MEXLEND: financing options in Puerto Vallarta

I have many clients that are curious about finiancing options here in Puerto Vallarta. Although the vast majority of our sales are paid in cash, there are other options available. One is pre-construction financing with a developer, and the 2nd is MexLend, a local lender that our clients use and enjoy. I wanted to share some updated information on their plans. I hope you find Read More …

Moncao PH Hits the Market

Moncao PH is the Swanson-Larson Team’s newest listing. This beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bath condominium is notable for its incredible mountain views. Open up the sliding glass doors on either side of the living area, and you get one of the best cross breezes I have ever felt! The space is large and open, perfect for entertaining or relaxing. Moncao Penthouse is located at Moncao Read More …

Mexico Life on HGTV- Christina’s episode has aired!

I just want to invite you all to check out tonight’s episode of Mexico Life on HGTV. Boardwalk’s very own Christina Larson is the featured real estate agent. Not only is she my trusted business partner, she is a fantastic person that truly is passionate about finding her clients their dream homes. “Finding Peace in Puerto Vallarta” is the name of tonight’s episode. The HGTV Read More …

Zoned A/C: What is it?

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful city, we all know that!! We also know that it can get very warm in Summer. That’s why every PV resident is always on the hunt for the most efficient cooling system for their home. There is a new option now that is becoming very popular, especially in the newer condo developments. Zoned A/C implements smart cooling that will ideally Read More …

Home Office Tips to Maximize your Space

An interesting side effect of the pandemic has been that many people have realized they can work from home. I cannot tell you how many clients have reached out lately to let me know that they are relocating more permanently to PV because they can now work remotely. I think the future will see a lot more remote work arrangements, which means people will be Read More …

Grand Venetian Puerto Vallarta FAQ

The Grand Venetian Puerto Vallarta is a gorgeous, full service condominium complex.¬† Located in the Hotel Zone, these homes are perfectly situated in the middle of all that PV has to offer. Walking out your building right on to local beach “Playa Holi” is something that very few homeowners get to experience. The Grand Venetian consists of three towers containing 472 condominiums and six penthouses. Read More …

Romantic Zone Pre Cronstruction Options

Puerto Vallarta’s Romantic Zone offers a variety of options for pre-construction purchases. Below are the developments with well known builders that we recommend. Purchasing pre-construction is a fantastic opportunity to buy at a discounted price. D’esire Penthouse 5 FOR SALE¬† D’ESIRE is the newest creation from the D’Group and renowned Architect Octavio Lopez, creator of the famed buildings D’Terrace and D’Residence. Perfectly located on a Read More …

Cistern: Does your Property have one?

A friend of mine is having some work done on their home right now. It’s a single family home in the Independencia neighborhood.. One of their big ticket items was revamping their water system. Originally they had low water pressure and were looking for better pressure and a filtration system. Their contractor also recommended something that they hadn’t thought of: a cistern. In the end, Read More …

Financing in Mexico: Is it an option?

In the US and Canada, it is quite commonplace to use financing of some sort to buy a home. Here in Mexico, it varies greatly in that most buyers in Puerto Vallarta are cash buyers. Financing in Mexico is admittedly a little tricky, and a potentially far more costly than what foreigners are used to North of the Border. Nevertheless, it is worth investigating all Read More …

Summerproofing your House: It’s time!

Springtime in Puerto Vallarta is a gorgeous time of year! I am definitely loving the low humidity, gentle breezes, and colorful flowers. It’s hard to imagine that in just a month or so, rainy season will be here. May is the most popular month for Summerproofing homes in PV. Summerproofing is the art of making your home water and humidity resistant, and keeping all your Read More …