How to Use Your IRA to Buy Real Estate the Right Way

Are you tired of the low returns in your IRA or 401k coming from traditional investments like stocks, bonds and mutual funds, but are unsure how buy real estate with a retirement account? If your IRA or 401k is managed by a large bank or brokerage firm, you have probably been steered toward a limited […]

BIG Projects Planned for the Yucatan Peninsula!

A tourist train, hotels, golf courses and a retirement community are among 16 projects that have been announced by the federal Tourism Secretariat (Sectur). This includes other parts of Mexico, not just Yucatan peninsula. Below is a list of projects planned solely for Yucatan Peninsula. The projects, which include five in Quintana Roo, Yucatan and Campeche […]

Reasons why you should be investing in the Yucatan Riviera!

Why you should be investing in the Yucatan Riviera! #cabantalks In this episode Parrish from Caban Condos talks to you about 3 important points as to why the Yucatan Riviera (Yucatan State) is the place to buy property NOW (apologies for the length) Merida and its beach towns of Progreso, Chelem, Chicxulub, Telchac, and San […]

America is retiring to Mexico in search of affordable golden years

Approximately 2 million American expatriates are currently living south of the border according to The Guardian and several other international publications. This number is increasing every year. This results from one of America’s largest demographic populations that are starting to come of age. Even the political strain between Mexico and the United States doesn’t seem to be stopping retirees […]

Reasons why you should be buying in the Yucatan Riviera (not Tulum)

If you are searching for where to buy in Mexico, I am sure you have come across many beautiful places this great country has to offer. You have most likely also come across busy places, crowded beaches to areas where it is just not wise to invest anymore. We want to talk to you and […]

10 Easy Steps To Buying In Mexico

  Ignore the incorrect myths and rumours, buying property is easy and yes legal in Mexico! Thousands of foreigners do every year, what are you waiting for? 1. Define Your Budget The first step in any financial transaction is determining how much you want to spend, and buying real estate in Mexico is no different. […]

Today was a good day! One step closer to construction in San Crisanto, Yucatan

It was a great feeling today, the feeling of something happening! We met today on site at our land in San Crisanto with our contractor as well as land biologist. The Yucatan Riviera has very strict building controls & guidlines in place for ocean front construction. This is a good thing! We nor they want […]

The Mexican city New Yorkers are making their second home

Tim and Marsha Weaver already have a name picked out for their vacation home in Mérida, Mexico. Last October, the Montclair, NJ, couple purchased a historic house with plans to transform it into a B&B named after a famous former occupant — Yucatán governor Felipe Carrillo Puerto. “He was a socialist who favored land reform, women’s […]

Five best places to live in Mexico include Merida and Riviera Maya

According to International Living, Mexico is not only the nearest destination abroad for U.S. and Canadian expats; it is also one of the most popular. More than a million expats are estimated to live in Mexico full- or part-time… the largest concentration of North American expats anywhere in the world. Of course, it helps that Mexico […]

Best Restaurant in the World Now Open in Tulum, Mexico

The hottest restaurant on the planet is now open in Tulum, which lies less than one hour south of Playa del Carmen and just an hour and a half south of the Cancun International Airport. The beachfront town of Tulum was a natural choice for Noma Mexico, the latest brain child from Chef René Redzepi, who opened […]