Everything you need to know about buying and selling real estate in Mexico, Puerto Vallarta, and the Banderas Bay region

Your Purchase And Sale Price Are Recorded In Mexican Pesos

Currencies and Real Estate in Mexico

Now that I have your attention: I want to explain some concepts which I hope will make the experience of buying and selling Mexican properties more understandable. You, as a seller can agree to receive the proceeds of a sale in Mexican pesos, US or Canadian dollars, or any currency.

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Choosing a New and Different Lifestyle

Benefits and Challenges of Living in Puerto Vallarta

Climate and Lifestyle. One of the main benefits of living in the Bay, has been the easy pace or life-style and the weather. Warm weather is always on the list as an important benefit and reason to live here.  Without sunny days, blue skies, and other positives; one might not consider other benefits.  A slower pace, a more leisurely life-style, the presence of kind and friendly people, would not be the same in a cold, overcast place.

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Financing Your Puerto Vallarta Home Purchase

Are Mortgages Available in Mexico?

Americans are used to leverage of mortgages, and do not typically put all cash into a purchase. In Mexico, many foreigners use refinancing of properties in their home country to buy properties here for cash.

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What Documentation and Paperwork Will You Need?

Selling Your Puerto Vallarta Property

You have discovered that your address or name in the deed does not match what is on your phone or electric bill.  Yes, the bills get to you or to the person who pays them, but this mistake can be a problem when you decide to sell. The system we usually follow before we decide to sell doesn’t have the checks and balances it should.

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