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

Dealing with Culture Shock

Living in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

If you are living here in Mexico for several months or longer, you will most likely experience at some point a degree of culture shock. Many times, a very simple experience or interchange with a national, can throw you into alienation, confusion, or surprise from encountering unfamiliar surroundings.  This is a normal reaction. You can overcome the feeling by practicing patience and keeping a sense of humor.  You will find that getting enough rest and physically adjusting to the climate goes a long way in your mental attitude in adapting to a different culture and your ability to cope.

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Cultural What?

Living in Mexico – Keys to Success

If you are living here in Mexico for several months or longer, you will most likely experience at some point a degree of culture shock.

Many times, a very simple experience or interchange with a national, can throw you into alienation, confusion, or surprise from encountering unfamiliar surroundings.  This is a normal reaction. 

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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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Pros and Cons

Buying New Construction or Resale

Buying a Resale. This is the most straightforward way to buy a condo. Advantages include: You can see what you’re buying. You don’t have to imagine how it will look from a floor plan. There is no wait. You get to move in as soon as you close.

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