Cordoba, Argentina is becoming one of the more popular places to buy Argentinian real estate. Real estate in Cordoba, Argentina is priced very competitively for foreign investors, especially when compared to prices in the US or in Europe.
After an economic collapse in 2001, Argentina's economy is again on the rise. In fact, the economy saw tremendous gains in the last quarter of 2010, and has seen even more growth in the first quarter of this year.
Since the economic collapse, real estate in Cordoba, Argentina and the rest of the country has been priced at all time record lows. But, as the economy grows, we are seeing a significant rise in Cordoba real estate prices. New development is starting after years of stagnation in the construction industry.
For the foreign investor, however, real estate in Cordoba, Argentina still comes at a very good price. Though the market has started to rebound, it has not come close to the prices that Americans and Europeans are used to paying in their home countries.
Argentina is a country that has a lot to offer the foreign investor besides good prices. The country is beautiful, the people are friendly and the climate is perfect. It's a wonderful place to own a home, a piece of investment property or to retire. The cost of living is fairly low, so you'll be able to get good value for your dollar in all your transactions.
If you want to purchase real estate in Cordoba, Argentina, it's important that you consult with a professional realtor. Though there are no restrictions on foreigners who want to invest in Argentina, the process may be quite different than what you've come to expect, and you'll need the advice of a professional, especially if you don't speak Spanish. Be prepared, for example, for the fact that basically all real estate transactions in Argentina take place in cash. Don't expect that you'll be able to have your bank wire transfer the money to Argentina at closing. You will need to show up at the closing table with the cash for the transaction. If you need a loan to cover the cost of the property, you'll need to take care of that in your home country.
While the real estate process in Argentina is a little strange for many foreign investors, you'll find that the country is quite welcoming to visitors, and that the process for making Argentina your home is quite simple.
Real estate in Cordoba, Argentina, is a great choice for many investors, and even with the market rise of the last year, you stand to make a good amount of money on your investment. Combine the low prices with the fact that you pay no capital gains on your real estate here when you sell, and you have a great combination for a profitable real estate investment.
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