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Playa del Carmen Retirement – First Step in Planning!


Thomas L. Lloyd, mazatlan Broker By Thomas L. Lloyd
2012-10-03

You’ve decided that Playa del Carmen on Mexico’s beautiful Caribbean coast is the right place for your retirement.  What’s the first step to planning your Playa del Carmen retirement?  Try this; start the process of finding and purchasing your dream Playa del Carmen real estate!  The following are some good reasons to take this approach.

 

You will need a place to live!

When you arrive in Paradise to begin that dream retirement that you’ve always wanted, ideally you will be able to settle into that ideal condo or home immediately and not have to go through process of moving and re-establishing yourself later on again.  Owning your property in Playa del Carmen from the beginning means from here on it’s all relaxation on the beach!

 

It will allow you to plan your budget

What does your retirement budget look like?  Since the cost of living is so low, living in Playa del Carmen always does a great deal to make any budget work that much better and makes enjoying life’s little extras that much more comfortable.  Having bought your property, you will be able to plan your budget in a much more concrete way, knowing that this expense is now taken care of.

 

You can plan it as an investment

Especially if you buy Playa del Carmen beachfront for sale or a marina property, (even sometimes with golf course properties) there is healthy vacation rental demand.  If you are only spending part of your time in Mexico, you can plan your property purchase as an investment from the beginning; this way you’ll be the one collecting rent instead of paying it!

 

Your agent will give you tips for the next steps

What about the other important steps?  How long can you stay in Mexico? Where are the good hospitals? How can you open a bank account?  Your agent has probably worked with dozens of retirees, and will be able to point you in the right direct for any further steps you need to take.  They will probably also be able to point out arrangements you hadn’t thought of.

 

They will help you connect to other retirees

For the same reason, your agent will know many of the retirees in the area.  If you have questions, or simply want to start getting to know people, you’ll have an excellent connection to get started.

 

Of course, you’d be free to start arranging other items on your own; however, starting with real estate and settling in this way will help you make a smoother transition!

 

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Region:  Mazatlan real estate Thomas Lloyd graduated from Purdue University Krannert School of Management with a degree in Management/Financial Option Investments. He has been living, investing, and working professionally in Mexico for over 15 years. A Mexican Certified Realtor he is the current president of TOPmexicorealestate, you can contact him at (512) 879-6546.

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