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Upgrading Club Caribe Membership to Ownership in Puerto Vallarta

At Club Caribe we take pride in offering flexibility and quality to all of our members. It is our goal to ensure that members are able to enjoy their investment to the fullest, and that they can use it in ways that suit their lifestyle best. One hugely important element that ensures the flexibility of your membership is the fact that you can upgrade it whenever your circumstances change. Upgrading for more and more enjoyment For many members, upgrading may mean buying more club points to cover a special occasion or big vacation, but for others it can mean moving into the Elite tiers in order to enjoy additional privileges and benefits. For some, upgrading can bring the opportunity to turning membership into a life-long real estate investment. Moving Effortlessly from Membership to Ownership You might read this and think that you’re happy with your Club Caribe membership as it is, and that’s fine! We want our members to love their membership no matter what. However, there are many reasons why you might consider turning …

2018 and Beyond – Real Estate in Puerto Vallarta

It doesn’t take a real estate expert to notice that Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit are experiencing an upturn in the real estate market. With so much construction going on in Puerto Vallarta’s Romantic Zone near Los Muertos Beach, it’s clear that developers are cashing in on the region’s popularity as one of the top destinations in Mexico. Likewise, real estate publications are on the rise, filling their pages with potential homes for would-be Puerto Vallarta expats.   Prices beginning to rise Now is the time to buy real estate before prices begin to rise once again. According to statistics about the region from AMPI (Puerto Vallarta’s official real estate association) the average sales price of properties is appreciating, with a 4% increase on closing prices manifested for last year. This is positive news for current real estate owners and a wake-up call for those who want to get on Puerto Vallarta’s real estate market ladder. Puerto Vallarta is trending again It should come as no surprise to members why Puerto Vallarta is trending as …

Reasons to Buy Real Estate by the Beach

Buying real estate by the beach is a dream that is often reserved for the very lucky or the very rich. There are very few investments that compare and even fewer that bring so much pleasure. Below are some top reasons to buy real estate by the beach:   Investment Firstly, buying real estate by the beach is a great investment. Generally speaking, homes purchased in top beach destinations hold their value and most appreciate greatly overtime. In the meantime, you can enjoy and share your investment with your loved ones. It is also a desirable asset that can be bequeathed after your passing or can be enjoyed in your honor by those you leave behind.   Great views Real estate by the beach tends to be characterized by great views. Enjoying a sea view from your property is one of life’s true blessings. Easy to rent Real estate by the beach is often very easy to rent out for a profit or to cover your maintenance costs, should you wish to do so. Prime …

What to Look for in Real Estate – Quality

Purchasing real estate is very often an emotional decision: we fall in love with a property, a particular scenic view or location and simply have to buy the house, condo or apartment yet fail to think rationally about the practicalities such as how well it was constructed, what materials were used etc. Fortunately for those people who fall in love with the real estate options at Garza Blanca Preserve, you can be sure of the quality of construction and the first class finishings.   Construction, finishings and furniture All of the residences at Garza Blanca Preserve have been built to last using the finest construction materials as well as top quality finishes. The kitchens are fitted with high quality appliances from Kitchen Aid and granite countertops while bathrooms and floors enjoy marble finishes. Double glazed windows that meet modern standards to protect from gale-force winds are fitted throughout. Water quality While many Garza Blanca residents prefer to drink bottled water, you can rest assured the water that arrives to your faucets is certified as portable …

Maria Estela, Your Go-to for Real Estate Advice

Next time you visit Garza Blanca Resort & Spa, take time to visit the real estate office located next to the lobby and meet Maria Estela Nuñez who is on hand daily to talk to you personally about the real estate options for you and your family. The relaxed setting and warm personalized service provides you the ideal environment to ask any questions you may have about potentially upgrading your membership to ownership whether now or in the future. With her experience in real estate, Maria Estela knows how buying property requires time and patience to make sure that you get exactly what you want.   We spent some time talking to Maria Estela to find out a little about her background and why she thinks Garza Blanca Real Estate is such a wonderful opportunity, especially for members. Enjoy the interview below.   Where are you from and how did you arrive to Puerto Vallarta? It’s a little complicated… I’m from a small town located in the mountains of Oaxaca called San Jose Independencia. My …

