CARIBBEAN & CENTRAL AMERICA

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Exploring Towns In Costa Ballena, Costa Rica’s Final Frontier

I discovered a stunning along the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica that could conceivably be labeled her final frontier. Virtually untouched until recently, it …

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How Belize Banking Is Different To The Rest Of Latin America

You’ve found the perfect overseas property and now you need the funds to buy it. Obtaining a mortgage in Central America can be a tricky …

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Quintana Roo bay, Mexico

3 Prime Property Locations On Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula

Authentic Traditional, Tourist Beach, Or Culture Capital? 3 Of Mexico’s Top Investment Opportunities With growing real estate opportunities and booming tourism, Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula is becoming …

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Nicaraguan Mountains. Sunsest over a mountain town as panoramic shows scattered houses and mountain ranges in the distance

Coffee, Cigars, and Simple Living In Nicaragua’s Mountains

Being in Medellín for a few days recently got me thinking about the mountain towns in Nicaragua. Greater Medellín is a city of 4.5 million …

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7 Tips To Consider Before Building Your Dream Island Home

Many people dream of owning a home on a tropical island. Others fantasize about finding an overseas property to build upon. A few truly adventurous …

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A Quick Guide To Costa Rica’s Multiple Listing Service (MLS)

Debunking The Costa Rican Multiple Listing Service Search the internet for “Costa Rica MLS” and the first 10 results you’ll receive are contradictory. Some claim …

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How I Escaped The 9-To-5 And Found My Dream Life Overseas

As we begin 2018 you may be reminiscing about the past and dreaming about what the New Year will hold… I’m thinking about 2011, the …

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Mazatlan, Mexico

Why Mazatlan, Mexico, Just Might Be 2018’s Best Property Buy

I’m Betting On This Beach Resort For 2018 This is the time of year at Live and Invest Overseas when we take stock of the …

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Sunset on Playa Hermosa

Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica: A Great Place For A 2nd Home

On our first scouting trip to Costa Rica, my travel companions were on the lookout for properties with a water view. Follow the link to …

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