The 24-year-old has enjoyed an impressive 2020-21 campaign for the Canaries, contributing 15 goals and 17 assists in 39 league games.
According to Football Insider, Dean Smith’s side have already opened talks with the Championship outfit, and they are confident about signing the Argentine.
Villa are willing to meet the £40m price tag for Buendia who was recently called up by Argentina for the first time.
Aston Villa are planning to sign two Wideman this summer. Aside from Buendia, the Midlands club have identified Burnley’s Dwight McNeil as the primary transfer target.