Neighbourhoods Spotlight:  La Cruz

Finding the right neighborhood for your lifestyle goals is an important part of looking for a new home or condo in Puerto Vallarta and the surrounding Banderas Bay region. This week, we’re highlighting La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, or “La Cruz” as it generally called, a lovely oceanfront area located between Bucerias and Punta de Mita, […]

Vallarta’s High Flyers

Located on the famous Malecon, one of the local attractions that never fails to delight Puerto Vallarta property owners and visitors alike, is the Danza de los Voladores, flying through the air with a burst of color high over the beach below. Meaning “Flying Dancers” in English, the Danza de los Voladores is an ancient […]

New Year’s Eve with Bubble and Shine

If you own a home in Puerto Vallarta, you will likely be getting ready to celebrate the start of 2019 with some holiday entertaining. If you are looking for the best places to buy Champagne in Puerto Vallarta for your New Year’s toasts, here are our recommendations for best wine shops in Vallarta in every […]

Gernika Pintxos: A Taste of Spain in Puerto Vallarta

The authentic flavors of Spain have come to the Romanic Zone with Gernika Pintxos restaurant, a chic new space focusing on delicious Spanish tapas and wines in Puerto Vallarta. “Pintxos” (also known as “pinchos”) are a snack served in bars and small restaurants in Northern Spain, usually served on a skewer or toothpick to enjoy […]

Trick or Treating in Puerto Vallarta

Participating in the beautiful traditions of Mexico is part of what makes living in Puerto Vallarta so enjoyable for foreigners, but with a large expat community, local Vallartenses have also adopted some Canadian and American traditions, in sort of a symbiotic cultural exchange. In fact, Puerto Vallarta, is one of the few cities in Mexico where […]

Understanding the Ejido

Ejido land (pronounced eh-hee-do) is a term you may come across when considering real estate in Puerto Vallarta or other parts of Mexico and it isn’t something easily understood, because the concept is not found in other parts of North America. In a simple history, after the Mexican Revolution and under the Mexican Constitution, large […]

Neighborhood Spotlight: Fluvial Vallarta

Fluvial Vallarta is known as one of the most family-friendly, upper-middle-class neighborhoods in Puerto Vallarta, conveniently located halfway between Old Town Puerto Vallarta and Marina Vallarta. With La Isla Plaza, a modern shopping, dining and entertainment center, fantastic restaurant options and public beach access just 500 meters away, this neighborhood has a lot to offer. […]

Financing a Home in Puerto Vallarta

With the real estate market in Puerto Vallarta continuing to boom with no signs of slowing down, many foreign buyers are recognizing that now is the time to get into the market. If you are considering financing a home in Mexico, there are options which may be available. Mortgage Brokers Companies like MEXLend offer a […]

Reasons to Fall in Love with Puerto Vallarta this September

While it may feel like endless summer in Puerto Vallarta, fall will soon be here! Here are 3 reasons to fall in love with our city this September. Play Tourist at Home – September is the least busy month in a city that is a major tourist draw all year long. Take a home-town advantage […]