Why is it important to work with an AMPI Agency / Agent?

Why is it important to work with an AMPI Agency / Agent? For those of us that live in the Puerto Vallarta area part-time or full-time, it seems that every person we meet, is a realtor: The cab driver, the hotel concierge, the barista, etc. It is extremely important if you do work with a realtor in the P.V. area, that they are AMPI certified, as well that their agency is AMPI accepted. Currently in Mexico there is no licensing Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA AIRPORT WILL OFFER COVID-19 TESTING TO HELP MEET NEW U.S. TRAVEL RULES

January 25, 2021 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News PUERTO VALLARTA AIRPORT WILL OFFER COVID-19 TESTING TO HELP MEET NEW U.S. TRAVEL RULES  The airports of Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta will have laboratories for the application of covid-19 detection tests starting today, January 25, 2021. The Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico (GAP) will offer this service, as the United States Government will require from Tuesday, January 26, a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test from all people entering its territory. According Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA IS STILL CONSIDERED ONE OF THE SAFEST CITIES IN MEXICO

January 21, 2021 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News According to the results generated by the most recent National Survey of Urban Public Safety (ENSU), carried out by INEGI during the month of December, Puerto Vallarta remains in the top ten of safest cities in the country, ranking seventh rank among the 85 towns and urban areas included in this report. The report is only based on the perception of citizens and does not take actual crime rates in consideration Read More …

It’s Time to Pay Your Puerto Vallarta Property Taxes

It’s Time to Pay Your Puerto Vallarta Property Taxes Warren Brander – RE/Max January 08, 2021 Property taxes for homes and condos in Puerto Vallarta and around Banderas Bay are exceptionally affordable, with a single-family home in an area like Fluvial Vallarta only owing around 5000 pesos in annual taxes. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – Property taxes. Just the words make most Canadian and American homeowners nervous about potential damage to their bank balance, but in Mexico you don’t need to Read More …

SURVEY RANKS PUERTO VALLARTA AS THE BEST LEISURE DESTINATION

December 25, 2020 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News, Spotlight SURVEY RANKS PUERTO VALLARTA AS THE BEST LEISURE DESTINATION According to a Global Traveler survey, carried out by the magazine and site specialized in tourism, it announced that Puerto Vallarta was named the Best Leisure Destination in Mexico. According to the most recent survey made by the readers of the site, it is based on the destination’s offer for the whole family, its extensive hotel catalog for all segments and Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA LAUNCHES ONLINE TOURIST GUIDE WITH PROMOTIONS AND COUPONS

December 24, 2020 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News Facing the arrival of the end of the year season, the Public Trust for Tourism Promotion and Advertising of Puerto Vallarta, launched its new website with the aim of being an official tourist guide for visitors arriving at the destination, which provides relevant information on activities and places to visit. The new website will provide tourists with a friendly experience for national and international users, according to the Tourism Trust. The Read More …

PUERTO VALLARTA FORCED BACK INTO PARTIAL CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN

December 22, 2020 •Vallarta Daily News •Puerto Vallarta News, Spotlight The State Government announced the application of new lockdowns in Guadalajara and Puerto Vallarta to slow the spread of Coronavirus. At the health and economic reactivation meeting, it was established that from December 25 to January 10 there will be a new partial closure of non-essential businesses. Unlike the previous emergency button, decreed at the end of October, this time public transport will work as usual during that period, including Read More …

Mexico Unveils National COVID-19 Vaccination Strategy

Mexico Unveils National COVID-19 Vaccination Strategy BanderasNews.com December 11, 2020 “In Mexico, vaccination against COVID-19 will be free and universal. The immunization process will be in five stages, with priority given to health workers and the elderly.” – Mexico Ministry of Health 2 Mexico City – President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Tuesday led the presentation of the National Vaccination Policy against the SARS-CoV-2 virus. “The vaccine will be given universally and free of charge because it is the right Read More …

David Troy Francis and Michael Boustead versus Joe Sanchez

It took some years, but justice was served; completely and fully. Thank you for the patience with this, Warren Brander, as well as many others. Justice has prevailed. Gracias! Todd Bates Max Living & Design 2d  · We are pleased to announce that on Thursday, October 22, 2020, a verdict was passed down in the Puerto Vallarta Courts District 8 in the matter of David Troy Francis and Michael Boustead versus Joe Sanchez, developer of The Summit in Puerto Vallarta. Read More …

Precarious Pricing: The Risk of Over-Valuations

Precarious Pricing: The Risk of Over-Valuations Created by Warren Brander.  warren@remaxinpv.com As both an agent and a homeowner, I understand that any person listing their property wants to maximize their return on investment and get full value for their home.  Currently, with such a strong real estate market in Puerto Vallarta, sellers can list properties with solid asking prices and, with the right agent working on your side, they can expect that the closing price will reflect the value of Read More …