Supreme Court To Decide Fate Of US$2 Billion Costa del Plata Megaproject

Patrick Archer buenos aires events, real estate

The Supreme Court Could Decide The Future Of A Multimillion Dollar Project is the headline of Andres Sanguinetti’s article in today’s Cronista which details the setbacks the project has faced over the past six years. The project’s holding company planned to leave 75% of the land open for public use while adhering to the environmental guidelines of the two adjacent …

Buenos Aires Arcos Finding New Life As Dining District

Patrick Archer ba government, buenos aires events, franchises, tourism, us companies, visionaries

It’s one of the best locations in Palermo in terms of entertainment, foot traffic and outdoor activities, but it has sat abandoned for 16 years. A triangle-shaped parcel nestled between the Mitre and San Martin train trestles known as the Paseo de la Infanta is now coming back to life with a public plaza, towering sculpture and several new restaurants …

Nueva Costa del Plata: The US$2 Billion Dollar “Puerto Madero of the South”

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, real estate

The number of waterfront development mega-projects under construction in Buenos Aires just grew to three, and el tercero will be larger than the first two combined. First there was Solares de Santa Maria, the US$900 million island between Puerto Madero and La Boca. Then came Alrio Vicente Lopez, the US$800 million planned, mixed use development on the north side of …

From Jobs to Revenue, Tourism Booming In Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer ba government, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism

The Buenos Aires tourism engine just keeps chugging faster and generating more jobs and revenue in the process, according to a new report from the City of Buenos Aires. The Tourism Board and Ministry of Culture shared the new data at the conclusion of this week’s Expoeventos 2011 at the Centro Costa Salguero. Tourism in Buenos Aires is a multi-billion …