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First Real Estate Licenses Issued in BCS

TBC • The new licensing will guarantee the legality of new investments and will regulate all real estate operations in the state. The Secretary of Tourism, Economy and Sustainability (SETUES) in Baja California Sur, Luis Humberto Araiza López, granted the first real estate licenses to...

Developments in La Paz Give Buyers Plenty of Options

TBC The Real Estate market in La Paz is running full speed ahead and there are several developments in the area that are offering buyers options in new construction with both homes and condos. Here are seven such developments that are causing a buzz in...

Building in Baja: A Practical Guide to Building your Dream Home in La Paz, BCS

By Jim and Rebecca MacDonald A hilltop home with panoramic ocean views. A quiet bungalow just steps from the beach. A remote, eco-friendly home powered by solar panels and rainwater. Whatever your vision of a dream home looks like, chances are you can build it...

Are We In a Seller’s Market?

By Heather Borquez In my opinion and in the opinion of many of my colleagues, La Paz is in the beginnings of a mini boom, perhaps even a bit of a seller’s market.  Tourism is up, numbers are up, inventory of properties is down and...

La Paz: Something for Everyone

By Victor Granados I have dedicated the last several years of my life to the service of tourism and in between hotels, airlines and restaurants and directly in the attention of visitors, I had been able to gain a certain perspective of what people thought...

The Vacation Rental Revolution: Real Estate in the Times of Shared Economy

By Anabelle Rossell Many years ago I asked my former boss, “Why does La Paz not have more flights coming into town?” I remember he replied, “It´s because the airlines say La Paz does not have enough hotels where to accommodate travelers. Therefore investors do...

South Baja Realtors Celebrating a Decade in Business!

TBC October 8th is a very special day for Victor Granados and his wife and business partner, Edith Gonzalez. They created South Baja Realtors on this day in 2008. Celebrating a decade in business in no easy feat, especially a real estate business that was...

Time to Sell Your Real Estate Property in La Paz?

Here is a practical guide to help sell your house or lot as smoothly as possible. By Sandra D. Gaytán Many home or lot owners in Baja California Sur get to the moment when they realize it is time to sell their property. Making the...

Are You a Foreigner With Assets in Mexico?

Take Advantage of the Mes de Testamento in March By Gisela Talamantes Saenz During the months of March and September, the College of Public Notaries of the State of Baja California Sur reduces their fees by 50% for granting wills. Also, some Notary Public offices...

Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now for 2018

TBC Do you want to get an early jump on the New Year and pay your 2018 property taxes? The City of La Paz has announced its temporary tax discount program for the remaining months of 2017. This temporary discount will run until the end...