Investing in Your Retirement Lifestyle

Any savvy young person knows that starting retirement savings early is prudent. Savings plans like RRSPs or 401Ks and pensions plans are part of any balanced retirement portfolio, and millennials are taught the importance of diversified funds and compound interest. But while we teach the younger generation to invest in their retirement savings, should we […]

From Cruise Ships to Casas: Tourists Jump Ship to Put Down Roots

Just like in the movies it’s a Mexican love story that begins on a boat.  And the story goes something like this: “I fell in love with Puerto Vallarta during  a 24-hour visit on a cruise ship. I  came back a year later for week-long vacation, then I eventually bought a condo. I was smitten […]

The Retirement Boom is Coming: Get Your Piece of Paradise Before Someone Else Does

Today is a happy day, at least according to a story in the Washington Post. Today 11,000 people – give or take – will retire in the United States. The article spells it out thusly: “There were 76 million people born between the years 1946 and 1964, the  traditional window for the baby boom generation. […]

The Role of the Notary in Mexican Real Estate

Real estate in Puerto Vallarta is a safe, secure and smart investment, but there are some differences in the way which real estate transactions in Mexico proceed that can leave some foreign buyers scratching their heads. One question our real estate agents are frequently asked is about the role of the notary public when purchasing […]

From Tequila to Tesla: Mexico’s Silicon Valley Guadalajara Looks to Expand

Lyrics to the 1988 classic Guadalajara  by Vincente “Chente “ Fernandez reflect the romantic charm  of his birthplace, Jalisco’s capital city.   Loosely translated, it reads: “You smell clean , the early rose Bird of fresh river jara Guadalajara, Guadalajara You know the pure , wet earth” Perfectly quaint and uncomplicated – not unlike the […]

The Unsung Heros of Puerto Vallarta

It may seem like a humble job, but during and after the busy Semana Santa holiday period, Puerto Vallarta garbage collectors are the unsung heros of our city, restoring order, beauty and cleanliness to our city. Puerto Vallarta is at full capacity during the Easter holidays, with national and foreign visitors filling the beaches, restaurants, […]

Finnair adds Havana, Goa, Puerto Vallarta and Puerto Plata for winter 2017 | Aviation

Finnair will be starting new flights to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico, Havana in Cuba, Goa in India and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic this winter season. aviation Jan 18, 2017: Finnair will be starting new flights to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico, Havana in Cuba, Goa in India and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic […]

Mexico still among top 10 countries for growth prospects

Mexico not only remains among the world’s most attractive countries in which to invest but has moved up a notch, according to the annual CEO Survey by PwC. Mexico not only remains among the world’s most attractive countries in which to invest but has moved up a notch. The annual CEO Survey conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers, […]