Real Estate Articles

We publish weekly articles about the regional real estate industry and its market trends.

We invite you to visit our news section on a regular basis to stay up to date with the latest information about Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit real estate. Please send your comments or suggestions about about topics you would like to see covered.
Vacation Rentals Done Properly
By Jorge Chávez
Mexico’s hotel industry has specific guidelines related to tax liabilities through legislations, such as the State Hospitality Tax (ISH by its acronym in Spanish). On the other hand, vacation rentals, for the most part, take place between renter an...
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Top Frequently Asked Questions from Home Buyers
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News, Personalities
Regardless of whether a real estate agent is advising a first-time home buyer, or an experienced client who has purchased several properties in the past, a common thread appears when it comes to the b...
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Strategies to Beat New Competitors
By Paco Ojeda
Commercial Real Estate
If you travel through Puerto Vallarta on a regular basis, noticing the construction progress on the soon-to-be-inaugurated La Isla shopping mall on Fco. Medina Ascencio Ave. is inevitable. For consume...
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The Agency Expands to Riviera Nayarit
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News
The Agency, the Beverly Hills-based real estate company owned by the Mexican businessman Mauricio Umansky will begin marketing high-end properties in Riviera Nayarit as part of a collaboration with to...
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Applegate Realtors Presents Oceana
By Jorge Chávez
Featured Developments, Industry News
This past September, Applegate Realtors announced the groundbreaking for Oceana, a 30-unit development located at the corner of Basilio Badillo and Pino Suárez in colonia Emiliano Zapata. Renowned a...
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Second Real Estate Associations Meeting
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News
Nine real estate associations from all over Mexico attended the Second Real Estate Associations Meeting that took place at the B Nayar residential development in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle this past Augus...
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Pier 57 Opens On-Site Office
By Alexis Velasco
Featured Developments, Industry News
Tropicasa Realty recently opened an on-site sales office at Pier 57, the development under construction at the corner of Francisca Rodríguez and Pino Suárez streets in colonia Emiliano Zapata. This ...
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Five brands that should expand to Vallarta · Nayarit
By Alexis Velasco
In recent years, demographic growth in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit’s urban area has been significant. According to data provided by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI)...
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Grupo Autofin Invests in Riviera Nayarit
By Jorge Chávez
Industry News
Last July, Grupo Autofin Monterrey inaugurated the Grand Sirenis Matlali Hills Resort & Spa, located in the hills of La Cruz de Huanacaxtle. The capital injection for the project was $100 million ...
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The Art of Showcasing a Property
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News, Real Estate Professionals
One of the most common activities for real estate agents is showcasing properties to potential buyers, whether they are trying to sell a specific property or seeking the perfect home for a client amon...
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Seventh Networking and Update Course for Notaries
By Jorge Chávez
A few weeks ago, public notaries from all of Mexico visited Puerto Vallarta to attend the Seventh Networking and Update Course for Notaries. During the event, Héctor Guillermo Galeano Inclán, presi...
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Silvia Elías, Speaker at the 2016 SIME Congress
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News
Silvia Elías, general director of the renowned real estate agency PV Realty, participated as a speaker at the Mexico International Real Estate Tradeshow Congress 2016 (SIME by its acronym in Spanish)...
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AMPI and LENNAR Sign Agreement
By Alexis Velasco
Industry News
A few weeks ago, the Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals (AMPI) announced it has signed a collaborative agreement with LENNAR, one of the leading real estate developers in United States, ...
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