Tropical beaches, year round sun, low cost of living and vibrant local culture, it’s no wonder why so many people flock to Mexico each year. Right now, Mexico is sitting in its golden age for tourism, so there has never been a better time to invest in Real Estate.
While many places in the world are still recovering from the devastating effects that the pandemic had on the economic and tourism growth, Mexico is soaring with its best month in tourism yet. February 2023 marked the highest tourism growth in the country since the pandemic, coming in at an impressive 23% higher than in 2022.
Easter, or Samana Santa as it’s known in Mexico, is one of the most popular times to visit the Riviera Maya for both nationals and international visitors. This year, over 1 million tourists are expected to visit the Riviera Maya this Easter.
One of the most exciting and anticipated projects happening in the Riviera Maya is the Tulum Airport. The renders are spectacular, the economic benefits are outstanding, and the volume of tourism that Tulum Airport will be able to facilitate is truly going to make a difference to this area of the Yucatan.
An impressive total of 10 restaurants in Quintana Roo were named among the top 250 restaurants in Mexico. Each year, an expert jury decides the restaurants that will feature in the guide by monitoring the best dishes, chefs and culinary offerings in the country.
Playa del Carmen has quickly become one of the most sought after destinations for real estate in
Mexico. This once small beach town has grown into a cosmopolitain location, with all the beauty
of the Caribbean, but all the creature comforts and modern amenities of home.
Each year a natural phenomenon affects the beaches of the Riviera Maya. Although there are daily cleanups, for a short while, you’ll find some sargasso floating in the water and washed up on the beaches. While this seaweed isn’t harmful, it can put a bit of a downer on your beautiful Tulum beach day.
The Agency recently spoke at the premier real estate event, Inman Connect New York. The team joined the very top agents, brokers, prop tech, financial professionals and executives in the largest real estate event to happen this year.
Cancun is famous for its hot clubs, vibrant night life and party atmosphere. However, Cancun isn’t just a party destination. This unique city is filled with exciting natural wonders and a rich culture, which is going to be celebrated with a brand new theme park opening in Cancun this year.
One need only do a quick Google search to pull up countless articles about why Mexico is an amazing destination for tourists. There are also tonnes of articles naming the Riviera Maya as one of the top “must-visit" or “most beautiful” destinations in the world.
One of the biggest music festivals in the world is coming to Tulum in January 2023. Tulum is known for its unique music venues and world-class house and techno music festivals, so it’s no surprise that Tomorrowland will be making a comeback next year.
As many of you may know, The Agency is one of the biggest real estate agencies in America. From their incredible success, owner Mauricio Umansky also opened The Agency RM, which has been helping expats find their perfect vacation and investment properties in the Riviera Maya.
As the weather gets colder across North America and Europe, people begin making winter plans to escape to the warm and sunny beaches of the Riviera Maya. According to the Mexican Tourism Board, the number of visitors this year are set to smash even the impressive records of 2019.
One of the most famous holidays in Mexico is Day of The Dead, which runs from the 1st of November to the 2nd. The time of year where families get together to remember and celebrate the loved ones that they have lost over the years.
Temperatures start dropping, leaves start turning, Pumpkin Spice lattes are everywhere, and all we can think about is Halloween. However, did you know that our traditional ghosts and ghouls holiday isn’t widely celebrated in Mexico?
It’s no secret that the Riviera Maya gets hit with an influx of seaweed, or sargasso as the locals call it, every year in summertime. Usually, it’s just a small spattering on the beaches, however, this year we got a little more than we bargained for.
Cancun Airport is the second busiest in Mexico, and the 10th busiest in the world for international travel. With its close proximity to the white sand beaches and glistening turquoise waters of Playa del Carmen, Cancun and Tulum, Cancun Airport is the gateway to some of the most popular destinations in the world.
September is an especially important and significant month in Mexico that is celebrated by Mexicans all over the world. You may have been walking though the streets of Playa del Carmen or Tulum and noticed that all the restaurants and stores are adorned in red, white and green bunting, lights and decorations.
This summer has been one of the best on record for tourism in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. Bernardo Cueto Riestra, the Secretary of Tourism for Quintana Roo, stated that a staggering 3.7 million people visited the Mexican Caribbean during the summer months of 2022.
Robert De Niro is officially opening his 30th hotel right here in the Riviera Maya! The Oscar-winning Hollywood star is taking advantage of the incredible real estate market in Mexico, and is officially opening the next Nobu Hotel and Residences in Tulum.
We’ve all heard about the booming tourist industry in Quintana Roo, as record breaking numbers of people are visiting the stunning coastal towns of Playa del Carmen, Isla Mujeres, Akumal, Tulum and Cancun.
Anyone that has visited the Riviera Maya since 2018 will have noticed that there’s an influx of seaweed or ‘sargasso’ every year. Not only is this seaweed smelly and unsightly for beachgoers, but it can also damage coral and marine life when left in large quantities.
The short answer is yes, a foreigner can purchase land or property in Mexico. However, there are quite a few legalities and hoops to jump through first, which is why it’s always recommended to use an agency that has specialist experience in the process.
In the last couple of years, the focus of the Riviera Maya and Cancun has been to expand their amenities and tourism offerings. The numbers for this summer are set to be record-breaking, following the soaring tourist numbers throughout the first few months of 2022.
One of the best ways to spend a hot afternoon in the Riviera Maya is to dive into a refreshing cenote. We’ve got the perfect guide to the most unique and beautiful cenotes in Playa del Carmen and Tulum, but let’s start by explaining what a cenote is and why they are so magical.
Things are heating up in Playa del Carmen as we get closer to the summer months. Finding ways to keep cool during the hot summer months is a must. We’ve put together a list of the best ways to stay cool in Playa del Carmen this summer
The buzz around Cryptocurrency has been going on for a while now, but recently the Crypto market is blowing up. The only problem is, this form of currency can be very volatile, so users are looking to “cash-out” on passive investment opportunities while Cryptocurrency is at an all time high.
The ROIs on properties in Mexico, especially in areas such as the Riviera Maya, are extremely high right now. For the last few years, people have been snapping up investment properties in Mexico and then selling them for a great profit.
As spring break is quickly approaching, families are looking for the best places to take their little ones on vacation. Luckily, the Riviera Maya has plenty of child-friendly hotels and resorts to choose from.
So, you’ve made the leap and decided to invest in a property to rent. First, congratulations, you’ve made a great decision! However, you’re now wondering how to get the biggest ROI on your property and are looking for the best vacation rental management company for you.
If adrenaline, cars and white sand beaches sound like your idea of paradise, you’re in for a treat! Grupo
Constructor Cancun has announced that they will start building the Formula 1 Autodromo de la Riviera
Maya in the stunning Marina town of Puerto Aventuras.
Tulum is one of the most talked-about and popular tourist destinations in the world. Frequented by world-renowned holistic practitioners, celebrities and famous influencers, Tulum is the place to be in 2022.
2021 may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean the fun is over in the Riviera Maya. With high season upon us, we have a whole host of exciting events happening in the Riviera Maya for everyone to enjoy.
We get it, convincing your other half to do anything they don’t want to do is hard, but when it comes to laying down hard earned cash to invest in something they don't believe in, it's almost impossible.
It´s a cloudy evening in paradise. Tulum, Mexico, 77ºF … The Mayan Riviera
gets deep into your senses. It´s uniqueness is almost based in it´s diversity.
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