Types of Real Estate in Mexico

Introduction to Types of Real Estate in Mexico

When it comes to real estate options for vacation homes, Mexico is the place to look. Mexico can deliver if you are looking to buy an amazing villa that overlooks breathtaking tropical waters or even if you want to design your own home. There are many real estate opportunities in Mexico awaiting you. Here is our guide to the types of real estate in Mexico.

Guide to Types of Real Estate in Mexico:

  • Houses and single family homes in Mexico

Usually the houses in Mexico are two story houses. In the cities the houses are generally bigger. Traditionally houses in Mexico would come with a courtyard, designed purposely so on hot and humid summer days the homeowner can remain cool. Nowadays you will find more variety, with many modern homes in Mexico resembling North America and Europe homes.

  • Condos in Mexico

Condos are becoming a more and more popular option for real estate in Mexico, particularly in tourist areas where foreign investment is becoming more prominent. When you own a condo, you own a unit that is in a large building or complex, and you usually have access to a pool and/or a gym; your association fees will help maintain these common areas. There are some limits on condo owners as to what changes you can do to the interiors of your apartment, but in general, you can decorate your unit as you like. Changes to the common areas will be controlled by the homeowner’s association or the company that is employed to administer the condo.

  • Villas in Mexico

A ‘villa’ traditionally refers to a large luxurious home that is elegant and sophisticated, usually fairly big and overlooking some kind of impressive view. For example, the villas at Villa La Estancia offer incredible ocean views. Villas are certainly one of the most luxurious options for real estate in Mexico.

  • Condo-Hotels In Mexico

A condo-hotel in Mexico refers to real estate option for people to purchase homes at a hotel complex. The units you can purchase come with many added features such as using room service and concierge services with the hotel. Sometimes there will be great restaurants, a spa and multiple pools.

  • Apartments in Mexico

An apartment in Mexico is usually in a large building and the apartment can be rented or even purchased. The location, style, and size can vary as there are one bedroom apartments that are located in a family style neighborhood and all the way up to five bedroom apartments that is located within the city and these come with added features such as a Jacuzzi and a balcony that you can enjoy.

  • Building Your Own Home in Mexico

You can purchase land, then have your own home built for you in Mexico. If this is what you are wanting to do, then you should hire an experienced contractor. You should always be available and let them know exactly what you want done through each of the construction processes, so you can avoid any costly mistakes and surprises that wasn’t included in your original design.

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