Potential Rental Income from Real Estate in Puerto Vallarta

Few will deny that buying real estate has many benefits, be it personal pleasure as you enjoy your dream home, or the potential for returns on your investment when your property value appreciates, or, perhaps, the security real estate gives you when you own a tangible asset. However, the potential for rental income is often overlooked and can be an attractive benefit of buying real estate, especially in popular vacation destinations.     Rental potential in vacation hotspots Today more than ever, renting out your home is pretty easy, particularly in vacation hotspots. You might choose to offer your residence for rental in the long-, mid-, or short-term to make variable profits depending on how often and for how long you decide to rent your home. You can rent by the day or week to ensure that you have maximum control over the time you wish to spend in your property or rent for longer periods for ease. When you own real estate in areas with high demand, there is great potential for rental income. …

Signature Points Make Real Estate Flexible

Transforming your membership into titled ownership in Puerto Vallarta with Garza Blanca Real Estate is full of fabulous benefits. Not only will you own real estate in one of the most exclusive 5-star resort complexes in Mexico built on an incredible ocean-front nature preserve, but you will also retain the flexibility that so many vacation club members value so highly. There’s a widely held misunderstanding about Garza Blanca Real Estate that when you purchase full or fractional property you will lose the chance to stay in other destinations. As you will discover below, Signature Points ensures that this is not the case. Signature Points makes Garza Blanca Real Estate Flexible Following a very similar format to the current Preferred Points program that all members enjoy as Club Caribe members, the Signature Points program for owners offers benefits equivalent to those of top tier Elite members. Those who purchase Garza Blanca real estate—whether full or fractional ownership—will be granted a yearly allowance of Signature Points which is equal to 14 nights in accommodation of a similar …

Investing in Rest and Real Estate

There really is no investment that is as secure (and as enjoyable) as real estate. When you purchase a luxury property in your favorite vacation destination, you can be sure that you will be investing in good times as well as your estate. Not only are you putting your hard earned cash to work and securing it for the future, but you can enjoy it in the process. While for many of us it is difficult to get excited about bitcoins or the stock exchange, luxury real estate can bring with it hours of enjoyment. Why own a second home abroad? The majority of you reading this article already know the value of investing in extraordinary experiences. No doubt, part of the attraction of becoming a Club Caribe member was because you could see how your investment would bring dividends in the form of a lifetime of unique experiences in a stunning tropical paradise. But have you ever thought about combining your amazing vacations while accruing equity at the same time? Fractional and full ownership …

Benefits of Buying Over Renting Vacation Property?

If you find yourself weighing up the options of buying a vacation property versus renting one, you are not alone.  Buying a second home in an area you love is more popular than ever, and there are several reasons why it is a more practical choice for many people.  Making a real estate investment on an additional home is full of advantages.  Let’s take a closer look at some of the best reasons to buy a vacation property. No Landlord to Pay One of the worst feelings you may experience when renting a vacation property is that you are spending your money rather than investing it.  Purchasing your own real estate rather than renting allows you to put your money into something that you can enjoy for years to come.     Long Term Investment Buying a vacation property is a terrific way to make a long term investment you can feel good about.  Real estate is a fairly safe way to invest your money, especially with the appreciation values most property owners can look …

Benefits of Owning a Residence with 5-Star hotel Services

Owning a residence located at a 5 star hotel comes with many, many benefits, especially when you buy one at Garza Blanca Resort & Spa in Puerto Vallarta. Not only will you have the privilege of enjoying access to the hotel’s world class spa, activities program, gourmet restaurants, and stunning common areas, you will also benefit from 24 hour security and a professional Home Owners Association! Below we have listed the reasons as to why you should consider buying a residence which has 5 star hotel services: Guaranteed Quality When you choose to buy a residence with access to 5 star hotel services, you do so because you want the best. You can expect highly quality, luxury design features, finishing’s and appliances as well as first-rate construction when you buy here. VIP treatment from the hotel staff is also a given. VIP Living When you buy a home with 5 star services you’re investing in a luxury lifestyle; you could live like a VIP every single day of your stay, if you want, with the …