Those fortunate enough to have ownership of a vacation home typically don’t utilize the space year round. However, with assistance from a local property management company, owners can rent out their vacation home to others looking for a respite. In fact, these professionals can wholly oversee the processes of renting, maintaining, and overseeing the upkeep […]
November 1st and 2nd are the days when in Mexico we celebrate the Day of the Dead (El Día de Los Muertos). Although if at first it might sound odd that we celebrate Day of the Dead, it really is a celebration of life and a tribute to all who have passed away.
The restricted zone, according to Article 27 of the Mexican Constitution, is all land located within 100 kilometers of any national border and within 50 kilometers of any ocean. Article 27 of the Constitution states that no foreigner will be allowed to acquire direct title to land within the restricted zone. However, Mexico’s Foreign Investment […]
Okay you’ve purchased the lot that can easily accommodate your dream home, now it is time to build it! How do you choose a builder? Who can you trust? Here are a series of suggested questions to interview and find your partner in this upcoming adventure.
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 […]
By: Leticia Diaz Rivera In order to present your property to the market, an experienced professional real estate agent can advise you on all the details, how to make it look good, clear of clutter, price it right so that the exposure in the market is positive, and give you a clear panorama of the […]
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? […]
When you’re a parent who is moving with children, one of your top priorities is ensuring that the transition is as smooth as possible for your children. Moving across the country and leaving friends, schools, and your home behind can be tough on everyone, especially children. From sticking to your schedule to getting them involved […]
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 […]