South American Real Estate News
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How to buy a property in CHILE

Any individual or corporate body may acquire and possess real estate in CHILEwhether or not they are residents. However, there are some restrictions regarding land located near the boundaries of the country. Chile has strong legal protection for property rights, including secured investments in real property. All sale agreements should be notarized before registration. Failure to register a property transfer makes the contract void. The whole process of registering a property can be completed in around 20 to…

How to get residency in ARGENTINA

  How to get residency in ARGENTINA It can be difficult for a foreigner to carry out the often complicated procedures of getting either full or temporary residency. This is a simple and easy to follow guide of how to go about it and finally be a resident in Argentina. Firstly there are some requirements to become a PERMANENT resident which you should tick off if thinking of applying for. Where to apply Argentinian immigration is overseen by the National Immigration Directorate, a branch of the Ministry of…

Why it is the best time to invest in RIO DE JANEIRO

•   A Global investment hotspot Being part of the economic acronym BRICS, Brazil has become an area looked at for global investment as it has been deemed at a stage of newly advanced economic development, suggesting their economies will catch up to the more developed countries in the next few years to come. •   One of the world’s most beautiful cities and a major tourist destination Photos of Rio de Janeiro are often seen around as it’s stunning and unusual landscape lends itself as a place…

Uruguay continues to impress as yet again named one of best holiday destinations

Uruguay is one of the nine locations chosen by a panel of experts to enjoy the holidays amongst places such as England, Myanmar, The Maya Riviera, Chicago, St. Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean , the Netherlands, the Atlantic Coast of Canada and Orlando in 2012. It is clearly living up to it’s name as this year is was named in the Italian fashion Elle as the ‘New VIP Paradise’. The U.S. chain CNN, who ranked the locations, sought the opinions of the travel specialists: Robert Reid, editor of…

Uruguay produce some of the world’s finest quality olive oil

  Uruguay became on the world’s top ten producers of olive oil last year and they are now preparing for another record harvest. Being in the top 10 for quality will inevitably see 2014’s exports of the produce further increase. It takes a few years for planted olive groves to reach maturity, Uruguay is now seeing it’s planted groves between 2002 to 2008 reach the stage in which they can be used towards the olive oil. Their Olive Producers Association (ASOLUR) has predicted that olive oil production in…

Buenos Aires: The Ultimate City Break

 A city where the past and present collide in a pleasingly effervescent mixture, where the unmistakeable face of Eva Perón still adorns many of the buildings alongside that of her present day equivalent Christina Fernández de Kirchner. A place where one can explore streets lined with ancient colonial bistros that blend with McDonald’s and Starbucks coffee houses and where the memory of past revolution lingers in the air. Buenos Aires by Day No trip to Buenos Aires would be complete without a visit to the…