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3 Things NOT to Like About the Southern Zone

3 Things NOT to Like About the Southern Zone

If this picture is your idea of an exciting afternoon, I suggest you save yourself some time and stop reading now. (If this isn’t your scene, continue on below…) So, why am I showing you a picture of a dull big-box storefront? Because it’s precisely not what you should expect from our Real Estate Trend Read more...: 3 Things NOT to Like About the Southern Zone

Riviera Maya Tops America’s Most Searched Destinations For 2021

Riviera Maya Tops America’s Most Searched Destinations For 2021

Jeez, the news is often weird. If your buddy told you over a beer that Nicaragua had a space program you’d wonder if he needed a lie down. Well, now you can tell him, because it’s true…kind of. Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega and his cronies have created a new National Ministry for Extraterrestrial Space Affairs, Read more...: Riviera Maya Tops America’s Most Searched Destinations For 2021

Finding Hidden Treasures in Roatan

Finding Hidden Treasures in Roatan

What’s the strangest thing ever found on a construction site? Mammoth tusks, ancient mummies, and time capsules have all shown up at one time or another. In 2015 an entire warship from the American Revolution was revealed on the site of a hotel in Virginia. A year later construction workers demolishing a house in Florida Read more...: Finding Hidden Treasures in Roatan

Noble Mansions in Portugal

Noble Mansions in Portugal

Cascais is a high-end resort town just outside Lisbon, and once a favored retreat for Portuguese royals. Now, it’s a fixture in my annual travel schedule… When I’m in Europe, I typically take a long weekend in Lisbon, then set up base in Cascais for a week, just before returning to Mexico. I get my Read more...: Noble Mansions in Portugal

Greek Island Getaways From $95K

Greek Island Getaways From $95K

There are 6,000 Greek isles dotting the Ionian and Aegean seas, of which 227 are inhabited. They are the birthplaces of ancient gods and mythic heroes. There are ancient Roman and Greek temples, Crusader castles, white-washed villages perched hillside, forest-clad mountains that rise from the sea, once-busy trading ports, fishing villages, and turquoise waters. And, Read more...: Greek Island Getaways From $95K

Profit from the Zoom Boom

Profit from the Zoom Boom

I’m not a big fan of staring into mirrors. Especially after a rough day’s scouting. A 5 a.m. start, a day pounding pavements or bouncing down dusty roads to exploring construction sites…it does nothing for my complexion. (But it is how we get the best RETA-only deals.) Video calling is everywhere now though. Like everyone Read more...: Profit from the Zoom Boom