March 2009 NEWSLETTER

Island NEWS

Today is the best day to start your living your dreams. There are amazing things happening in Cozumel real estate and the peso exchange rates are to your advantage. Many people are getting great deals by offering in pesos when property is owned by a Mexican. Our Mexican peso right now is almost consistently at 14p to $1 USD. Since the peso is going farther these days some properties are very negotiable. Act now while the deals are HOT!

For example: A property selling for $2,200,000 Mexican Pesos is approximately exchanging for

14p to $1 usd = $157,143 / 14.5p to $1 usd = $151,724 / 15p to $1 usd = $146,666.

In a recent article from dallasnews.com: "You'll see that more and more of these baby boomers will see Mexico as an attractive place to retire simply because their dollars will go further,"

- said Arturo Sarukhan, Mexican ambassador to the U.S., during a talk at Harvard last week.

(Click here to read more)

March marks the beginning of the spring season with Easter and Spring Break. Cozumel is not only the most beautiful and exciting destination in Mexico but it is the most friendly and SAFE for you and your family. With so much to do while on your spring break vacation be sure to stop by Cozumel Living and browse our many and diverse listings.

NEW LISTINGS

CASA PARAISO – This beautiful 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home is a 2,950 square foot oasis. Casa Paraiso is located in the secure oceanfront development of Costa del Sol. This exquisitely decorated property comes with beautiful furnishings including: lovely patio furniture, central A/C, laundry room, closets, large terrace, covered parking, barbeque grill, outdoor shower, shared pool and many more amenities. $850,000 USD.

SO. COAST HWY. COSTA DEL SOL KM. 12.8 (Great Opportunity, price reduced from $995,000.00 USD)

 

 

 

CASA DAJAN – This very cute 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom home is located in the Urba neighborhood just one half block from the Cozumel Airport (off 80 Av. between Calle 20 bis and Calle 22 North). The 8 x 14 meter lot allows 56.61 square meters of construction. $65,000 USD.

LOT LILY – Located DOWNTOWN on 25th Avenue South between streets 5th South and Miguel Hidalgo. Lot dimensions: 230 square meters (10m front x 23m deep). $550,000 Mexican Pesos (Approx $37,000 USD).

 

 

CASA LUCAS – Very close to town (Calle one between 50 and 55) Casa Lucas is a fantastic income producing property. This 3-bedroom home has a large gated front patio, nice back yard, and 2 separate rental apartments already rented! The investment starts paying for itself immediately!

$2,200,000 Mexican Pesos (Approx. $157,000 USD).

The exchange rate is in your favor – Act quickly! For example: 14p to $1 usd = $157,143 / 14.5p to $1 usd = $151,724 / 15p to $1 usd = $146,666

 

 

HOT DEALS

Two lovely homes for one great price! - Casa Amarilla & Casa Barranca

CASA AMARILLA – Traditional Mexican style home featuring 3-bedrooms, 2-baths, kitchen, dining, and living room. Above the main house is a separate 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment with full kitchen, dining and living room, huge balcony, expansive rooftop patio, and private entrance.

CASA BARRANCA– A charming story book 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom with living room, dining room, 2-levels, back patio, kitchen, terrace, roof top terrace, and private entrance. This property is downtown on a quiet street, perfect for vacation rental potential. The spacious back patio between the homes features a large swimming pool, barbeque, lounge chairs and tropical low maintenance foliage. Off street gated parking, 2 dive rinse tanks, and common area for the stacked washer/dryer. With zoned AC in every room, all windows have hurricane shutters. $359,000 USD.

Act before April 30th to receive $5,000 off closing costs!

VILLAS TOPACIO – These urban high style 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom villas have fabulous ocean view terraces’ and parking for 2 cars. Villas Topacio is found in a great location halfway between Cozumel’s entry pier and cruise-ship harbor with a short and dazzling oceanfront walk into town. $275,000 USD.

 

 

LAS VENTANAS B303 Best deal for an ocean view Condominium! This 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath has a laundry room, dishwasher, washer/dryer, ceiling fans, and great OCEAN VIEW for only $223,900 USD.

