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Live the lifestyle of your choice in the stunningly beautiful Bay of Banderas, which comprises over 50 miles of pristine coastline between Yelapa, Jalisco to the south and Rincon de Guayabitos, Nayarit to the north.

Not only do we enjoy peace and tranquility, weather on par with Hawaii's, lushly undulating mountains ripe with flora and fauna, beaches ideal for every water sport and some of the world's best fishing, but the sophisticated restaurants, shops, services and infrastructure of Puerto Vallarta.

The smart way to check out the scene is to rent a furnished place for a while. In all shapes and sizes with all amenities - or just basic, if you prefer - no need to spend a fortune on hotels while you look around. Go to rentals at this site and see what we mean!

Home, villa & condo rentals, concierge services and property management.

Foreigners can own property along the coast by having a bank as trustee. Puerto Vallarta has had a real estate association for several years and in May, 2000, the Banderas Board of Realty was formed to bind its member agents to ethics and standards. Several English-speaking lawyers capably handle real estate transactions, some of whom have been trained both here and in the U.S.

Housing runs the gamut, from funky little Mexican-style bungalows starting at around $100k USD to nicely furnished beachfront condos at $200k and up, to million dollar homes so architecturally stunning they've been featured in Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous and are priced accordingly.

Not in a position to make the move down here yet? You might consider investing in a lot while prices are still accessible and building later. Or buying and then renting for those months you can't be here.

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Linda Neil Presents Buying Mexico Real Estate Webinar
John K. Glaab

On Wednesday, April 23rd at 7:00 pm CDT, Linda Neil of The Settlement Company will be giving an informative online presentation on acquiring real estate in Mexico. She will give an overview of the market, as well as discuss the key issues associated with the purchase process.

New and Revised Tax Requirements for Foreign Investors
Grace Ramirez

As the world becomes more digitalized and more integrated, our fiscal duties also become more transparent. There have been many changes in each of our respective countries of residence's new and revised tax requirements and, at tax time, it is best to be prepared.

Thinking About Buying Puerto Vallarta Real Estate?
Josie Gonzalez

For many, the thought of purchasing real estate in Mexico is frightening due to a lack of knowledge of the laws, language, and customs. The right realtor can help you put those fears to rest and on the road to fulfilling your dreams of owning a piece of paradise.

Retirees and Investors Flock to 2014 Mexi-Go! Expo

Baby-Boomers worldwide are beginning to search for viable warm weather retirement destinations. At Mexi-Go! 2014, a one day Mexico Real Estate and Retirement Expo held in Calgary on March 15th, 1,400 Canadians learned more about Mexican investment and recreational properties.

Holden Furniture and Design Receives 2014 Houzz Award

Vallarta's Holden Furniture and Design has been awarded 'Best of Houzz' by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. PV's premier destination for luxury home interiors was chosen by the more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community.

Cabin Life in Jalisco Near Puerto Vallarta - Part 2
David Kimball

My wife and I recently spent our first night in our new, sweet pine smelling, model cabin in the Tierra Alta eco-development. It is located in the very beautiful oak forested foothills near the mountain town of El Tuito, less than an hour from Puerto Vallarta's South Shore.

House Hunters International Spotlights Vallarta Tonight
Timothy Real Estate Group

Puerto Vallarta will once again be spotlighted in a brand new episode of House Hunters International featuring Timothy Real Estate Group. Tonight, for the third time, the HGTV hit television show will promote Mexico’s most popular resort and retirement destination.

Tierra Alta Development in El Tuito gets Rave Reviews

'The turnout at the Launch Event last month for the Tierra Alta in El Tuito was better than we could have hoped for,' said listing agent Wayne Franklin from Tropicasa Realty. By all accounts the reviews of this eco-friendly cabin development near Puerto Vallarta were glowing.

Mannmade Mexico Design Gallery Opens in Old Town
Sheila Cohen

Part time resident and serious enthusiast of Puerto Vallarta, designer Louise Mann, has opened a unique design gallery in the heart of Old Town. The gallery space will be rotating unique furniture, fixtures, textiles and other treasures - all made in Mexico, of course.

This Month's Hot Property at Tropicasa Realty
Punta Esmeralda 202 in Conchas Chinas

Walking distance to one of the most scenic beaches on Banderas Bay, this 'turn-key' condominium is fully-furnished in a casually elegant style, and is a 'must-see' for the discriminating buyer wanting security, location, great views and luxury details at a reasonable price.

2014 Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Fair a Huge Success!
Laura Gelezunas

A generous amount of free information was given out at the Second Annual Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Fair sponsored by Timothy Real Estate Group. The outdoor event was held at the Rivera Molino Plaza on Vallarta's South side from 9 am to 2 pm on Saturday, February 15, 2014.

