December 2017

Life in Belize Gated Communities

By | 2017-12-21T10:43:33+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Blog|

Expats, retirees, and visitors considering making a permanent move to Belize soon learn that the best place to choose is a gated community. Although Belize is generally a safe and peaceful country, gated communities provide an extra layer of peace of mind knowing that you and your property are always being kept safe around the [...]

Can Americans Buy Property in Belize?

By | 2017-12-21T10:42:42+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Blog|

The short answer is: yes! Belize has a very welcoming attitude towards foreign investment, and American property owners have all of the same rights as locals do, including the right to sell, buy, or rent property anywhere in the country. Belize is rapidly becoming one of the hottest foreign markets for retirees, dream homes, and [...]

Where in the World Is Belize?

By | 2017-12-21T10:43:24+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Many people have heard of Belize but aren't quite sure where it is. Belize is located in Central America. To the north of Belize lies the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. To the west and south of Belize lies the nation of Guatemala. Belize has a long coastline on the Caribbean Sea. It takes about two [...]

National Geographic: Take a Winter Trip to Belize in 2018

By | 2017-12-19T22:02:43+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Blog|

Popular travel magazine National Geographic recently published their list of the top 9 places to visit during the winter of 2017/18, which included Belize. The National Geographic article referred to Belize as a "diver's paradise" and recommended diving at the world-famous Great Blue Hole, one of legendary marine biologist Jacques Cousteau's all-time favorite places to [...]

Tax Benefits of Moving to Belize

By | 2017-12-12T20:19:39+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Blog|

Although most people move to Belize in order to enjoy the good life in a stupendously beautiful Caribbean setting, it must be said that there are also some very attractive tax benefits when you relocate to Belize. The government of Belize has a strong commitment to banking privacy, leading many people to call it a [...]

7 Reasons Why Living in Belize is Awesome!

By | 2017-12-07T17:43:55+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Blog|

Many people considering moving to Belize often ask questions about what life is like in this small Caribbean nation. Although there are some big differences, you'll soon realize that the pros far outweigh the cons. The Atmosphere There's something almost magical about the "vibe" or the atmosphere in Belize. It's as if suddenly your cares [...]

Investing in Belize in 2018 is a Sure Bet

By | 2017-12-01T20:00:06+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Blog|

Belize is one of the best places on earth to invest. A former British colony, Belize uses English as its official language and the government warmly welcomes foreign investors. There are zero restrictions on owning, buying, or selling property, and there are very few taxes in Belize. For instance, there is no capital gains tax [...]

November 2017

Belize Makes Fodor’s Top 10 List for 2018

By | 2017-11-28T20:54:16+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Blog|

Fodor's, the world's best-selling publisher of guidebooks and travel information, has recently released its famous "Go" list for 2018 with the company's recommendations on the best places to see and visit in the upcoming year. Belize made the top 10 of Fodor's Go List, described in the report as "part Caribbean and part Central America" [...]

Eco Tourism and Sustainable Living in Belize

By | 2017-11-22T20:35:42+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Blog|

Often described as "Mother Nature's Best-kept Secret," Belize is a predominately rural country where over one-fourth of its territory is protected as a wildlife sanctuary, nature reserve, or national park. And with the lowest population density of any country in Central America, Belize is the perfect place to explore an incredibly rich biosphere teeming with [...]