Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Zoom!

Good morning everyone! It’s the first day of June and we are seeing plenty of movement in Puerto Vallarta Real Estate! Nobody knew what to expect back in March when news of the coronavirus began to spread. It has been interesting to see the reaction of both buyers and sellers at this time. Like I always say, being a seller in Puerto Vallarta has its Read More …

Best Seafood in Puerto Vallarta

I absolutely love seafood. Living in Puerto Vallarta has seafood lovers like me, absolutely spoiled as there are so many great “mariscos” restaurants to discover. Today, I want to share with you a few of my favorite spots that I consider the Best Seafood in Puerto Vallarta. I hope on your next visit, you can try out one (or two!) of these fantastic establishments. Ocho Read More …

More Flights scheduled to PV

Happy Monday everyone! As many countries and states begin to reopen businesses and public spaces, we are seeing travel restrictions also begin to ease up. More flights are starting to pop up to PV as new safety measurements are put in to place. Here is the list of airlines that have announced their new itineraries: · Aeromar Starting June 1st, 2020, Aeromar will resume its Read More …

Flowers in Bloom

If you can’t tell by now, I am a huge fan of Puerto Vallarta’s beautiful plant life. And of course Springtime is the time of year when Mother Nature really goes all out here in PV! The flowers are all blooming and it’s just a sight to behold. This is our dryest time of year where trees have been starved of water for basically 6 Read More …

Tipping in Mexico: the Do’s and Dont’s

Many of my clients ask me about tipping in Mexico. Most people want to do the right thing and compensate the people who are offering services to them. But knowing who to tip and how much is part of the learning proccess. Here are a few tips on tipping in Mexico. I hope you find them useful! Grocery Baggers At most grocery stores here like Read More …

Tropical Fruits that Boost Immunity

Puerto Vallarta is a lush paradise that is famous for its fresh produce. Snowbirds that flock down for the winter are in agreement when they rave about the variety and quality of tropical fruits and vegetables readily availble year round in PV. At a time when we are all focused on improving our health, I thought I would share with you some of my favorite Read More …

Mother’s Day 2020

In Mexico, Mother’s Day is called Dia de la Madre and is a very big deal. In a culture that idolizes the female figures of Catholicism, it is no surprise that the matriarchs of the family receive a lot of love and attention on their special day. In contrast to the United States, Mother’s Day in Mexico always falls on May 10. This year, due Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Jacaranda gardening

Todays Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip is something easy and fun to do in PV- gardening. I don’t have a yard so I plant things- especially Jacaranda trees- where I think they will do well and look nice! If you have never seen a Jacaranda in bloom, they are arguably the most beautiful tree on earth. So far, after driving to get seeds, we have planted Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Don’t overbuy

I was recently asked to write a column with mistakes that buyers make. As I have 16 years in Real Estate here as co-owner and broker of Boardwalk Realty (http://www.boardwalkrealtypv.com), I have seen hundreds and hundreds of buyers along the way. So…..here is your Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip! Don’t overbuy. You’re looking for a home, not a hotel. There are millions of factors that Read More …

Vallarta Lifestyles: Whats In A Title? A lot.

Titulos and Formalities In Puerto Vallarta, did you know it’s important to address professionals by their title? Unless you’re on a first name basis with your Doctor, he or she is Doctor (masculine form) Garcia or Doctora (feminine form) Diego. However, just as significant are the titles of your engineer Ingeniero or your architect Arquetecto, who are responsible for the building and design of the Read More …