Why Buenos Aires is an attractive designation for retirees

Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city known for its European charm, rich cultural heritage, and thriving arts scene. With its sunny climate, affordable cost of living, and welcoming people, Buenos Aires has become a popular destination for retirees looking to spend their golden years in an exciting and stimulating environment. This article will explore the many attractions that make Buenos Aires an ideal retirement place. Culture and Entertainment Buenos Aires is a city…

The six neighbourhoods of Buenos Aires with the most significant supply and demand for temporary rentals

Did you know that six neighbourhoods in Buenos Aires have the highest demand for temporary rentals? These areas have a booming real estate market and offer ample opportunities for short-term rentals. Palermo, Recoleta, San Nicolás, Belgrano, Retiro, and Monserrat are the hotspots for temporary rentals in the city. Don’t believe us? The Real Estate Monitor conducted a study and found that these neighbourhoods account for most temporary rental properties. Using AIRDNA as a source, the study revealed that…

Argentina: The impact of the devaluation on residential sales and the fine print of the new stamp duty tax

Specialists now speak of a “slight recovery” of the market, but the fever experienced in August to October that is beginning to cool down after the elections. October once again smiled on the real estate market. Despite going through a change of government, with the uncertainty that this implies, 2023 was positive for purchasing and selling properties. The city of Buenos Aires is a clear example of the trend, since in the 11th month of the year, 4,068 operations were carried out. The number is celebrated…

Argentine-owned Buquebus has under construction the largest 100% electric high-speed catamaran ferry in the world

Shipbuilders Incat Tasmania has begun constructing what they claim will be the world’s largest electric ferry boat. The 130-meter-long unit has been ordered by Buquebús, which offers passenger services between Buenos Aires and the Uruguayan ports of Colonia and Montevideo through the Río de la Plata. It was reported to have room for 2,100 travellers and 226 vehicles. Buquebus is owned by Argentine Juan Carlos López Mena Plans for the ninth Incat vessel to join the Buquebus fleet were originally announced…

Recently appointed President Javier Milei has passed a “mega decree” that includes the repealing the land foreign ownership rules

The Government will remove the rule that in 2011 limited the sale of fields to foreigners. This law is amongst the 200 pages of other modified or removed to fire up Argentina’s economy and remove the damage that 70 years of Peronism have done to one of the world’s most important economies. These points, among others, are contained in the megadecree of necessity and urgency that the Government will announce. This Wednesday, according to reports, President Javier Milei will…

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…

Entering South America – 7 Essential Tips to make your life easier

Our top tips are based on our experience assisting hundreds of companies enter the Latin American Region and are directly relevant to many of the legal and operating issues that you are likely to encounter. Understanding the different issues will be the difference between a successful entry and one that is filled with stress and problems.   Tailor your Company’s constitutional documents

 A company’s articles of association set out the formalities relating to the composition of the board of directors…

Lifestyle House Hunting in Argentina could get you a bargain, but wait six months and you will miss out

The housing market has sharply declined along with the Argentine peso in many of the prime lifestyle locations in Argentina over the past few years, but now there is a new paradigm.  Javier Milei, Argentina’s new liberal president, is changing the rules, and we expect Argentina to boom after a serious adjustment. A good example is what is happening in Mendoza. Luján de Cuyo is a small town in the western province, a wine-producing region celebrated for its abundant Malbec grapes. It sits at the eastern…

The Javier Milei President Effect in Argentina: the reasons why the market expects an increase in property prices

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Milei’s victory in the presidential elections excites the real estate market, and an increase in property prices is predicted. The Milei government will begin its administration with a tailwind that will push the real estate market forward. “ We have been sensing a kind of end of the cycle because, since the middle of this year, we have observed many more consultations and the completion of more operations. In both cases, a renewed look at the country’s future and the potential of the so-called…

On Arroyo Street: there is a new luxury hotel in Buenos Aires in a historic building

The Mihanovich Building, where the once elegant Sofitel hotel once operated, will reopen its doors in January as a new luxury hotel: Casa Lucía. For 15 years, the iconic Sofitel hotel stood as a benchmark of elegance and luxury in the Retiro neighbourhood. On the imposing Arroyo Street, full of art galleries, design shops, restaurants, award-winning bars and embassies, this iconic establishment marked its presence in one of the most impressive historical buildings in the city. After the Cabezas family failed…

San Telmo in Buenos Aires, a neighbourhood that was among the least profitable for investors, has changed

In a few months, San Telmo went from being an unprofitable option for investors to being one of the neighbourhoods with the highest returns; the reason for this change. In the heart of Buenos Aires, the San Telmo neighbourhood surprised locals and strangers with a notable change in the profitability of its apartments. From going unnoticed as a less profitable option, this historic corner became the new protagonist of the real estate game, offering opportunities that few expected. Until a few months ago,…

Our View of the Latin American Real Estate Market in 2023/4

An improvement is expected in 2023 in the real estate indicators for the region, mainly the offices. Hybrid and plug and -play will continue to be the trend. There will also be an increase in stability and availability of rental properties, as well as a positive absorption. In the case of industry, there will be a continuation of healthy inertia along with an optimistic projection. According to the 2023 Outlook of the real estate markets, compiled by Newmark Latin America. This analysis highlights that Argentina,…

This is the most Parisian street in all of Buenos Aires: it has the best cafes, and it is where the most renowned art galleries are located

Buenos Aires is characterised by its neighbourhoods of French architecture. Each one of them is completely different when it comes to going through them. For example, in the Retiro neighbourhood, there is Calle Arroyo, one of the most beautiful streets in the city. Over time, this art centre managed to become one of the places in the city that manages to attract the attention of all tourists who decide to visit Buenos Airesl. WHAT IS ARROYO STREET LIKE? Arroyo Street is one of the most picturesque in Buenos…

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We offer South American real estate investment opportunities in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. We know buying South American Real Estate has specific rules for foreign citizens, rules we are familiar with and have worked with extensively. This is why we have created a programme to guide international buyers through purchasing real estate in South America, from finding properties for sale to helping clients comply with the required paperwork and legal procedures. South American News And…

These residential areas of Buenos Aires are in a boom, and that will precipitate a change in the property cycle of the local real estate market

The return to the office of workers cooled the demand for green, and the southern area of the city of Buenos Aires was the only one that registered record sales. The real estate market was going through one of the worst stages in terms of the low number of operations but, paradoxically, construction is experiencing a construction boom in the City of Buenos Aires and its surroundings. This phenomenon has its explanation: developers want to take advantage of a construction cost, in US dollars, that is at the…
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