Las Cañitas Neighborhood Grows Up As The Nightlife Moves Out

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The popular Buenos Aires neighborhood of Las Cañitas is taking on more of a family feel as bars, boliches and restaurants leave the barrio once known for its culinary offerings and upscale nightlife. “Las Cañitas in Palermo used to be a required destination when choosing a complete outing including cocktails, dinner and a fashionable nightclub. Everything is so close, often …

Belgrano, Colegiales, Nuñez Top BA Barrio Economic Ranking

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The Buenos Aires trio of Belgrano, Colegiales and Nunez (BCN) came out on top of a citywide ranking of BA barrios based on a variety of economic and quality of life factors. La Nacion’s annual household survey ranks neighborhoods from 1 to 10 on factors like education, employment, health care coverage and infrastructure. The residents of Comuna 13 which includes Belgrano, …

Palermo Hollywood Real Estate Keeps Rolling Out Red Carpet For Investors

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Palermo Hollywood continues to be one of the most attractive neighborhoods in Buenos Aires both for developers as well as real estate investors. Real estate activity in the 47-block barrio and BA Audiovisual District hub bordered by Santa Fe, Juan B. Justo, Dorrego and El Salvador is booming and average prices continue their steady upward trajectory. There are currently 62 …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Closings Decline for Third Consecutive Month

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Real estate sales in the City of Buenos Aires fell for the third consecutive month, as the local market continues to feel the impact of US dollar currency controls imposed November 1 of last year. Closings in Buenos Aires in the month of February were down 18% compared to February 2011, according to the new report from the Buenos Aires …

How Do Buenos Aires Real Estate Prices Compare to Brazil Metros?

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A new report out this month from UADE’s Economics Institute gives us a good feel for average real estate prices for the 14 most popular neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. And while local media chose to cherry-pick the highest number published in the report (Recoleta’s US$262 per square foot for 2-room apartments) the reality is that the median price was US$186 …