South America

Beaches and fiestas, with an added element of sophistication…

The Best Bargain Turn-Key Investment In Bogotá To Earn Passive Income

Skyline of downtown Bogota, Colombia.

Bogotá Bounces Back—Own In This Foodie Haven For Less Than US$50,000 Would you rather continue with your life as it is or restart it? Would you rather always be traveling or never travel again? Would you rather go back to pre-internet days or make do with dial-up? Ouch! Just thinking about that old dial-up screech …

The Best Bargain Turn-Key Investment In Bogotá To Earn Passive Income Read More »

Acquiring A Second Residency Through Property Investment

A woman sits on the steps of a house in Cartagena, Colombia.

On Aug. 7, 1974, Frenchman Philippe Petit made headlines when, in the space of 45 minutes, he crossed four times between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. And, he didn’t just walk—the 24-year-old high-wire artist danced and lay down on the wire, too, balance pole in hand. Whether you look on it as …

Acquiring A Second Residency Through Property Investment Read More »

What Colombia Looks Like After COVID-19 And Its New Opportunities

Aerial view of Medellin at night with residential and office buildings.

Last week Liz Larroquette updated you on all the latest from the property scene in Panama City. (If you missed it, you can catch up here.) This week we move a little farther south… Former Overseas Property Alert Editor—and full-time resident of Medellín, Colombia, for the past six years—Wendy Howarter reports below on the big opportunities on offer …

What Colombia Looks Like After COVID-19 And Its New Opportunities Read More »

Investing In Brazil Should Be Your Next Move, Here’s Why

Fortaleza, Ceara State, Brazil

My colleague Kat Kalashian recently wrote about the many benefits of living near water… A few years back, Kat realized that, wherever in the world she decides to call home, it must be near a stretch of water… ocean, lake, or river. I’m with Kat. But for me, only the ocean will do. Right now, my …

Investing In Brazil Should Be Your Next Move, Here’s Why Read More »

Exclusive Discount On Cartagena Pre-Construction Houses

cartagena colombia harbour and city view

Over the past two years, we’ve been highlighting Colombia as a place where U.S.-dollar-holders have increased buying power. Now, that currency advantage just got better… Between a drop in oil prices (Colombia’s bread and butter) and the coronavirus threatening the economy, the Colombian peso has taken another dive against the greenback. Just one month ago, …

Exclusive Discount On Cartagena Pre-Construction Houses Read More »

A Guide To Property In Bohemian Palermo, Buenos Aires

A street scene in Palermo, Buenos Aires

For its striking architecture, deep history, and cultural sophistication, Buenos Aires has long been touted as “the Paris of South America.” Today, though, thanks to worldwide media coverage, it’s even easier to draw comparisons between the gilets jaunesdisrupting the flow of business in The City of Light… and angry porteños taking to the streets in the name of …

A Guide To Property In Bohemian Palermo, Buenos Aires Read More »