Buenos Aires Real Estate Sales Regain Momentum

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The Notary College just released the May real estate sales data for Buenos Aires, and the numbers are a reversal of the cooling trend witnessed in March and April. While sales in those two months eased 0.7% and 1.3%, respectively, sales rose a respectful 6.8% in May compared to the same month in 2010. La Nacion’s Alfredo Sainz says the …

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 …

Election Year Uncertainty Curbs Buenos Aires Real Estate Supply

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With less than six months remaining until the presidential election in October, hundreds of Argentine real estate brokers and developers debated the status quo during a major expo in Cordoba called “Perspectives on the Real Estate Market in an Election Year.” The major takeaway from the event, According to La Voz del Interior, is that the real estate market will …

Argentina Real Estate Sales Rise 16% In First Quarter

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Real estate activity in Argentina maintained a steady pace in the first quarter of 2011 with sales rising 16% according to a Telam article over the weekend. The rise was partially due to continued strength in Argentine agricultural exports, and the popular trend of farmers converting soydollars to bricks. While 16% was the number cited, the Argentina Real Estate Chamber …