Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Charro Rodeo!

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Charro Rodeo! If you have never been to a real Mexican Rodeo, Vallarta offers two great chances to go. One is at the end of January (the government-sponsored version) and the old one. “The People’s Rodeo” is at the end of February and is sponsored by local businesses. Maybe it’s me, but I like the old school one, it’s not Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Why paint tree trunks?

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Why paint tree trunks? While many have guessed, “painting tree trunks” is not for style. It’s also not paint! Gardeners and landscapers put a hard substance on tree trunks called “lime mortar” to protect the trees from ants, termites and other insects that could threaten the health of the tree! Now you know! A couple of other tropical garden tricks: Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Vacations without Electronics

Today’s Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Vacations without Electronics A vacation should mean no interruptions, but more and more often, we can’t put our phones away for anything, even precious family time. But some hotels and resorts are challenging guests to “chew through the leash” when it comes to technology and lock their devices up for at least some hours. Officials with the hotels that have Read More …

PV Real Estate Tip: Activities and Services available for fun!

  PV Real Estate Tip: Activities and Services for fun! I recently saw a rental contract for a very nice Villa and it had a questionnaire of activities and services available here in PV. Thought you might find this interesting if only from a “what is there to do in PV?” aspect. Sport ☐ Sailing lessons – high-season ☐ Kite surfing +15 min ☐ Surfing Read More …

Real Estate Vallarta Tip: Hardwood cabinets

Real Estate Vallarta Tip: Hardwood cabinets      When you are shopping for a home in Puerto Vallarta a sure sign that the builder put money into the construction is easily seen in the kitchen. While one might focus on the appliances, I might direct your attention to something that will last much longer if done right: the kitchen cabinets! Here in the tropics, we Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate tip: Is our real estate market seasonal?

A question we are often asked about investing in a dream home here in Puerto Vallarta is “Do you think I can strike a better deal in the low season?” In other words, is our real estate market seasonal? First, let me tell you what the seasons are like in PV. It may be the opposite of what you are used to if you live Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Top 10 when selling

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: Top 10 when selling Okay, I admit this is just a joke but we really are experts at handling all your paperwork, gaining you every advantage regarding taxes and making true sales presentations of your home. This month my agency has two agents in the top 10 on the entire bay, something we do regularly. Find out why!! john@boardwalkrealtypv.com

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Tip: What’s a Jacarandas tree?

What’s a Jacarandas tree? If you have been to Guadalajara you may have driven down a lane lined with Jacarandas trees. If they were in bloom, you would never forget it! Their vibrant flowers are a gorgeous purple and even when the blooms fall it is amazing as a once blacktop street turns to purple. There are the “other Jacarandas” as the tree is only Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Lifestyle tip: How do I pick a realtor?

Realtor: How does one pick a realtor when pondering owning/ living in Puerto Vallarta? Here are a few tips that I have found helpful over the years, all of which can be done in advance on your computer! Good response time- when you go to his website and ask a question, does he make an effort to respond quickly and relevantly? Keep in mind realtors Read More …

Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Lifestyle tip: Awesome aerial footage!

Thanks for visiting Puerto Vallarta Real Estate Lifestyle tip: Awesome aerial footage! The advent of aerial footage only serves to show how amazing a place Vallarta is. With a fun, vibrant town so near to a gorgeous bay surrounded by jungle, what is not to love? Check out the amazing footage here: