Situated on the southwestern side of Mexico City, Jardines en la Montaña is an upscale district that belongs to the delegation of Tlalpan. Over the last decades, this exclusive neighbourhood has been dominated by the construction of massive properties, owned by various wealthy businessmen along with the elite population of the city. This attractive hotspot is a safe place to enjoy a high quality of life in a friendly and quiet atmosphere.
Investing in Mexico City is a true advantage as prices are very competitive. However, the housing market is gradually opening up and therefore prices have recently risen due to an increase of the demand regarding the luxury market. The city of Mexico offers exclusive neighbourhoods characterized by luxury properties at more expensive prices compared to the rest of the country. Besides, the real-estate market is in an exponential growth as the Mexican government gradually softens the legal rules for foreign investors.
If you are interested in investing in Mexico, it is recommended to contact a real-estate agency that will help you and provide you the good information regarding the market and the administrative procedure as corruption is still significant. A lawyer will formalize the housing contract. If the real-estate investment deals with a property located in a 100km-radius from a frontiere or in a 50km-radius from beaches, there are various conditions to respect and especially using a fideicomiso procedure.
The period from May to September corresponds to the rainy season. Temperatures are particularly high (around 30 degrees) and rains are violent. Besides, September and October are characterized by cyclones.
From October to April, this is the dry season: the weather is agreeable, temperatures are around 25 degrees and rains are rare. This is the perfect period to travel to Mexico. However, the evenings can be cooler.
Between February and April, this is the best period to visit Mexico. Therefore, it corresponds to a large inrush of tourists. Indeed, March is characterized by the American spring break and Mexico is flooded by American students who come for parties. This is the same for the Semana Santa, which takes place at the beginning of April, and that corresponds to a holiday and party week for all Mexicans.
Xochicalco is a perfect example of a well-preserved political, religious and commercial center built between 650 and 900 A.D. This former walled city, situated south to Mexico, offers extraordinary sculptures and reliefs as well as several pyramids, such as the one of the masterpiece Feathered Serpent, all these elements in a stunning landscape. If you explore this exceptional site, you will be immersed in the beauty of nature and its fabulous archaeological treasures.
Situated south of Mexico, the lovely village of Tepoztlán has a well-preserved historic center surrounded by soaring jagged cliffs. Considered as the birthplace of Quetzalcóatl, the omnipotent serpent god of the Aztecs, Tepoztlán is a major Náhuatl center and a mecca for New Agers who believe the area has a creative energy. This magic town has an impressive cliff-top pyramid, which overhangs the Tepozteco mountain and provides a stunning panoramic view.
Reforma Avenue is the most famous avenue in Mexico that runs diagonally across the center of Mexico City. Designed in the 1860s and modelled after the great boulevards of Europe, the popular Paseo de la Reforma became the most important and beautiful avenue in the city. Do to its imposing buildings, luxurious small palaces and monuments, such as the famous Angel of Independence or the Mexican Stock-Market that stand along it, it is globally renowned.
Mexico City, the capital of Mexico, is situated on a plateau, in the valley of Mexico. This city was built in 1325 by the Aztec people on the Texcoco Lake and was formerly called Tenochtitlan. It was then conquered by the Spanish in 1521 and it acquired its current name when the country became independent in 1824. After New York and Tokyo, it is the third city the most populated in the world with more than 8 million inhabitants.The city is surrounded by the Sierra de Guadalupe in the North, the Sierra Ajusco in the South and the Sierra de Las Cruces in the Southeast. It is also close to two volcanos: Popcatepetl and Iztaccihuatln. This fascinating and giant place has countless possibilities to seduce foreign ...