 

 

 

 

 

CASA CARRILLO Tucked away on a quiet side street this 4-bedroom pristine property overlooks a charming local park. Enjoy a whisper quiet A/C (mini splits), Jacuzzi, parking for 2 cars, living room, dining room, kitchen, 2.5 baths, and laundry room. Unfurnished, Calle 8 is located between 50 and 55 Sur and bordered by 25 and 27 Sur. Just a 1/2 block to school & San Francisco supermarket! Construction size is approximately 250 square meters. $189,600 USD. $159,500 USD.

SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE UNTIL MARCH 31ST!

Special financing until the end of March. As low as $850/month.

CASA ESTEBAN – Located in a nice area (Calle Privada #156 x Calles 2 y 4 Norte) Casa Esteban is a very cute 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom home. This single level comes furnished with living room, dining room, kitchen, patio, and parking lot. $129,000 USD. Lot Dimensions: 8 x 22 mts / Lot Size: 176 m2 / 1895 ft2

REDUCED TO $94,000 USD!

 

 

CASA RUBI – A newer and very stylish home Casa Rubi is located in the up and coming Independencia neighborhood, just east of Corpus Christi. This 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom, home features high ceilings, lots of light, mini-split A/C, and beautiful woodworking. $200,000 USD.

REDUCED TO $185,000 USD!

 

 

 

 

CASA RUSH – Fully furnished with custom made traditional rustic style furnishings. Located at 90 Av Norte bis #528 x Calles 10 y 12 Norte, Casa Rush features 3-bedrooms, 2-bathrooms, a large back yard, nice covered patio, and new fans. $99,000 USD.

REDUCED TO $89,000 USD!

 

 

 

 

CASA HIBISCUS – Lovely 5-bedroom home located just one block to the ocean (5a Avenida Sur between 17 y 19, on Calle 17 Sur Bis). Casa Hibiscus features quality stainless steel appliances, handrails, carpentry, European hurricane shutters, dishwasher, washer/dryer, outside patio with fountain, and a dramatic waterfall behind the pool. Super convenient to shopping on a semi-private drive, this contemporary home offers high style with a warm tropical flair. In the heart of Corpus Christi this private 2-level home features living room, dining room, kitchen, 3-balcoies and terrace, 3-bathrooms, A/C mini splits, patio, parking for 2 cars, laundry room, and storage. $450,000 USD. Lot Dimensions: 13 x 22 meters. Construction Size: approx. 3,300 sq ft.

REDUCED TO $395,000 USD!

 

 

CASA SOFIA – This fully furnished 2 level home with great swimming pool and Jacuzzi is immaculately maintained and ready to move in! Nice location in the Independencia neighborhood close to Corpus Christi Church and park. At 35Av. Sur entre Calles 15 y 17 Sur Casa Sofia is convenient to Chedraui and Mega supermarkets, the Sports Center, and an excellent private school. It features 3-bedrooms, 2.5-bathrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, laundry room, expansive balconies and terrace on both first and main level, extra rooms for storage, and an office with half bath. The main floor office could revert to enclosed off street parking. Amenities include, pool, Jacuzzi, nice landscaping, and comes furnished! $269,000 USD. Lot Size: 224 sq. meters = 734 ft Lot Dimensions: 12 x 18 mts = 39 ft x 59 ft. 

 Construction Size: 350 square meters (approx. = 1,148 sq ft) 



REDUCED TO $225,000 USD!

CASA JASMIN I & II – Two new beautiful 2-level homes, currently under construction, featuring 3-bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, extra room (study), zoned cooling (mini splits), and laundry room. Back yard plans include pool and low maintenance tropical foliage. Located at 10 Av. Between Calle 19 y 21 South, both homes are unfurnished and have off street parking. Lot Dimensions: 12m X 18m. $385,000 USD.

Pre-construction pricing = REDUCED TO $315,000 USD!

You pick the fun details!

Price upon completion = REDUCED TO $327,000 USD!

 

 

Do not miss out on some of the best deals ever! VISIT OUT WEB SITE: WWW.COZUMELLIVING.COM

And, our new multi-listing site at: WWW.AMPICOZUMEL.COM

International Living and Mexico Insider offer great tips – email them today at: (customerservice@internationalliving.com) and editor@mexicoinsider.com.

Remember, Cozumel Living can help you with any listing in Cozumel and will be happy to do so. Contact us today!!

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Cozumel Q.Roo Mexico 77600

Ph: 869-2345-872-6431

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