The Riviera Maya is an incredible area of Mexico, stretching from Cancun all the way to Tulum, which offers white sand beaches, stunning blue ocean waters and a laid back way of life. Playa del Carmen is an area that has grown immensely over the past few years, expanding so much that it held the world record with Guinness for fastest growing city in 2006. Every year Playa del Carmen continues to be one of the fastest growing cities in Latin America.
A lot to know in Playa del Carmen!
If in search of real estate in Riviera Maya, there is a lot to know about this young city Playa del Carmen. Started as a small fishing village, the now popular and vibrant 5th Avenue was just a dirt road less than 20 years ago.
The ferry to Cozumel was the center of the city, and soon, the cruise ships that were stopping in Cozumel, had tourist taking the 45 minute ferry ride to explore Playa del Carmen. Playa del Carmen offers something different than Cancun, more eclectic, no high rise hotels (the maximum height is 4 floors) and a more quaint feeling.
Depending on what you are looking for in Playa del Carmen real estate – condos, houses, villas – Playa del Carmen has such a range of options for those interested in investing in the area, relocating full time, or purchasing a second home. Consider Playacar, developments north of Playa del Carmen like Marezaul or Nick Price, or downtown condos like Skyline 24th. Contact Moskito to discuss your dream home and let us help you find it.