Who is Caban Condos?

Who is Caban Condos? Caban Condos was born on a beach in southern Mexico in the summer of 2010. After visiting and vacationing in Mexico for many years, entrepreneur Mike Delaire from Saskatoon, SK Canada had a dream and a vision. He loved the people, the beaches, the food, the beauty and the nature of […]

The Rise of Yucatan Riviera Real Estate

The Riviera Maya is without a doubt one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico, but with rising popularity comes rising property prices, and the Mexican Caribbean coast is no longer an affordable option for some property buyers. If your budget just won’t stretch to Riviera Maya real estate prices, but the Yucatan Peninsula has stolen […]

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 […]

‘Merida is Mexico’s most creative and affordable city’: Condé Nast Traveler

  After spending a few blissed-out days playing house in this cultural lightning rod of the Yucatán, you’ll want a fixer-upper of your own. Only here it’s actually doable, writes Paul Brady in the May 2017 issue of Condé Nast Traveler magazine. It’s approaching midnight and Genoveva de la Peña, an art teacher turned bee conservationist, is […]

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 […]

Why Real Estate Offers a Better Return on Investment

In seeking out the best ways to invest money, investors worldwide are turning to alternative asset classes like real estate investment to increase their return on investment (ROI) in what has become a low – sometimes even negative – interest rate environment. According to the Wall Street Journal, the dismal current rates are driving more investors than ever […]

U.S. Realtors recommend Mérida for expats

Mérida is among 10 international expats hubs recommended by the U.S. National Association of Realtors. They make one mistake — illustrating the article with a stock photo of hilly Mérida, Venezuela instead of flat Mérida, Yucatan — but otherwise present a strong case for investing in the Mérida that doesn’t have hills.  “ A rich history has left Merida with beautiful Spanish and […]

Holbox: Encountering whale sharks just one of many attractions

Los Angeles Times writer Christopher Reynolds recently visited Isla Holbox and came away raving about the island’s many attractions. Several weeks before I found myself uncomfortably close to the world’s largest shark, I told a few folks I would be going to Holbox. “Whole what?” asked more than one.  “Holocene,” corrected my smartphone. “Ohl-bosch,” corrected […]

Caban Condos team live in San Crisanto at the beach!

Parrish Kondra from Caban Condos talks about their new development in San Crisanto, Yucatan Mexico and why it is an excellent investment opportunity! The Yucatan Riviera is Mexico’s real estate hot spot!  Caban Condos – San Crisanto special promotion on now! $25,000 discount on all list prices. Starting at $135k for ocean front! incredible investment […]

Flamingos in the Yucatan Riviera!

Flamingos! Hello and good morning from the Yucatan Riviera. So the other day we were out showing our land to a prospective client when we noticed a beautiful sight in the mangroves just before San Crisanto! A flock of flamingos! Thankfully we had our drone with us and were able to capture this amazing footage. […]

San Crisanto Mangroves

  If you are looking to do something different, something the whole world has not done yet, and you have already visited Maya archaeological sites, Mérida’s Centro Historico, and the downtown market, the coast of the Gulf of Mexico should be your next stop. All along the Yucatecan coast of the Gulf of Mexico, you will find beaches, […]

Enjoy a birds eye view of San Crisanto, Yucatan Mexico in 4K

Hello from paradise everyone. We were out the other day taking some footage of San Crisanto with our Mavic Pro and have made this beautiful short video for you to enjoy. It truly shows the nature & beauty of San Crisanto and the Yucatan Riviera. From the pink waters to the amazing sea, birds and […]