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Hiring a Buyer’s Agent in Cozumel

Hiring a Buyer’s Agent in Cozumel Are you considering purchasing a home on the beautiful island of Cozumel? I did the same just over a decade ago and it was the best move I have made!   The first step is to find a real estate agent that will show you the ropes. I recommend…

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Real estate agent Cozumel – Where to start to pick the right agent to assist you to buy or sell your home

Real estate agent Cozumel: Where to start to pick the right agent to assist you to buy or sell your home Make sure they actually understand and speak Spanish fluently, so they can understand all applicable real estate regulations and tax effects. Making sure that they are up to date in their profession. Does the agent…

Make Sure You Pick the Right Agent with this Checklist When you want to sell your home in Cozumel, the Real Estate Agent you choose is going to determine three important things: How smooth the process is How quickly your home sells How much you get for your home

Selling Your Cozumel Property

Selling Your Cozumel property Make Sure You Pick the RIGHT Real Estate Broker with this Checklist.  When you want to sell your home in Cozumel, the Real Estate Broker or Agent you choose is going to determine three important things Is the sales process going to be smooth? Will my property sell quickly? How much…

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The Roles of a Notary in a Real Estate Transaction in Mexico

The Roles of a Notary in a Real Estate Transaction in Mexico If you are considering buying a property in Mexico, you have likely heard that you will need to hire a notary. However, many foreign buyers are surprised to find out just how much the notary does throughout real estate transactions here. As a…

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What is an Apostille?

What is an Apostille and Why do you Need it in a Real Estate Transaction in Cozumel, Mexico? A potential obstacle when doing business in a foreign country is that each country has its own method for creating and certifying documents. Being so, when you have documents that are legal in your country, how can…

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Art in Your New Home in Cozumel Mexico – Carina Barbachano

Art in Your New Home in Cozumel Mexico: Part 2 – Artist Carina Barbachano Welcome to part two of Art in Your New Home in Mexico! As a real estate broker and aficionado of art here in Cozumel, I am bringing my two passions together in this series. Tune in each month to discover talented…

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Art in your new home in Cozumel Mexico

Art in your new home in Mexico: Part 1 – Belgian Artist Peter Terrin When you move into a new house, one of the first things to do is warm it up. Even if it comes fully-furnished, adding features that you love or that represent you make it feel like YOUR home! But where do…

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Visa buying property in Cozumel Mexico

Visa buying property in Cozumel Mexico – what is needed? When we show real estate on our beautiful island I always get the question: “Do I need a special visa buying property in Mexico?” Anyone, even someone in Mexico on a Tourist Visa, may buy property in Mexico. The notary will ask you on the day…

Staging property dos and donts cozumel

Staging property in Cozumel to sell!

Staging property in Cozumel.  I have seen so many homes, showing to our buyers, with lots of don’ts!  I could write a book about what I have seen. Some properties are on the market for years. This has a few different reasons. Today I want to help you with Staging Property Tips that can be used to…