The Space for Expatriates
Living in Los Cabos: Are you a Caboholic?
Hi. My name is Carol and I am a Caboholic. The addiction is pretty strong, so much so that my fellow Caboholic wrote a song about it. And there’s a very, very active group on Facebook who call themselves the Caboholic Support Group. Which of course spawned a Caboholic Support Hour program on LiveCabo Radio with many songs about Cabo. And one of the most popular and requested tracks in that hour is…Continue
Added by Carol Billups on August 31, 2012 at 12:52pm — No Comments
Living in Los Cabos: Green!
It is simply amazing how green our desert gets after a rainstorm. The amazing green in these photos was due to rain a week or so back, and after this morning’s storm it just looks amazing, doesn’t it?
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Carol Billups is…Continue
Added by Carol Billups on August 30, 2012 at 1:26pm — No Comments
To enjoy a real experience of rich Mexican culture and gastronomy, visit Michoacan. For details, go to www.casaserenity1.com
Added by John K. Glaab, CIPS on August 24, 2012 at 11:14am — No Comments
Added by Sid Grosvenor on August 22, 2012 at 9:04am — No Comments
This is interesting... try to readbetween the lines.....................
By George Friedman
A few years ago, I wrote about …Continue
Added by BOBBY COX on August 21, 2012 at 8:45am — No Comments
An article in the September issue of The Eye magazine, out of Huatulco, outlines how Canadians will shortly be able to donate to worthy causes in the state of Oaxaca, to help educate Oaxacan students who would otherwise unlikely realize their potential:
Alvin Starkman - Casa Machaya Oaxaca Bed & Breakfast (…Continue
Added by Alvin Starkman on August 21, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
There has been plenty of hustling and bustling along the carretera federal these days. New construction has been going on for quite some time now with the new overpass being completed and now....
The new Liverpool department store being constructed across the highway, not far from the entrance to Playacar and Sam's Club. The store coming along nicely and the parking lot area is being expanded and cleared.
The sidewalk/bike path along the…Continue
Added by Lisa Love Juliot on August 17, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
This Friday, August 17th, at 7pm Zenzi is hosting an artist reception for photographer Gary Dillard. Gary is presenting this body of work he has entitled, "Beyond the Visual". The title, in part, refers to the infrared photographic technique he employs. Infrared spectrum is beyond the visual range, it is taken from light that we can not see. He uses and infrared camera to capture his images; he literally…Continue
Added by Lisa Love Juliot on August 16, 2012 at 10:43am — No Comments
Here's a review of last month's festival pairing mezcales with comida, in a wonderful Oaxacan setting:
Alvin Starkman - Casa Machaya Oaxaca Bed & Breakfast
Added by Alvin Starkman on August 16, 2012 at 10:23am — No Comments
Mexico Has Its First CIPS Instructor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.
Linda Jones Neil, ABR, TRC, PIC, CIPS has been authorized by the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) to teach Certified International Property Specialist classes.
The National Association of Realtors® has undertaken an initiative to promote the Certified international Property Specialist (CIPS) designation outside to…Continue
Added by John K. Glaab, CIPS on August 15, 2012 at 11:52am — No Comments
Copied From Amazon.com
When I wrote my book first as a blog, these are some of the comments or reviews I got before I published:Continue
Added by George Puckett on August 15, 2012 at 7:53am — No Comments
INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE NEWS: Linda Jones Neil, ABR, TRC CIPS, PIC, and founder of Mexico’s The Settlement Company® has been accredited to teach the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) classes. The classes are the property of The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) The classes are taught to REALTORS® around the Globe. Linda will focus on Mexico and Central America, Commenting on the announcement Jennifer Rzeszewski said, “, NAR is pleased to have…Continue
Added by John K. Glaab, CIPS on August 9, 2012 at 11:56am — No Comments
I've been going to school for the past three months taking a course in Tourism, sponsored by the Secretary of Tourism. Archeology, History, Ethnography, Geography, Art, Gastronomy and a few other things. Now I'm working on my thesis after which I will give a tour of an old hacienda for 2 judges from SECTURE. Then Hopefully I'll get my Diploma and Federally Accredited Guide Credentials.
Its been tough... thank goodness I didnt have to relearn algebra again. I'm the oldest student…Continue
Added by BOBBY COX on August 9, 2012 at 10:34am — No Comments
Available as of today:
Alvin Starkman - Casa Machaya Oaxaca Bed & Breakfast
Added by Alvin Starkman on August 7, 2012 at 11:55am — No Comments
Living in Los Cabos: Some of My Favorites
I love my job! I get to see and sell some of the most magnificent properties. I put together this little montage of some of today’s favorites, hope you enjoy the show.
Carol Billups is Broker/Owner of Cabo Realty Pros. She has enjoyed working with both buyers and sellers for over eleven years and still thinks hers…Continue
Added by Carol Billups on August 6, 2012 at 12:54pm — No Comments
NAR’s International CIPS Instructors. Linda Neil of AMPI La Paz/ MLS Los Cabos is fourth from the right.
Added by John K. Glaab, CIPS on August 6, 2012 at 10:47am — No Comments
Our ears are burning with the hot gossip we are hearing around town here in Playa del Carmen! We won't name, names or say for sure what will come to pass or not, but here is the current chimse~gossip we are hearing about proposed changes and upcoming developments in Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya.
Added by Lisa Love Juliot on August 2, 2012 at 6:47pm — No Comments