BCS Market Report – 1st. Semester 2018

BCS Market Report – 1st. Semester 2018

Coldwell Banker Riveras is committed to present you usable and up-to-date information about the real estate market in Baja California Sur, which is why we’d like to share with you what was sold, price ranges and what type of properties are moving in Baja.

Why having a Property & Community Manager matters.

Why having a Property & Community Manager matters.

By: Cristina Chowath Let me tell you a little story. Almost 5 years ago I became a “real adult” and bought my first property, a cute little condo in a condominium complex really close to downtown. Naïve as I was, I was more concerned about what colors to paint my living room than who was […]

Remodeling an abandoned house

Remodeling an abandoned house

By: Fernando Felix – Arquitect It was the first time at the property with a Coldwell Banker Riveras agents and a potential buyer. They needed a professional house inspection to answer a very clear request: “Is this investment worth it? Should we buy it or not?” One look at the house and I thought: Why? […]

Pedregal Living

Pedregal Living

By: Emilio de Antuñano Maurer — Architect Much has already been said about Baja California Sur´s beauty and history so I´m going to focus on the residential development of Pedregal de Cabo San Lucas which, thirty years ago I saw for the first time. Back then, there wasn´t much to discover. The urban zone of […]

History Walk in Todos Santos

History Walk in Todos Santos

By Alvaro Colindres Todos Santos is an oasis in the Baja desert, home to hundreds of national and foreign families… and an integral piece of history of the southern Baja Peninsula. Part of its magic resides in its charming streets and colorful and historic buildings mixed with newer constructions designed and built by talented professionals. […]

“…From Tequila your Mezcal…”

“…From Tequila your Mezcal…”

By: Luis Miguel Dorador There are countless legends that tell the tale of the origin of mezcal, but all agree that it comes from the heart of the goddess Mayahuel (“metl” which surrounds the maguey and “yahualli” round in Nahuatl). The elixir that flowed from her heart had the special gift of making a human […]

All About Pescadero & Playa Cerritos

All About Pescadero & Playa Cerritos

Pescadero (official name, El Pescadero) is a very small town located less than an hour north of Cabo San Lucas and fifteen minutes south of Todos Santos. Once a kicked back farming community, it is now becoming a popular place for retirees and ex-pats from the U.S. and Canada. The area is bustling with development although it really […]

Top 10 Things to Know About Buying a Second Home

Top 10 Things to Know About Buying a Second Home

Demand for second homes remains healthy despite a slow housing market. With homebuyers enjoying an advantage in many markets, now may be the time to buy that second home. Whether you’re dreaming of paradise or profit, master these 10 tips for a smart investment. Resist the urge to impulse buy. Don’t come back from vacation […]