Retiring in Belize – a friendly, convenient Caribbean paradise

Selecting the right location to purchase real estate requires careful research and planning. Before investing in real estate, you need to know what the appeal of the area is. You also need confidence that the area will continue to be appealing throughout your entire ownership period. Regardless of whether you are looking for a beautiful retirement destination or you are in the market for a vacation home that can double as an income-producing rental property, it makes sense to focus on Belize. Many Caribbean and Central American tropical destinations have gorgeous beaches, but they are unfortunately crowded with [...]

By | 2018-09-27T20:09:19+00:00 September 27th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

10 Reasons Why Belize is Central America’s Hidden Gem

Tucked away under Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the tiny nation of Belize is truly Central America's hidden gem. Here are 10 reasons why: 1 - Reef  A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Belize Barrier Reef has more than 400 islands and is a mecca for activities like snorkeling, fishing, and scuba diving. 2 - Cultures  Belize may have fewer than half a million residents, but it is an [...]

By | 2018-09-26T15:41:57+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Cost of Living in Belize

Many people are initially attracted to Belize because of the pristine nature, balmy temperatures, and delicious food but soon learn to appreciate the finer things thanks to a very affordable cost of living. The local currency, called the Belize Dollar (BZD), is permanently pegged to the US Dollar at 2:1, making it easy and simple [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:28:26+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Why Canadians Should Move to Belize Right Now

Whether you're reaching retirement age or are just looking for a great place to begin a new life, Belize is increasingly becoming a popular destination for Canadian expats. As a former British colony, English is the official language, so you'll never have to worry about communicating with the locals or reading the street signs. And [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:39:19+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Safest Place to Live in Belize

Where is the safest place to live in Belize? The answer is Corozal District Many people who are considering moving to or investing in Belize get misled by somewhat confusing crime statistics. In reality, Belize is an incredibly safe country, especially for visitors, as the vast majority of untoward incidents occur between locals in a [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:34:16+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

Top 5 Reasons to Buy Belize Real Estate in 2018/2019

Buy Belize Real Estate in 2018/2019  One of the best places in the world to buy real estate right now is in Belize. Over the past decade, the real estate market in this beautiful Caribbean country has been heating up, and 2018 is definitely the right year to claim your stake. By buying property in [...]

By | 2018-09-25T12:59:33+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

What Does It Cost to Retire in Belize?

With airfare to Belize getting cheaper all the time thanks to increased competition from major airlines like Southwest, Delta, Air Canada, United, American Airlines, and WestJet, it's no surprise that more and more people are considering moving to and investing in Belize. But how far will your dollars go if you do choose to retire [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:26:46+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Where in the World Is Belize?

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 [...]

By | 2018-09-25T12:50:23+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Where is Corozal Belize?

Corozal is the name of both a district (equivalent to a "county") of Belize as well as the district capital, often distinguished by being called Corozal Town. Corozal District is the northernmost district of Belize and borders the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. The district capital, Corozal Town, lies about nine miles south of the [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:26:55+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Why Belize|0 Comments

Expats in Belize Love Garifuna Music

In 2001, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recognized the Garifuna language, dance, and music to be a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The Garifuna are a unique Afro-Caribbean people found in Belize which have preserved much of the language and rhythms of their heritage, including distinct three-piece [...]

By | 2018-09-25T14:34:59+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|Blog|8 Comments