June 2018

7 Reasons You Shouldn’t Retire in Belize

By | 2018-07-23T14:02:15+00:00 June 30th, 2018|Belize in the News, Blog|

A humorous article recently published in U.S. News & World Report by Kathleen Peddicord entitled "7 Reasons Not to Retire in Belize" provided a reverse psychology twist to pretend to describe why some retirees are not moving to the nation of Belize in Central America. Following the recent entry of one of Canada's leading airlines [...]

A Huge Win for the Belize Barrier Reef

By | 2018-06-28T22:31:14+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Blog|

Belize Barrier Reef, A Top Attraction in Belize At its June 26, 2018 meeting in Bahrain, the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (known as UNESCO) declared that the Belize Barrier Reef has been removed from the list of endangered World Heritage Sites. Measuring more than 200 miles long, the Belize Barrier Reef was [...]

Belize Remains a Top Caribbean Retirement Hotspot

By | 2018-06-25T21:10:49+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Blog|

A new article from Travel Market Report highlighted the fact that Belize is fast becoming a top luxury getaway destination. Top-name developers like the Four Seasons have now broken ground on luxury Belize properties that will feature amenities like an 18-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman. This is all good news for real estate [...]

Belize Education Overview for Expats and Retirees with Kids

By | 2018-06-21T14:23:00+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Blog|

If you're moving to Belize with school-age children, it's only natural that you'd want to learn more about the educational system in Belize. As you probably already know, Belize is a former British colony, so almost all of the schools in the country teach in English. But what you may not know is that Belize [...]

Life in Belize – What You Need to Know

By | 2018-06-20T10:16:21+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Blog|

Many people have heard a lot about the great weather, friendly people, and low cost of living but are short on some of the details. This brief guide will give you all the basic information you need to know about living in Belize. Long a British colony, Belize became an independent nation in 1981. Located [...]

Homes For Sale in Corozal Belize

By | 2018-06-18T21:51:41+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Blog|

Homes For Sale in Corozal Belize If you're looking for homes for sale in Corozal, Belize, the community of Cerros Sands now has several properties available at very competitive prices. Belize real estate is now undergoing a boom as the red-hot tourist market is driving up demand for vacation rentals. Cerros Sands is now offering [...]

Moving to Belize? Here are 10 things you need to know

By | 2018-06-18T21:52:42+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|

More and more expats are discovering the many benefits of moving to Belize. With a Caribbean vibe and wonderful unspoiled landscapes, this small Central American nation has a unique blend of wildlife, history, and cultures that actively welcome foreigners to enjoy the laid-back and friendly Belizean lifestyle. If you've thought about moving to Belize, here [...]

7 Reasons You Shouldn’t Buy Belize Real Estate

By | 2018-06-13T20:23:10+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Blog|

You Shouldn’t Buy Belize Real Estate (Yes, We're Serious!) Although Belize is experiencing a huge property boom as retirees and investors flock to grab premium properties before they get priced out of the market, you may want to be cautious before buying real estate in Belize. Here are seven very good reasons to not buy property [...]

Belize, a Beautiful Country With Beautiful People

By | 2018-06-18T14:36:58+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Blog|

Although Belize has a small population of fewer than 400,000 people, it is home to one of the most diverse societies in the world. Several different cultures call Belize home, yet all of them co-exist peacefully with one another in a remarkable example of a melting pot society. Some of the cultures you will find in Belize include: Garifuna Several hundred years ago, enslaved Africans intermarried with indigenous islanders to form the [...]

Financial Times: Belize Real Estate Market is Booming

By | 2018-06-12T21:30:06+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Blog|

If you've ever thought about what it would be like to retire in Belize, the Financial Times newspaper recently published an article on the subject. According to the FT, Belize real estate is experiencing a tremendous boom thanks to sustained increases in the tourism sector. Once considered an exotic outpost for divers, survivalists, and drifters, Belize is rapidly [...]