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

Transparency in Mexican Real Estate

Importance of Fair Market Value

Those of us living in Mexico from other parts of North America probably take the concept of fair market value for granted.  We assume that this measure of value is used in other markets and other countries. Actually, it is not common outside of the USA or Canada to have sold market data.  In order to have information about sales prices and to adjust for differences in properties, data must be available.

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TAKING RESPONSIBILITY

What Rights and Representation Do Buyers and Sellers Deserve?

This article is about pre-construction, new developments, as well as resales. There is a particular ethical and moral way in which buyers and sellers should deal with each other, and most of the time, the person who has to keep the negotiation on this level is the agent (agents) involved.

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What to expect from your agent

Taking Responsibility: What Rights and Representation Do Condo Buyers and Sellers Deserve?

This article is about all condos: pre-construction, new developments, as well as resales. There is a particular ethical and moral way in which buyers and sellers should deal with each other, and most of the time, the person who has to keep the negotiation on this level is the agent (agents) involved. This is our responsibility to recognize and require that everyone involved work on the highest level of reason and fairness.

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New Year’s Resolutions

For the world, that all countries follow some form of fiscal and social responsibility.  In the big picture, racism and separatism will isolate us rather than benefit us. Education in Mexico is a priority. Lack of education of its citizens harms everyone in the country.  Low wages serve the rich well, but keep the poor from learning better skills to raise their standard of living.

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