Uruguay Real Estate Expo To Showcase Over 200 New Projects

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, uruguay

Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay and Culture Capital of Latin America, becomes the regional real estate magnet this week when it plays host to the First Annual Uruguay Real Estate Expo. Uruguay Real Estate 2013 begins this morning and runs through Saturday at the Laboratorio Tecnologico del Uruguay (LATU). The event is expected to draw thousands of real estate brokers, …

Commercial Real Estate In Montevideo’s Ciudad Vieja

Patrick Archer aruba, competitiveness, foreign investment, real estate, uruguay

One week after we touted the new wave of commercial investment in Montevideo’s Ciudad Vieja, a new article surfaces explaining why half of all Montevideo companies still prefer the Old Town. “This neighborhood has all of the government offices, the headquarters for the country’s major banks, the major law firms, accounting firms, the Port and all Customs-related businesses. This makes …

Commercial Investors Seize Bargains In Montevideo’s Ciudad Vieja

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate, uruguay, visionaries

It’s the Montevideo neighborhood with the highest concentration of turn-of-the-century historic properties, and (fortunately for admirers of such properties) it’s also one of the most affordable barrios in the Uruguay capital city. The Ciudad Vieja or Old Town is a roughly one-hundred block area at the westernmost tip of Montevideo. The barrio is bordered on the north by the Port …

Montevideo Named Best City For Retirement In Latin America

Patrick Archer aruba, competitiveness, culture, global rankings, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

Montevideo is the most friendly city in Latin America for retirees and soon-to-be-retirees, according to a new report from America Economia. The annual ranking of the region’s most senior-friendly metros also includes Miami, considering South Florida is a popular retirement destination for many upper and upper middle class Latin Americans. Montevideo tied Miami for first place as the most friendly destination …

Uruguay Casinos On Pace For Another Record Year

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, aruba, hotels & casinos, real estate, uruguay

We’re only eleven days away from the beginning of the 2012-2013 season, according to a new story in Argentinas’ El Diaro del Juego. Summer season? No, Casino Season. Uruguay actually has a “Casino Season,” and the 2012-2013 kickoff event will be a lavish affair next Friday at the historic Argentino Hotel in the coastal town of Piriapolis. And according to …