Flight to Quality Boosting Buenos Aires Real Estate Values

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The famous “refugio de valor” or flight to value had a positive impact on Buenos Aires real estate values in July, according to a new study from the Universiad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE). The study examined real estate classified ads published both online and in broker publications during the month of July and found price increases between 1 to …

Subte Expansion Drives Buenos Aires Real Estate Development

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Of all the amenities Buenos Aires property buyers look for, one of the most valuable is actually state-owned and underground. The Buenos Aires Subte transports well over 1.5 million passengers a day along six lines, and Micaela Vacca of La Razon says future underground stations are shaping the residential and commercial landscape of the barrios above. “The opening of new …

Interior Motives: Argentina Real Estate Values Rise in Rosario, Cordoba

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When it comes to Argentina, most foreign real estate investors focus primarily on Buenos Aires and secondarily on more tourist-oriented destinations with great natural amenities like Bariloche, Carilo, Mendoza or Salta. Often overlooked in the property shuffle are the second and third-largest cities in Argentina: Cordoba and Rosario, with populations of 1.3 million and 1.2 million, respectively. In making the case …

Hogar Dulce Hogar: Buenos Aires Homes Holding Value

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While most of the analysis and data in our Real Estate channel centers on apartments and condominiums, La Nacion reminds us of the often overlooked values lurking in neighborhoods throughout Buenos Aires: homes. Patient and discriminating househunters can often find attractive, reasonably-priced homes scattered in and around the multiple new construction mid-rises in BA. When considering the purchase of an …

City of Buenos Aires Construction Activity Rises 10%

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Recent headlines regarding Buenos Aires real estate sales activity have been improving steadily this year, and La Nacion says builders are starting to feel equally optimistic. During the first five months of 2010, the construction industry posted a 10% increase in new projects under development, while the sale of condominiums and single-family homes advanced 7.1%, according to the Universidad Argentina …