Merida Yucatan Mexico Information and Real Estate


Community is an essential part of family, of lifestyle, and of real estate.

Real estate has always been a great business and a great way to invest your money, Mexico has a lot of places where real estate has great value and that is the case of Yucatan. With the growing tourism in Yucatan real estate is increasing its value and great projects are being developed.

Real estate near archaeological places or tourism destines is very valuable, Progreso,Chelem and Chuburna which are just half an hour from Merida has increase its real estate value a lot because most people in Merida want to have their homes in the beach of Progreso.

Yucatan has many cultural places where the value is of real estate is high and the growing tourism is attractive. Merida is the capital of Yucatan and you should take a look at some great investments that can be done there due to the growing surge of foreign people.

There are many babyboomers from other countries that have chosen Merida and the Progreso area as the place to retire, because its a safe place, their money has more value and its location is great because its located near the beach and a few hours from cultural places like Chichen Itza (one of the New Seven wonders of the the world) Uxmal,Dzibichaltun etc...

If you have some money to invest, you should take a look at the North of Merida, you can buy some real estate near the "Yucatan Country Club" which is huge attraction for foreigners, you can buy a house in Montebello which is a great zone to live, Cholul is another great place north the city with very interesting Town houses."



Tips for Finding the Perfect Neighborhood

1. Make a list of all of the amenities that are close by in the neighborhood you are considering as your new residence.  Keep in mind what distances and routes to each of these places are acceptable and what are not.

2. Determine what the best features of the neighborhoods are.  This is especially helpful if you are deciding between a few different neighborhoods.

Are there parks nearby?
Is it scenic and visually appealing?
Are there quiet areas, streets, culs de sac?
Are the people friendly in the neighborhood?
Is the neighborhood clean?  Yards, streets, parks?
Are there nice trees and foliage?
Do the lots have large or small yards?
Are there walkways and are they easily accessible?
Is it a safe neighborhood?
What are the market values of the homes in the area?
Are there many houses for sale?
How long ago was the community developed?
What is the average age of the people in the area?
Are there families with small children in the area?
What is the proximity to schools?
Are there community events or organizations?

3. Walk around in the neighborhood.  The best way to determine the cleanliness and friendliness of the neighborhood is to walk around in it and meet its residents.