Retiring in the Caribbean is a dream for many, regardless of their age, employment status or financial status. If you have ever dreamed of living in Mexico, Playa del Carmen might be the right place for you. Located only 45 minutes south of Cancun Airport, Playa del Carmen is a beautiful holiday destination on its … [Read more...] about Top 5 Properties for Retirees in Playa del Carmen
Mexico Cost of Living
Mexico is a wonderful place to live for expats, a traditional destination among American and Canadian retirees looking for a Tropical Paradise to call home.Â There are so many things to love about Mexico:Â year-round warm weather, beautiful colonial cities and beaches, as well as low costs of living. Taking all of … [Read more...] about Expat World Poll: Mexico Places Second
Retiring in Mexico is becoming increasingly popular among North American retirees. Over a million Americans have chosen this beautiful country as their work or retirement destination, and this number is growing rapidly. Mexico offers beautiful colonial cities, tropical beaches and the warmth and joy the Mexicans are … [Read more...] about Retiring and Living In Mexico
American Retirees have seen their income reduced by the effect of the global crisis, their pensions are not enough to cover their living expenses anymore. Sadly, a growing number of retirees have lost their hopes of a good standard of living in their golden years, and even more are struggling to cover for their medical … [Read more...] about Medical Insurance for Retirees Living in Mexico
The strong United States dollar makes retiring in Mexico very attractive. As the United States economy continues to improve so does their dollar. The U.S. dollar is stronger than it has been in a long time. On April, 16th 2015 the current exchange rate is $1.00 UDS to 15.21 Pesos. Keep in mind that market fluctuates … [Read more...] about Strong US Dollar Makes Retiring in Mexico Very Attractive
Playa Del Carmen living is often described as being one of the most unique, and magical, places in all of the Caribbeanâ€¦ and some say the world for that matter.Â Itsâ€™ unique and mystical blending of the quite Caribbean ocean breeze, the tropical and balmy climate, friendly and culturally rich people and modern … [Read more...] about Playa Del Carmen Living: Papaya 15 â€œParaisoâ€
On a fairly regular basis â€“ in fact, whenever I write about the cost of living or property expenses in Mexico, I emphasize that property taxes are virtually a non-expense in Mexico. However, it's always necessary to see cold, hard numbers. While there are variables in the calculation, I find that property taxes … [Read more...] about How Much Are Property Taxes in Mexico?
OK, so a brief glimpse at prices has convinced you that Mexico real estate costs less.Â But still â€“ arenâ€™t you just adding more expenses to your lifestyle; even if a condo on the beach in Mexico is a quarter of the price of one in Hawaii, youâ€™re still spending $200,000 USD, adding another property to maintain, … [Read more...] about Is Owning Mexico Property Financially Feasible for Retirement? Vacations?Las ventajas de los costos del Caribe mexicano.