=55 name=Living& …

Abandoned Punta del Este Hotel Sells For $10 Million

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, uruguay

An abandoned high-rise on Punta del Este’s main drag will be reincarnated thanks to an investor group led by local architect Vito Atijas. Marcelo Gallardo of El Pais says the 17-story property which many locals and visitors remember as the Melia Hotel Punta del Este was purchased for US$10 million. The sale includes the hotel and the adjacent commercial properties …