Moskito Riviera Maya real estate Blog

Hurricane Season in the Riviera Maya

The hurricane season in the Riviera Maya is upon us and it's important to be prepared. The rainy season lasts from June to November and with that comes an increased chance for tropical storms and hurricanes. We've been very lucky in the Riviera Maya to have not had a major hurricane since 2005, but it is always a great idea...

Coronavirus Real Estate Deals

When it comes to investing in real estate, timing is crucial. Either you are planning to make a move and live your dream life in a foreign country as an expat or make an intelligent investment, we have seen through the years that many savvy investors know that so-called crisis brings amazing deals to the market.  Just as we predicted...

Good Vibes Only: Tips for staying positive at home during COVID19

At this point, many of us have been practicing social distancing for a few weeks, maybe longer. At times, it can get lonely, you can feel frustrated, lack motivation for work, or just need a break from the family. We are all itching to get out and socialize, tired of staring at the same 4 walls all day, completely ready...

Moskito Real Estate: A Historic Moment in the Riviera Maya

In the last two weeks, I have had a lot of communication with the entire team at Moskito and especially with my real estate team. I imagine the questions I received from the team are the same questions business owners are answering in other industries. People wonder “What do we do? What do we say? What is going to happen?”...

Tips from Moskito: How to Stay Productive while Working from Home

Tips from Moskito: How to stay productive while working from home If you are like the Moskito Riviera Maya team, you've been working from home for a few weeks now. For those of you that are sharing the house with kids, partners, roommates, or family, we know how hard it can be to remain productive while working from home. We...

Hungry at Home: Food Delivery in Playa del Carmen

If you’re here in Playa del Carmen and housebound like the rest of us, you might be missing some of your favorite restaurants in towns. Like all of us at Moskito, responsible restaurants in the area are taking the social distancing very seriously and offering some great delivery deals, including discounts and free and fast delivery. And the great news...

Mexican Food: Best Chilaquiles in Playa del Carmen

What can I say about Mexican food that hasn’t already been said?! It is the BEST! Breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the dishes are unique, flavorful, and packed with spice. It’s about more than just tacos here in the Riviera Maya, one of my favorite dishes to enjoy at breakfast, or really anytime of day, is the Mexican dish of chilaquiles. ...

Real Estate Riviera Maya: What is a fideicomiso?

What is a fideicomiso and why do you need one? Answering a very important piece of the purchasing puzzle for foreign buyers. As a foreign investor in Mexico, it’s important to understand what is a fideicomiso, the costs associated with it, and why it is necessary to have one to purchase property in the restricted zones.  What is a fideicomiso? ...

Safety in Playa del Carmen

Earlier this month the media in the US, Canada, and I even saw a report from England, reported about a crime that occurred here in Playa del Carmen. The first report had a misleading headline that stated the crime had occurred in a resort, and later that was updated with the correct information, that it occurred in a local neighborhood...