New mixed-use development announced: ‘Distrito Cancun’

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Through last year the construction of many new urban developments has been started, prompting TYT to check Creato Arquitectos web site to learn more about a proposed new real estate project in Cancun. Render (Image: Creato Arquitectos) According to Creato Arquitectos official web site, Distrito Cancun is the name of this development that will be located More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Two house rentals in Mexico gone wrong, and a guardian angel

We continue our Mexico road trip series with Chuck Bolotin, from Best Places in the World to Retire, as he, his wife, and two dogs drive through Mexico in a large, white van. Staying in vacation homes in Mexico More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Buyer beware: Unregulated land sales in Puerto Morelos

PUERTO MORELOS, Q. Roo — Given the lack of legal certitude on the permits granted by the city council headed by Laura Fernández Piña, through landowner groups, the sale of land in the area is a multi-million-dollar business More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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Renderings of “Paseo 60” reveal a new commercial complex in Merida’s hotel zone

A project that for so long lived in mystery is finally being revealed: PASEO 60. According to ForoMerida.com, the new development located behind the Hyatt Regency Merida on 60th Street in Mérida’s Hotel More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Hotel construction booms around Mérida’s new International Convention Center

City to add 2,500 more hotel rooms in tourist area. For the next year, the Merida hotel zone would have 2,500 more hotel rooms with the construction of the International Convention Center, said Saúl Ancona Salazar, More...

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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Merida is the safest city to live in, with low real estate prices: survey

Price of square meter of houses for sale in Merida is cheaper than in Mexico City. At least six out of 10 people in Mérida believe that it is safe to live in the capital of Yucatan. Merida tops the list of the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Entrepreneurs and officials agree on Merida development plan

Merida’s new Urban Development Program (UDP), presented by the City Council, is addressed to the whole society and to the harmonious development of Mérida, with a broad vision towards 2040 and with measures More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Investment in Cancun/Riviera Maya real estate market still strong

CANCUN — Cancun and the Riviera Maya have emerged as the most attractive tourist destinations in Mexico for investment in the real estate sector, with more than 21 thousand appraisals for the purchase of More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Campeche real estate conflict

Expat property owners complain about Campeche real estate developer On Friday February 17th, Mrs. Jane Erway from Connecticut USA sent an email to The Yucatan Times, complaining about the situation with Playas More...

Many new hotels are under construction along the Riviera Maya in Quintana Roo. (PHOTO: Quintana Roo al Dia)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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Eight new hotels to break ground in Quintana Roo this year

During the recent XV National Tourism Forum, Quintana Roo Tourism Secretary Marisol Vanegas Perez revealed that investors are planning to start eight hotel projects during the second half of 2017. According to Reportur.com, More...