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

Beware the Coyotes

Before You Choose Your Real Estate Agent

We make choices every day. They need to be informed ones.  President Kennedy said: “We choose to stay with the comfort of opinion rather than the discomfort of thought.” A recent discussion with a seller made me realize she needed to become aware of misunderstandings which could happen by her not understanding Mexican immigration and tax requirements. In this local real estate market, working nationals and foreigners should all be registered as doing a business and should pay taxes to Hacienda or the Mexican IRS.  However, there are people who choose not to be registered and illegally earn income they do not report.

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