Podcast 049: Move to Puerto Vallarta Mexico – Unlocking Healthcare and Lifestyle Secrets with Mark and Kirsten Raccuia

In this episode, host Risa Morimoto is  joined by Kirsten and Mark Raccuia, who share their incredible journey from Malaysia to Mexico’s vibrant Puerto Vallarta. They open up about the stark differences in healthcare costs between the US and Mexico and offer insightful advice for anyone considering moving to Mexico. Learn about their transition from…

Podcast 047: Securing Your Dream Retirement Home: Insider Tips for Buying in Mexico

Podcast 047: Securing Your Dream Retirement Home: Insider Tips for Buying in Mexico

In this episode of Dream Retirement In Mexico podcast, join hosts Taniel Chemsian and Risa Morimoto as they delve into the essential insights for securing your dream retirement home in Mexico. From discussing the unique aspects of real estate transactions within Mexico’s coastal and inland regions to understanding the importance of real estate trusts for…

Podcast 046: How to Earn Rental Income in a New Mexican Vacation Condo in Puerto Morelos with Pedro Morales

Podcast 046: How to Earn Rental Income in a New Mexican Vacation Condo in Puerto Morelos with Pedro Morales

In this episode, host Risa Morimoto and the guest Pedro Morales, project director of the upscale Inna Beach Condo and Hotels in Puerto Morelos dives into the details of how you can turn a luxurious Mexican vacation home into a profitable rental property. Pedro discusses the advantages of the condo hotel model, the extensive amenities…

Podcast 043: Navigating Real Estate Investment in Mexico’s Riviera Maya: Opportunities and Pitfalls with Susi MacDonald

Podcast 043: Navigating Real Estate Investment in Mexico’s Riviera Maya: Opportunities and Pitfalls with Susi MacDonald

In this episode of Dream Retirement In Mexico podcast, host Risa Morimoto and real estate agent Susi MacDonald tackle the intricacies of investing in Riviera Maya’s thriving property market. Susi emphasizes the necessity of thorough research and transparency in dealings with developers, highlighting due diligence and the need for a licensed realtor. They discuss the…

Podcast 042: Exploring Puerto Vallarta Real Estate: Trends, Opportunities, and Investment Insights

Podcast 042: Exploring Puerto Vallarta Real Estate: Trends, Opportunities, and Investment Insights

In this episode, our hosts Risa Morimoto and Taniel Chemsian deep dive into the burgeoning real estate market of Puerto Vallarta. They shed light on the appealing investment opportunities that lie in the expansive ocean view condos of Lázaro Cárdenas and the hidden gems within the rapidly evolving neighborhoods of Versalles and Fluvial.  Listen in…

Podcast 041: Renting Property in Mexico: A Comprehensive Guide for International Tenants

Podcast 041: Renting Property in Mexico: A Comprehensive Guide for International Tenants

In this episode of “Dream Retirement In Mexico,” host Risa Morimoto shares a comprehensive guide on renting property in Mexico. She emphasizes the importance of understanding the rental market dynamics and legal aspects and provides essential tips for finding and renting the perfect property hassle-free. Risa covers various rental locations, property types, and resources to…

Podcast 039: Exploring Real Estate in Mexico for Your Dream Retirement: Pros and Cons of Pre-Construction

Podcast 039: Exploring Real Estate in Mexico for Your Dream Retirement: Pros and Cons of Pre-Construction

In this episode, host Risa Morimoto breaks down the pros and cons of buying pre-construction in Mexico, shedding light on crucial considerations for anyone looking to retire or live in this vibrant country. From lower initial costs to potential for appreciation and customization options, she explores the advantages while also highlighting concerns such as construction…

Podcast 038: Retiring in the Riviera Maya in 2024: Real Estate Insights with Susi MacDonald

Podcast 038: Retiring in the Riviera Maya in 2024: Real Estate Insights with Susi MacDonald

In this episode, Risa Morimoto and Susi MacDonald, dive deep into the allure of retiring in the stunning Riviera Maya. With over 12 years of local experience, Susi shares invaluable insights on the region’s property market—from the popularity of Tulum, the growth of Puerto Morelos, to the holistically inclined Playa del Carmen. Discover the significance…

Podcast 037: Should You Retire to Mexico – Essential Considerations for Your Dream Retirement

Podcast 037: Should You Retire to Mexico – Essential Considerations for Your Dream Retirement

Should you retire to Mexico? Host Risa Morimoto takes us through the various factors to consider when contemplating retiring in Mexico, from cost of living to cultural adjustments. Risa discusses the appeal of Mexico as a retirement destination, the realities of living in the country, and the importance of thorough research and exploration before making…

Podcast 036: Securing Residency and Property in Mexico: Dr. Aaron Bryant’s Retirement Journey Unveiled

Podcast 036: Securing Residency and Property in Mexico: Dr. Aaron Bryant’s Retirement Journey Unveiled

n this episode, Dr. Aaron Bryant shares his insightful experiences and valuable advice on retirement and property ownership in Mexico. Dr. Bryant discusses the benefits of obtaining permanent residency in Mexico, navigating the real estate market, and efficiently obtaining credit and financial opportunities.   He continues to travel extensively throughout the world but keeps his…