Farewell to Restrictions on Foreign Ownership of Rural Land in Argentina

Among the 84 pages of the DNU, modifying or repealing over 300 federal laws and regulations is perhaps one of the most significant developments for foreign direct investment: The repeal of the Argentine Rural Land Law. Key Aspects of the Rural Land Law Over the years, the Rural Land Law underwent several changes, tending to be more restrictive under some governments and less restrictive under others, depending on their outlook toward foreign direct investment. Nevertheless, for over 12 years, the law has…

PWC: Doing business in Argentina in 2024

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During 2019-2023, Alberto Fernández was the president of the country. His government faced a pandemic, a war, and a deep drought. Although the economy expanded in 2021 and 2022, several macroeconomic imbalances continued to impact the country. In this sense, by the end of Alberto Fernández’s government period, inflation reached the highest levels since the 1990s, exchange restrictions were significantly increased, the exchange gap reached nearly 200%, and poverty levels finished at 40.1%. In this challenging…

Banco Nación Argentina offers Property Developers Attractive 100% Mortgages

100% of the total investment can be financed. It will be for builders and/or real estate developers with proven track records and experience. Within the framework of the “+Hogares” program, the president of the BNA, Daniel Tillard, announced yesterday the new line of credit for construction companies and developers, which includes financing for 100% of the total investment. This was a truly unexpected event just a few months ago and will surely change the future of the entrepreneurial sector in the medium…

There is increased demand for Argentine farms due to a historic harvest, with interest up by 15%

Rural real estate agents say that, after the low levels of activity in the second half of 2023, the market has recovered due to what could be the third-best harvest in Argentine history. In anticipation of the third-best harvest in history, for which agro-industrial companies would export, according to estimates, between  USD 50,000 million and USD 55,000 million,  the demand for Argentine farms has grown significantly. Although sales and purchases during the first months of the year are usually low due…

1,000,000 acre Argentina Farm offered for sale in San Juan

The largest-ever freehold land block in Argentina, Estancia Punta del Agua, is currently on sale. Situated in the province of San Juan, the estate spans nearly a million acres with extensive agricultural potential. The region contributes significantly to Argentina's GDP, agricultural export, cattle stocks, and agricultural machinery production. Previous barriers to agricultural development might have been resolved due to the infrastructure investment. Listed by the internationally based family that has owned…

Argentine Property Investor and Art Collector Eduardo Costantini gives his thoughts on Argentina’s future

The founder of Consultatio participated in the Real Estate Summit, analyzed the measures taken by the Government, and announced that he is negotiating with a bank to sell one of his projects available with mortgage loans. Creator of Nordelta, founder of Consultatio, art collector, real estate developer and father. These are, perhaps, some of the roles that define Eduardo Costantini, one of the most important Argentine businessmen in the country and in the real estate industry. Within the framework of the…

90% of Neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires see Price Rises in Property Values

in all categories of countries, including Argentina Lifestyle, Argentina-General, and Buenos Aires Residential. In a market slowly showing signs of recovery, studio apartments again show a change in the cycle this month. The property world continues to show signs of recovery, and the prices offered in the city’s neighbourhoods witness this cycle change. This is indicated by the latest Zonaprop report, which shows that the average price per square metre of listing in CABA has increased by 4.3% this year.…

Vaca Muerta Oil Fields Need Urgent Urban Infrastructure

A little over a decade after the exploitation of unconventional hydrocarbon deposits began, Añelo and other small towns experienced rapid development and triggered the generation of new needs. Around 110 kilometres separate the city of Neuquén from Añelo, one of the closest towns to unconventional hydrocarbon deposits and the industry’s base. But the trip is not simple: a caravan of trucks and private vehicles can block routes 7 and 67, and the trip can take up to three hours. In addition, according…

Update on GTSA’s New Digital Property Platform release

Press Release   Hello Our new property website is live, so we start loading properties from the legacy site as soon as possible. Like the newsletter, this site will better enable us to send out information regularly to targeted audiences. Our sponsored newsletter site has been an excellent source of stable subscribers, and we hope the new property one will be as well.     It will also give us the flexibility to promote independent agents’ properties in areas where we have no presence, giving them the…

A Night of Buenos Aires Tango – Stunning Photography

Memories of Buenos Aires Tango Buenos Aires Tango, a set on Flickr. A Tango night photographed by world-renown Frenchman photographer Christian Senat when he was in Buenos Aires visiting Gateway to South America – Buenos Aires. Buenos Aires Tango & Milonga Guide Six Great Tango Shows in Buenos Aires There are many, many tango shows in Buenos Aires. The format is usually a dinner show with a variety of dancers and musicians performing over a period of somewhere between 1.5 and 3 hours. Some are located…

A snapshot of Argentine farming sectors changes

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Where agribusiness goes in Argentina, so does the country. The latest National Survey of Agricultural Producers (ENPA), conducted by the Agribusiness Centre of the Universidad Austral, in partnership with the Centre for Agribusiness at Purdue University (USA), reflects how the farming activity is changing in the view of many producers.  A new model, more capital intensive per hectare, exists now to grow products more integrated into the chain individually or associatively with other producers. They are leaving…

Farmers in Patagonia are in crisis. Sheep and cattle farmers are only thinking of survival. Can the army save them?

Santa Cruz Province in Argentina).- A portal to the polar world has opened on 70% of the surface of the province of Santa Cruz. The severity and inclemency of the extreme cold are dramatically experienced in its southern region, with temperatures reaching 30 C degrees below zero in ranches that, in some cases, have been isolated for a month. “We are in a war scenario,” says infantry colonel Oscar Fierro, deputy commander of the Army garrison in Rio Gallegos. Snow and ice are the enemies to be defeated.…

Five reasons that reveal why it is an excellent time to buy Residential Real Estate in Buenos Aires

The data below shows a bright future in a market that continues to add good news on top of good news. However, prices are coming off a low point, with some back to what they were 20 years ago. The property market continues to show substantial improvement, and several factors reveal that it is still a good time to invest or take refuge in brick-and-mortar. From the decrease in the oversupply of properties and the return of mortgage loans to the reduction of the negotiation margin between the published price…

The Buenos Aires Residential Sales at Six-Year Record

In May 2024, property sales registered their highest value in six years with 4,590 deeds. In the same month last year, there were 3,376 deeds. This meant a year-on-year increase of 36% , according to the report of the College of Notaries of the City of Buenos Aires. In addition, the total transactions reached $346,713 million in the last record. “ The deeds have been rising for four years because we were coming from minimal amounts since the pandemic; in addition, the values ​​fell by 50% in real…

Everything you need to know about Zaha Hadid’s latest designed apartment building in Buenos Aires

A city’s buildings help define its imprint. The Zaha Hadid Buenos Aires is an example of this, as it is a project that reinforces the idea of ​​a city with a resilient spirit through its remarkable height and unconventional style. Conceived by an internationally renowned architect, its construction has overcome some complications but is already underway. If you go to Palermo, you can see how the project is progressing, and if you want to know more, just stay and read on. Who was Zaha Hadid? Zaha…
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