Is it safe to buy real estate in Mexico?

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October 14, 2021
By TAO Mexico

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Every year, more and more people realize how easy it can be to make their dream a reality: owning a beach home in a gorgeous destination in Mexico, or even a cultural landmark of a colonial town. Owning a home abroad as a vacation spot, a retirement plan or simply an investment is an alluring idea that can be your reality with Tao Mexico.

As with any investment, it's good to do a deep-dive research before jumping in. One of the first and most frequent questions we have from our clients is whether it’s safe to buy real estate in Mexico?

If you're thinking of making a real estate investment, this question has most likely crossed your mind at least once, and the good news is: YES, it is safe to buy a property in Mexico.

If you’re from the United States, Canada, or anywhere in the world, you can purchase a property (or more) in Mexico quite easily, there are simply a few rules to follow and things to know.

We recommend a quick read of "Can a foreigner buy a property in Mexico?", where we explain the most important points every homebuyer should know about buying a home abroad. You’ll learn about how to buy in the “ restricted area”, how to obtain a bank trust, how foreign taxes are considered, and how you can leverage the tools we offer to own that dream of waking up in your very own property in Mexico. 

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How To Safely Buy Real Estate in Mexico 

The most important thing for safely purchasing a home in Mexico is to talk with an experienced and reliable real estate company that has years of experience and delivered properties.

This is essential and shouldn't be taken lightly. Take the time to vet your options and chat with more than one real estate company. Compare the type of attention each company gives you. Do they answer all your questions? How's their follow-up and communication? Are they paying attention to your needs and concerns?

Many companies may try to sell you what they have available, and not necessarily what you actually want or need.

Purchasing real estate in Mexico is an important life decision and it's important to make that decision with the help of a reliable real estate agent with whom you feel comfortable, and who not only understands your needs but is also expert in the area you plan to purchase.


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Are you ready to buy your first property in Mexico?

Download our ebook today, "10 steps to buy your first property in Mexico”. We break down the process to explain every step along the way that will lead you down the path of owning the home you’ve always dreamed of. 

If you have questions or simply would like to chat with an agent about the process, don't hesitate to contact us!

At TAO Mexico, we have fabulous properties located on the best beach destinations in Mexico, from the Riviera Maya, to the properties coming soon in Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta - look for real estate opportunities in several other remarkable destinations in upcoming years.

We are one of the strongest and most reliable real estate development companies in Mexico with over 15 years’ experience in the real estate industry. We pride ourselves on our excellence and the genuine care that our agents provide.

It’ll be our pleasure to meet with you and help you get into the home of dreams in Mexico!