131 Kilometers of the Coastal Road will be paved!
The paving of this road will create an easier and faster connection of all the tourist beaches with the bustling town of San Juan del Sur and with the new airport in the Tola area (Aeropuerto Costa Esmeralda http://www.aeropuertocostaesmeralda.com/)! If you have been considering buying property either north or south of San Juan del Sur, now is the time to do it before the road is completed and prices go up! For more information on paving the road: http://www.elnuevodiario.com.ni/nacionales/416635-construccion-carretera-costanera-iniciara-proximos/
DISCOUNTS! During your next visit to San Juan del Sur, please stop by our office and pick up some coupons for discounts at several local restaurants! Also request a map that shows all the beaches north and south of San Juan del Sur.
Lafise/Bancentro is offering financing to US citizens and other foreigners via their office in Florida. Please let me know if you need more information on this.
Now Offering Rentals! Do you own a rental home you want to rent more frequently? Please send us the information and we will be happy to add it to our list of houses offered for rent by our rental agent. Also if you are looking to rent a house for your next vacation, please give us the opportunity to help you find what you are looking for.
If you own property in Nicaragua, please do a Nicaraguan Last Will and Testament. This will save your heirs a ton of hassles, legal fees, and anywhere from 2-10 years to settle your estate. If you need a lawyer to prepare this, I highly recommend contacting Sergio Corrales Montenegro ([email protected]).
San Juan del Sur Business News!
Nicaraguans are shopping creating record breaking sales last year with a growth of sales of 8.7% from the previous year. Also INSS reports 175,000 new “official” jobs being created last year which is a 12% growth rate.
“iGUi”, a new alternative in swimming pools, is now open in San Juan del Sur offering fiberglass pools with a 15 year warranty and installation only takes an average of 7 days. Fiberglass pools are the bestselling pools worldwide and now they are available in San Juan del Sur.
Effective January 27, 2017, travelers coming from countries designated by the World Health Organization (WHO) as places with the potential for active transmission of yellow fever will be required to present an International Certificate of Vaccination for yellow fever, showing a vaccine given at least 10 days prior, at the Nicaraguan port of entry. Those countries currently include Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guyana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela, and all countries located on the African continent with the exception of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, Sao Tome and Principe, and Somalia.
TELESUR TV Explains Nicaragua’s Low Crime Rates
In a recent article, Telesur tried to put their finger on the reasons for Nicaragua’s seemingly “Rose among the thorns” position in relation to crime in the Central American region. The typical stereotype is that as the poorest nation, high crime and insecurity should follow. However; that doesn’t appear to be the case with Nicaragua. Government reforms to reduce poverty and increase education, social services, local infrastructure, and healthcare have created a “greater social cohesion” says Telesur. For the full article, go to: http://www.telesurtv.net/english/analysis/Whats-Behind-Nicarguas-Crime-and-Security-Success-20161031-0015.html
Want to have your home inspected by a Civil Engineer with a Master’s Degree just to make sure everything is OK? Finding a small problem now can prevent a huge problem in the future. Ricardo Vargas at Constructora Vargas Nicaragua is a Civil Engineer working out of our office in San Juan del Sur who performs property inspections and small construction projects. For $250 he will inspect your home and give you a very detailed report including photos and explanations of his evaluation and recommendations. Contact Ricardo Vargas ([email protected]) for more information or to schedule a visit to your home.
12B Modern Sky House with Spectacular San Juan Bay Views
Enjoy floor to ceiling views from both bedrooms and views of Costa Rica and many bays north from the 2ndfloor swimming pool! – $359,000 Recently appraised for $362,500 – http://www.discoversjds.com/property/12b-modern-sky-house-with-spectacular-san-juan-bay-views/
Bo’s Upper Deck Sports Bar & Grill and/or Bo’s Low and Slow
Great opportunity to buy one or BOTH restaurants owned by Bo! $40,000 each or $70,000 for both! –http://www.discoversjds.com/property/bos-low-slow-restuarant/ or http://www.discoversjds.com/property/bos-upper-deck-sports-bar/
Contemporary Style Luxury Home In Pacific Marlin
If you love great ocean views and lots of patio space, this is the house for you! $825,000 –http://www.discoversjds.com/property/contemporary-style-luxury-home-in-exclusive-community/
Santa Cruz Luxury Loft Style Condos
Now selling for $199,000 – http://www.discoversjds.com/property/santa-cruz-luxury-condos/
Unique Round House with 200 Fruit Trees – Reduced price $145,000!
This unique round house needs a little TLC to bring it back to glory but at $145,000 you will have plenty of money to do it! – http://www.discoversjds.com/property/unique-round-house-200-fruit-trees/
Owner financing available on these properties: