CBRE: Buenos Aires Office Space Costs A Fraction of Tokyo, London

Patrick Archer competitiveness, foreign investment, real estate

CB Richard Ellis just released their semi-annual survey of global office rents, and the news won’t come as a surprise to multinationals with offices in Buenos Aires and other international hubs. Of the 179 markets surveyed, there was a 7.7% decline in office rents, almost 50 markets posted double-digit declines, and 40 markets actually posted year-over-year increases. The most expensive …

BMW in Buenos Aires: The Ultimate Driving and Earnings Machine

Patrick Archer foreign investment, lifestyle

Latin America Poised to Recover From Crisis Faster Than U.S. The week got off to a bullish start with that takeaway headline from the FELABAN Banker’s Conference in Miami. FELABAN President Ricardo Marino summarized, “Latin America was one of the last regions to be affected by the crisis. It will be one of the first to recover.” Now some corporate …

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 …