Swiss Investors Drawn to Buenos Aires Real Estate

Patrick Archer aruba, foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate

A group of 50 executives from Switzerland came to Argentina last week to explore opportunities in the Buenos Aires real estate market. Several members of the group like Hans-Peter Bauer have already invested millions of dollars in the acquisition of BA raw land and properties, according to Telam. Bauer says his group plans to increase their stake in Buenos Aires …

Buenos Aires Is “Very Important” to Delta Airlines

Patrick Archer foreign investment, tourism, us companies

Delta Airlines and Argentina’s national carrier, Aerolineas Argentinas, have announced a codesharing agreement for flights connecting Miami and Atlanta with Buenos Aires in addition to service to 22 new cities in the U.S. and Argentina. In an interview with Telam, Delta’s Director of Sales said BA is a “very important” Latin American destination for the Atlanta-based carrier. “Argentina is the …

For Argentina Real Estate, The Smart Money Looks To The Interior

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, real estate, tourism, us companies, wine & vineyards

Buenos Aires has been the belle of Argentina’s real estate ball for the past few years, but more foreign investors are beginning to discover the charms of the country’s interior provinces. In a sweeping north-to-south survey of markets with US$800 million in new projects under development, Cronista’s Lorena Obiol says Rosario, Cordoba, Mendoza, Bariloche and San Martii­n de los Andes …

Argentina Real Estate Sales Rise 16% In First Quarter

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, real estate

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 …