For Argentina Real Estate, The Smart Money Looks To The Interior

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism, us companies, wine & vineyards

Buenos Aires has been the belle of Argentina’s real estate ball for the past few years, but more foreign investors are beginning to discover the charms of the country’s interior provinces. In a sweeping north-to-south survey of markets with US$800 million in new projects under development, Cronista’s Lorena Obiol says Rosario, Cordoba, Mendoza, Bariloche and San Martii­n de los Andes …

Election Year Uncertainty Curbs Buenos Aires Real Estate Supply

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, real estate

With less than six months remaining until the presidential election in October, hundreds of Argentine real estate brokers and developers debated the status quo during a major expo in Cordoba called “Perspectives on the Real Estate Market in an Election Year.” The major takeaway from the event, According to La Voz del Interior, is that the real estate market will …

15 Months of Rising Demand for Buenos Aires Real Estate

Patrick Archer average prices, buenos aires events, foreign investment, real estate

Fifteen months ago, the Buenos Aires real estate market moved into positive territory after fourteen straight months of negative prior year comparisons. We characterized the first positive month (December 2009) as Something to Build On, and the prices of new and used properties in the majority of BA barrios have been rising ever since. Looking forward, La Nacion’s Alfredo Sainz …

Argentina Real Estate Sales Rise 16% In First Quarter

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, real estate

Real estate activity in Argentina maintained a steady pace in the first quarter of 2011 with sales rising 16% according to a Telam article over the weekend. The rise was partially due to continued strength in Argentine agricultural exports, and the popular trend of farmers converting soydollars to bricks. While 16% was the number cited, the Argentina Real Estate Chamber …

Lifestyle Trends Reflected in Buenos Aires Real Estate

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, lifestyle, real estate

What happens when your residential square footage practically doubles while your population stays roughly unchanged over a decade? Well, in the case of Buenos Aires, the real estate market thrives, new inventory is absorbed, and new product offerings reflect the shifting demographics of the porteno population: living longer, waiting longer to get married, looking for rental income or getting separated …