Why Beachfront Property is a Great Investment

Put me on a top tier beach anywhere in the world and I immediately feel free, energized, calm, and creative. I love long, wild, sand-dune-backed Atlantic beaches…Pacific beaches that stretch for as far as the eye can see…the sight of sparking Caribbean water…and those hidden white-sand jewels in Southeast Asia that take your breath away. Read more...: Why Beachfront Property is a Great Investment

Tulum Attracts a New Tribe

#WorkFromHome is trending… On Instagram, you’ll find over 13 million posts using the hashtag. On Twitter, it pops up multiple times every minute. #WorkFromHome, #WFH, #WorkFromAnwhere, #RemoteWork, whatever you like to call it… Search though any of these tags across social media and you’ll find people discussing Zoom calls, offering tips, sharing picture of their Read more...: Tulum Attracts a New Tribe

My Only Southeast Asia Recommendation…

Buying profitable real estate in Southeast Asia is not for the faint-hearted. Opaque and murky regulatory environments…floods of Chinese money to compete with…and, well, it’s a long way from home… But that’s not to say there isn’t opportunity. On the contrary… The old commercial, religious, and learning center of Chiang Mai in northern Thailand is Read more...: My Only Southeast Asia Recommendation…

A City from Scratch Off the Coast of Singapore

It’s probably the craziest thing I’ve come across in all my years scouting… An entire city built from scratch. Not just from the ground up, but from the sea floor. Four man-made islands, nearly 12 square miles of reclaimed land, 300,000 houses, for an estimated 700,000 inhabitants. The $100 billion Forest City is a Chinese-funded Read more...: A City from Scratch Off the Coast of Singapore

Profit in an Eco-Paradise in Costa Rica

The New York Times is reporting pent up demand for Costa Rican real estate. It’s no mystery why… After months of restricted movement, city dwellers across North America have had enough. They’re looking for larger spaces, privacy, and natural surroundings. They want to go on walks and hikes, see waterfalls, visit spectacular beaches, and have Read more...: Profit in an Eco-Paradise in Costa Rica

SLIDESHOW: A Sneak-Peek at Our Latest RETA Deal…

I started this year in one of the most pristine eco-paradises you’ll find anywhere in the world… Costa Rica’s Southern Zone is a tropical haven of thick, green jungle canopy that runs down from the mountains to a coastline hemmed with magnificent Pacific beaches. It’s rich in wildlife. You’ll see brilliant scarlet macaws fly overhead, Read more...: SLIDESHOW: A Sneak-Peek at Our Latest RETA Deal…

Record Numbers of Americans Thinking of a Move Overseas

From May to August this year International Living reported traffic to their webpage on “how to move out of the U.S.” had increased 945%. ⁠ All across the internet stories of Americans searching for safe havens abroad are cropping up.⁠ From Forbes.com: ⁠ “According to Immigration New Zealand, a total of 250,000 Americans, have looked Read more...: Record Numbers of Americans Thinking of a Move Overseas