The ABCs of Capital Gains Taxes on Mexican Properties
Wayne Franklin

The constant about tax laws is that they are constantly changing, no matter what country you live in... and that includes our beloved Mexico. One big thing to know - the 'exemption' rules for capital gains taxes on Mexican properties has effectively been eliminated.

Proposed Amendment to Article 27 Has Been Rejected
John K. Glaab

The Fideicomiso will continue. The proposed amendment to Article 27 of the Mexican Constitution has been rejected. According to SEGOB, rejection of the proposed amendment is the result of not continuing with the procedure within the time frame permitted under Article 89.

Incredible Deal on a Conchas Chinas Condominium
Tropicasa Realty

Thinking about buying a vacation, retirement or investment property in Mexico? Tropicasa Realty Agent Jeff Bates is offering an incredible deal on a 2 bedroom 2 bath fully furnished condominium at Punta Esmeralda in the prestigous Conchas Chinas neighborhood of Puerto Vallarta.

This Month's Hot Property at Tropicasa Realty
Villa Cantera in Amapas

From the spectacular river-rock and cantera entrance to the beautiful master suite featuring a private Jacuzzi and back lit cupula, Villa Cantera, a 3+ bedroom / 3.5 bath home in the Amapas neighborhood on the south side of Puerto Vallarta, is truly breathtaking.

Is Now the Time to Buy Puerto Vallarta Real Estate?
Alfredo Sanchez

Due to changes in the market over the last several years, Puerto Vallarta real estate is currently a great value. Banderas Bay properties can now be purchased at much more affordable prices, making dreams of owning a Mexico retirement or vacation home possible.

Cabin Life in Jalisco Near Puerto Vallarta - Part I
David Kimball

The introduction of the log cabin to Mexico is a recent phenomenon driven by lower costs and by the natural, compatible esthetics of log structures in mountain regions. Puerto Vallarta resident David Kimball tells us about Tierra Alta, an eco cabin development just outside of El Tuito.

How is Puerto Vallarta's Real Estate Market... Really?
Wayne Franklin

Puerto Vallarta's real estate market has one thing in common with all other real estate markets in the world. It is fickle. That's not to say that it doesn't have other more enticing qualities, such as appreciation and stability. But it does mean that it's reliant upon a variety of factors.

NAR Spotlighted Mexico Real Estate Opportunities in 2013
John K. Glaab

In 2013, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) put Mexico real estate opportunities in the international spotlight through a variety of programs, events and social media efforts. The Settlement Company's John K. Glaab gives us an overview of the year's happenings.

2014 Hacienda Reform: Capital Gains Exemption Update
Grace Ramirez

Mexico's new Tax Reform is a step toward adjusting to a modernized and computerized world. The regulations have changed, and are evolving. One area that has changed relates to capital gains exemptions. Tropicasa Realty's Grace Ramirez gives us a summary of the key changes.

Timothy Real Estate Group Launches Mobile Website
Mijo! Brands

As mobile technology continues to grow, Timothy Real Estate Group recognized the need to redesign their website to create an improved experience for tablet and smartphone users. The new site makes it easier to gain insight and information about the Puerto Vallarta real estate market.

This Month's Hot Property at Tropicasa Realty
Condo Punta Plata PH, Bucerías

This unique and exquisite three bedroom, four bath, fully furnished townhome is located on the top floor in Punta Plata, overlooking one of the best beaches in Bucerías. You'll enjoy luxury living, along with the privacy to get away from it all, just 11 miles north of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Second Annual Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Fair
Timothy Real Estate Group

Are you wondering how the changes in Mexico’s immigration laws will affect you? How the new fiscal reforms will affect capital gains tax? What loans are available for mortgages in Mexico? Come to the Vallarta Real Estate Fair on February 15 to get all your questions answered.

Determining the Market Value of Puerto Vallarta Homes
John Swanson

What's this Puerto Vallarta home worth? This is a question I'm often asked. Let's face it; no one wants to pay too much when buying a home. Knowing how to value a home here should help. There are a few factors to explore so you'll know how much to offer and what to expect.

Mexico Has Proven a Worthy Investment Destination
Cynthia Fauth

Mexico’s millionaires aren’t making headlines, but don’t count them out in terms of significance when it comes to int'l real estate. As NAR's 2013 'Spotlight' country, Mexico has proven itself perfect for expats looking for great climate, affordability, and a safe investment.

BeachBay Properties in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Real Estate Services With a Personal Touch...

Specializing in beach and ocean front homes, villas and condos in Puerto Vallarta and around Banderas Bay, the professional realtors at BeachBay Properties provide personalized and integrated Mexico real estate and vacation rental services focused on customer satisfaction.

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