New Buenos Aires World Trade Center To Open In Puerto Madero

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, real estate

Manhattan has one. Santiago has one. Montevideo has one. And now Buenos Aires will have its own World Trade Center to be located in Dock One of Puerto Madero. The announcement was made this week between the World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) and the developer of the recently completed Madero Harbour which the WTC Buenos Aires will call home. La …

Alvear Tower Puerto Madero Will Be Tallest Building in Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer aruba, average prices, buenos aires events, competitiveness, hotels & casinos, real estate

Puerto Madero has always been a Buenos Aires neighborhood full of superlatives, some grounded in reality and others bordering on urban legend. Now the newest high-rise-kid-on-the-dique will definitely stir the anti-development pot and set a record for the tallest building in Buenos Aires. Grupo Alvear will invest US$130 million to build the Alvear Tower Puerto Madero, a 54-story residential tower …

Only 28% of Puerto Madero High-Rise Units Are Occupied

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate

That statistic according to Clari­n in the latest analysis of the high-profile BA neighborhood. InvestBA reported in December on the recent pullback in closing prices for Puerto Madero units, and now 2010 Census data shed additional light on the high ratio of investor-owned units in some of BA’ s most expensive high-rise condominiums. The numbers, culled from the 2010 Census, …

Madero Harbour Development Coming Soon to Puerto Madero

Patrick Archer arts & entertainment, buenos aires events, lifestyle, real estate, vanityba

In March 2011, the doors of Puerto Madero’s first shopping center, aptly named Madero Harbour, will open to the public. In addition to 120 luxury retailers and service providers, the $75 million center being developed by GNV Group will include a supermarket (Puerto Madero’s first), a gym, several restaurants and movie theaters, satisfying a huge demand that exists in the …

Buenos Aires Real Estate Market Showing Strength

Patrick Archer foreign investment, real estate

A story we’ve monitored closely since the end of last year is the recovery of the Buenos Aires real estate sector. After an abysmal 2009, December finally offered a positive note; a trend that continued during the first four months of this year. Now the newly-released housing data for May suggest BA’s property rebound is in full swing. According to …