luxury real estate Archive

Real Estate Tours for Buying Foreign Property

I got quoted in this Fox Business News story about buying real estate abroad, so of course we think it’s worthy of a read. Called What you need to know before buying foreign property, it’s specifically about whether it’s worthwhile to go on a real estate tour that gives you a crash course in the [...]

Luxury Real Estate in San Miguel de Allende

In Mexico’s central highlands, picture-perfect San Miguel de Allende has become gringo central for retirees. Tens of thousands of Norte Americanos make this their home at least part of the year. This includes more than a few millionaires who have diversified part of their fortune in a place where the weather is fine all year [...]

Real Estate in Punta Mita, Mexico

We feature three kinds of travel reviews on Luxury Latin America: the best luxury hotels, interesting luxury travel tours, and Latin American real estate that appeals to foreigners buying a vacation home or retirement home in Mexico, Central America, or South America. In the latter category is a piece we put up a couple weeks [...]

Two New Luxury Hotel Reviews for Uruguay

We’ve added two new and notable hotels to our reviews of luxury hotels in Uruguay, both run by the same company. Estacia Vik and Playa Vik are welcome additions to the beautiful coastal region of Uruguay, up the road from Punta del Este in José Ignacio. This part of the coast is less crowded and [...]

How the Dollar is Faring in Latin America

The plummeting euro has been all over the news the past few months. In a strange twist of fate, the non-Chavez-leaning countries of Latin America are looking like models of fiscal stability now compared to their colonial cousins in Spain and Portugal. The euro is at its lowest level in five years against the greenback [...]