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Women Professionals in Real Estate In La Paz

VISTA PROPERTIES half By Susan A. Fogel Last Wednesday, I was honored to interview all but two of the women real estate agents profiled here. But I know all of them. I have worked with all of them over the years. They are a varied group. Their time...

Last Chance Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts

city hall Last Chance Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts TBC The City of La Paz has announced its property tax discount program for the month of January 2017. This temporary discount will run until January 31st, 2017. If you pay your 2017 property taxes before...

BUYING REAL ESTATE IN LA PAZ

las pergolas by Heather Borquez So now that you LOVE it here… how the heck do you buy property (without loosing your mind)? First, find a good agent! Look for someone bilingual, as you will need them to work with Spanish-speaking agents and owners, lawyers, and tradespeople....

RENTAL TAXES – PAYING THEM and BEING LEGAL IN MEXICO

Norm and Joyce Herring home FAQ IS A TEMPORARY VISA REQUIRED? I read an article on the internet about your services.  We have spoken to an accountant in PV about paying taxes on our rental income.  One accountant has told me I need to get my temp visa. This seems like...

GOING LOCAL – La Paz with Karina Ehrenberg

Karina Ehrenberg in El Jardin Secreto TBC with Karina Ehrenberg Karina Ehrenberg Theurel, who is fluent in English, Spanish and German, was born and raised in La Paz and lived here until she was 18 years old. She travelled around the world and later returned to the Baja and worked several...

NORTHERN EXPOSURE – PLAYAS PACIFICAS

+Linda-North-Beach By Linda Jackson For those who love the Pacific-side of Baja California Sur, with its kinder summer climate and its wave and breeze-filled energy, for those who are disenchanted with the increasing urban sprawl (or at least want to hold it at bay for a...

Happy 25th Anniversary, the settlement company®, and Thank You, Linda Neil

La Paz's Linda Neil By Susan Fogel Real Estate in Mexico and especially in Baja California Sur has come a long way since the turn of the millennium. One woman can be credited with being the catalyst for this change. Real estate writer, educator and 40-year veteran of real...

Are You a Foreigner With Assets in Mexico?

NOTARIOS   Take Advantage of the Mes de Testamento 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 will...

Build My Dream Home…In La Paz

Norm and Joyce Herring home By Susan Fogel “…Building your own house is a primal urge, one of those universal genetic drives, like the need to provide for your family…” So says BBC presenter and host of Grand Designs, Kevin McCloud. Building your own house can be joyful, stressful, expensive,...

RENTING YOUR MEXICAN PROPERTY

house HPV by Linda Neil Everyday more and more foreigners, including people from the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe are acquiring Mexican property for rentals and enjoyment. The market for rentals is huge. Many newcomers prefer to rent or lease a house or an apartment while they...