It is usually better to rent first prior to buying. If you need a referral to a trustworthy realtor in San Miguel de Allende, please email me and I’ll be happy to share an excellent resource ( Sonia@SoniaDiazMexico.com ). We can also supply renters and property insurance for anywhere in Mexico. Pay attention to the colonia where the… Read More
Listings in gringo areas work in a similar fashion to north of the border, however, there is no official Multiple Listing Service (MLS) so multiple agencies may list your house for sale on their websites. What you will primarily find is the agent you choose and their office will end up showing your house the… Read More
Mexico applies a capital gains tax on residential property of 25% on the gross sales value of the transaction without any deductions OR between 1.92% and 35% on the value of the gain (purchase costs less allowable exemptions and deductions). A one-off exemption is available under Article 92, Fraction XIX a) of Mexican Income Tax Law that reduces… Read More
OUR BEST-SELLING BOOK
Mexico is an incredible country with many unique living experiences to choose from. Our best-selling guide helps make your move to Mexico a little bit easier. Read More
DID YOU KNOW?
There are many things in Mexico that aren’t like back home. Different laws, different procedures for banking, and many different ways of thinking. We’ll look at “Did You Know?” topics on this page. I bet you didn’t know at least some of them. Read More