Buying an Apartment in Montevideo’s Ciudad Vieja (Old City)

Would you like to know about a historic district where you can still find apartments at reasonable prices? It’s Montevideo’s Ciudad Vieja (Old City) in Uruguay. Ciudad Vieja is the original eight-by-14-block site where Montevideo was founded in 1730. Today, it’s one of 62 neighborhoods in a city that’s grown to 1.4 million people...

Getting Your Residence in Uruguay

To apply for residence in Uruguay you must be in the country, this is perfect for those that try out the country and decide to stay. Uruguay’s Dirección Nacional de Migración (DNM, or Immigration) is the government office that deals with residence matters. The complete process for obtaining permanent residence takes 12 and 24 months in addition to the time it takes to obtain the necessary documents.