Home Security in Puerto Vallarta

By now, Puerto Vallarta’s reputation as a safe destination is well-established, with visitors, local and foreign residents, tourism companies and the governments of Canada and the USA all recognizing Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit as secure places to visit or live. But like any city, Puerto Vallarta isn’t immune to crime and making sure your property […]

Celebrating Puerto Vallarta Pride

For over 20 years, Tropicasa Realty has been a proud supporter of the LGBTQ community in Puerto Vallarta and we look forward to celebrating Vallarta Pride with our friends, neighbors and visitors this week. Puerto Vallarta is a city that has a history of warm acceptance for the gay community and has long been a […]

Is Switching to Solar Right for You?

As we transition into the summer season, people generally start running their air-conditioners more frequently in their Puerto Vallarta home, and with that comes higher electricity bills. For those who own a home in Puerto Vallarta, switching to solar power is definitely an option with our sunny climate and several solar panel companies in Puerto […]

Importing your Things to Mexico

Moving to your new home in Puerto Vallarta doesn’t mean that you won’t want to bring some of your favorite things along with you. If you have purchased a property in Puerto Vallarta and want to import personal goods to Mexico, it’s important to be mindful of those items which are permitted for importation, those […]

What Can Your Consulate Do for You?

A benefit of buying a second home in Puerto Vallarta or Rivera Nayarit is that our region offers both a Canadian and an American consulate. While most people know that their consulate is their countries’ official representative, many people aren’t fully aware of the services that their consulate can and cannot provide. In case of […]

Switching to Inverter Air Conditioning

With summer months approaching, now is an appropriate time to think about the air-conditioning units in your Puerto Vallarta property and make sure you have booked a maintenance appointment to have them serviced and ready for heavier use throughout the summer months. But is it time to replace, add to or update the air-conditioning in […]

Daylight Saving Time Starts in Puerto Vallarta

Although almost all the rest of North America set their clocks ahead one hour back on March 11th, daylight saving time doesn’t start in Mexico until Sunday, April 1st, 2018, so you will want to adjust your clocks in your Puerto Vallarta condo or home. Here are a few daylight savings facts you may not […]

Finding new Hobbies in Puerto Vallarta

Retiring in Puerto Vallarta is a wonderful time to start following some life passions, learning new skills and finding new hobbies. With a large foreign community, you will find all types of classes taught in English in Puerto Vallarta, and here are a few popular choices around town. Art Classes: Pitayo is an art center […]

Puerto Vallarta’s Pier 57 Celebrates with Exciting Promotion

One of the most exciting residential developments to ever launch in Puerto Vallarta, Pier 57 has become Puerto Vallarta’s most desirable downtown address. Now 75% sold, only 18 select units remain available for sale, and the Pier 57 developers are celebrating the incredible success of the building with a creative promotional offer. The next 8 […]