In 2016, WestJet was the first Canadian airline to offer direct flights to Belize. Originally flying only from Toronto to Belize City. Now, WestJet has just announced that it will begin flying non-stop from Calgary (YYC) to Belize City (BZE) starting on November 3, 2017. This latest announcement from WestJet comes on the heels of [...]
At Cerros Sands we provide friendly tours for those looking to retire, invest or have a seasonal home in Belize. Belize is becoming a popular location for expats from all over the world. Cerros Sands, located in northern Belize has property / home owners representing Canada, United States, UK, Belize and Belgium. The climate in Belize [...]
Unlike many other countries in the region, Belize actively welcomes foreign property investors. Foreign property owners have identical rights to the locals, and property taxes are incredibly low, generally just 1.5% of the unimproved value of the property. Best of all, the official language in Belize is English, meaning you'll never need to worry about [...]
Belize is rapidly becoming one of the top countries to invest in or retire thanks to a combination of great weather, an abundance of low-cost flights, and generous residency programs. Here are 7 key facts every expat should know about living in Belize. Caribbean Rhythms Life in Belize moves at a more human pace where [...]
Belize is on track for yet another year of record-breaking increases in tourism numbers. According to the Belize Tourism Board (BTB), the first half of 2017 has seen a 7.8% increase in overnight stays compared to the same period the year before. In addition, cruise ship visitors have increased by 3.1% compared to the year [...]
Tony and Beth will be arriving in Belize once again in just a few days. It will be great to see them. They've seen pictures of the progress on their dream home but in a few short days they'll see up close all of what the Cerros Sands Work team have been doing. Columns and [...]
Heavy machinery is here at Cerros Sands again. There is always activity at Cerros Sands. Three homes are currently under construction. While the construction of these homes takes place, there is also an excavator here all week doing road improvements and moving fill to various locations on the Cerros Sands property.
The Cerros Sands Work Team is doing all the labor when it comes to building Barb and Blaine's dream home. While that's true, Barb herself is there everyday. What she doing? Barb supervises, watches over everything that's going on and has become a construction expert during the many months she has been on site. She [...]
Murray and Laurie's Dream home is coming together very well. The Cerros Sands Work Team is finalizing the framing for the beams and once completed inside work will commence.
Expats and retirees looking for information on when is the best time to visit Belize need look no further! In this article, we'll tell you everything you need to know to help plan your trip to Belize. Ask anyone who lives in Belize, and they'll tell you that "any time" is the right time to [...]