‘Real Estate News’ News

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...

PAYING TAXES ON RENTAL PROPERTIES LOCATED IN MEXICO

By Linda Neil Internet, blog sites, expat groups and Mexican newspapers are full of information about the growing problem of foreigners who are renting their homes or condominiums and failing to pay Mexican taxes. Not only is this a violation of Mexican tax law with...

Women Professionals in Real Estate In La Paz

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...

Construction Underway at Vista Coral Oceanfront Residences

TBC On the southern end of the La Paz waterfront, in the heart of Vista Coral and Marina Cortez, Vista Coral Oceanfront Residences is now under construction. On hand to lay the first brick at the construction site to celebrate was Governor Carlos Mendoza Davis,...

Tales of Caution from the (Real Estate) Trenches!

By Heather Borquez There are many stories, some true, some exaggerated, of people buying property in Mexico and later finding out that they have high Capital Gains Tax bills to pay upon the sale of the property. Here are some of the most common dilemmas...

Last Chance Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts

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

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....