Uruguay: The Safe Haven You Should Pay Attention To

Yesterday, I was out at a stunning new golf community just outside of Cabo. There’s been a major water issue with many of the golf courses here. They can only be watered with grey water—which is fine during normal times—but because the hotels have been quieter than usual, there hasn’t been enough wastewater in recent Read more...: Uruguay: The Safe Haven You Should Pay Attention To

A Skiing Retreat From Just €35,000

You’ve waited months for this. The bracing air hits your face while the sensation of snow beneath your skis rekindles a forgotten thrill. With clear skies, you can see mountain peaks nearly 100 miles away, but as you pick up speed, your focus turns to the mountain beneath you and the rush of speeding down Read more...: A Skiing Retreat From Just €35,000

Playa Caracol: Welcome to the Neighborhood

What will it be? Island hopping, fishing, paddle boarding…a trip to the city? Perhaps a hike up Cerro Chame mountain and chilling at a waterfall. Or scuba diving in the Pacific’s sparkling cerulean waters. You might allow the day to unfold naturally. Take a virgin Piña Colada under a coconut palm and watch the bronzed Read more...: Playa Caracol: Welcome to the Neighborhood

5 Reasons Panama Steals the Top Spot…

When you’re buying real estate overseas…whether it’s a home for your retirement, a vacation getaway, or a property that mixes investment and lifestyle…you’re always warned not to let your heart rule your head. It’s good advice. You should understand what comparable properties fetch on the market…do your research on the home you plan to buy…run Read more...: 5 Reasons Panama Steals the Top Spot…

My Big Mac Strategy for Finding Cheap Homes

As the world reserve currency, the dollar still dominates. It’s the currency of foreign exchange reserves, international transactions, and international investments. It infiltrates all aspects of the global economy. When you buy goods at home, the strength of the dollar might not seem so obvious. After all, the price of a gallon of milk is Read more...: My Big Mac Strategy for Finding Cheap Homes

Is This the End of the Crisis?

With news of a working vaccine this week, the world is breathing a sigh of relief. After months of lockdowns, bankruptcies, volatile markets, political turmoil, and endless uncertainty, it’s a very welcome development. The stock market rallied on the back of the news. Some news outlets are calling it the “start of the end of Read more...: Is This the End of the Crisis?

The Mainstream Media Have It Wrong About Real Estate

Don’t believe everything you read in the news… These days, such a statement is so self-evident it verges on banal. But every now and again, I’m reminded why it’s so important. For instance, if you were to believe a recent article in The New York Times, you’d think that a home near the water in Read more...: The Mainstream Media Have It Wrong About Real Estate