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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Country for Retirement

Where to live in retirement? What country

When considering another country for retirement, the number of options can feel overwhelming. From Mexico to the Caribbean, the choices are seemingly limitless. If you are thinking about retiring to another country, but you aren’t quite sure which country is right for you, here are a few tips to help you select the best retirement country. 

Tip #1: Choose Someplace Affordable

While this first tip my seem obvious, the reality is that many who consider moving to another country fail to properly determine how much they can afford to pay for a retirement property and how much they can afford to spend toward their desired lifestyle each month. First, you need...

5 Tips for Buying a Vacation Home

Aerial beach house

Are you interested in purchasing a vacation home? Whether you want a vacation home in Huatulco, Mexico or Nassau, Bahamas, there are a few tips to keep in mind to ensure you are pleased with your decision to purchase a vacation home. To that end, here are five tips to keep in mind when making such an exciting purchase. 

Tip #1: Consider How You Plan to Use the Home 

Everyone knows that the first rule of real estate is location, location, location. When purchasing a vacation home, this rule still applies. Aside from thinking about your dream location for a vacation home, you also need to consider how you plan to use it. If you are looking for a place that is easy for you...

Calgarians Purchasing Vacation Homes: 6 Things to Think About

vacation home for Calgarians

One day it’s plus 10, then next it’s minus 25 and let’s not even discuss the ice that builds up during this melt/freeze cycle.  No wonder we feel the urge to leave our Calgary home and find some nice real estate in the sun.

While we may entertain the idea of buying a second home, especially when we’ve just come back from comfy VRBO property in a hot southern locale, turning that dream into a reality is possible as long as you give it proper thought.  We’ve “been there” and helped clients who have also “done that” with very positive outcomes, so let me share some advice with you as you do some deep thinking about your next real estate move.

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