You say you explored Mexico…

American Realty Playa del Carmen

So...    You love going to Mexico.  You've maybe even been here multiple times and consider yourself a veteran...    I've got news for you - if you spent your whole trip here within the confines of an all-inclusive resort, you haven't been to Mexico. I don' care how good the mariachi band was that played while you ate dinner.  It's like laying over at an airport in … [Read more...]

American Realty featured in the Playa Times

American Realty in the Playa Times

We here at American Realty are incredibly flattered by the recent write up we received in the Playa Times.  The Playa Times is a publication here in Playa del Carmen that is geared toward us gringos - especially English speaking Americans and Canadians...    It's the premier English language periodical in the Riviera Maya. When they contacted us about a feature, we … [Read more...]

Best Sunday Brunch in Playa del Carmen

Sunday Brunch in Playa del Carmen

Looking for a great Sunday brunch in Playa del Carmen?  Look no further!! I love going to brunch on Sundays...  Obviously brunch is later than breakfast and I hate getting up early, especially on Sundays.  I also truly love a good quality, upscale brunch with a varied menu and a relaxing atmosphere.  The new Sunday brunch at Koba - the Mayakoba golf course club house - … [Read more...]

Playacar Estate Price Reduction

Home for sale Playacar

In the heart of PlayaCar, American Realty has just reduced the price this property over $200 000 below market value at $400 000 Luxury and comfort best describe this unique 228 m² / 2451 sq ft 4-bdr family home. Nestled in the sought-after and exclusive beach and golf community of Playacar and only 4 blocks from the beach, Casa Linda offers custom design and … [Read more...]

Mexico Safety and Security

Mexico Safety Report

American Realty announces publication of annual Mexico Safety Report. Steve Didier, Chief Marketing Officer for American Realty in Playa del Carmen is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 Mexico Safety Report. This is the first in what will be an annual report issued by American Realty. The purpose of this report is to provide some clarity on the issue of safety … [Read more...]

Beachfront condo – Price Reduction!!

Beachfront condo

American Realty has announced a major price reduction on one of their amazing beachfront condo listings in Playa del Carmen! This 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo is one of only a very few actual beachfront condos located in the city of Playa del Carmen.  With the amazing panoramic ocean views from this second floor loft style unit, the beautiful blue waters of the Caribbean … [Read more...]

Something Happens While Living in Playa del Carmen

Living in Playa del Carmen

For the average gringo, living in Playa del Carmen can take some getting used to. There are just some things that you have to get used to south of the border that take a little while...   things like "manana time."  It's a slower pace of life here in Playa del Carmen and things that we gringos tend to get really uptight about - you know, like showing up for appointments … [Read more...]

Cancun International ranked best airport in Latin America and the Caribbean

Cancun airport 2

It is official - the Airports Council International (ACI)  announced Cancun International Airport as the best airport in Latin America and the Caribbean for the fourth consecutive year, according to the annual ACI Airport Service Quality (ASQ) passenger survey. ASQ is an industry wide monitor of airport services, and is considered by many as the benchmark in ranking … [Read more...]

Gran Cenote near Tulum

Gran Cenote Tulum

So a couple of us from American Realty took some time off from selling condos this last weekend to explore some of the different attractions around Playa del Carmen.  One of the many perks to living in paradise....   :)   One of the places we checked out was Gran Cenote down near Tulum - about 40 min away from Playa. There are an insane amount of cenotes in the area and … [Read more...]

The Fives Playa del Carmen – unique luxury real estate

The Fives Playa del Carmen

As a real estate agent here in Playa del Carmen, I have the occasion to view many different and spectacular residences here in my fair city.  This last weekend, I had the opportunity to experience what I now recognize to be one of the preeminent luxury condominium projects in the entire area.  The Fives, Playa del Carmen is a unique development among all the developments … [Read more...]