Whether your need is real estate, retiring, travel or starting a 100% foreign owned business - the category of articles, listed below, should answer most of your questions
A team OF Bi lingual and Bicultural PROFESSIONALS SERVING THE FOREIGN INVESTOR IN MEXICO since 1984:
100% foreign owned Mexican corporations – We have provided the service of establishing more than 300 foreign investor owned corporations: Manufacturing, real estate development, retail, tourism, import/export and not for profit.
Joint Ventures – The most successful approach to investing in Mexico is with the “right partner” and good contracts. We can help you find that partner “fit”. And, secure your investment with legal and administrative support.
Real Estate – Mexican real estate is a safe investment. Provided you follow the same simple rules that apply in the United States: Assure unencumbered title in the county department of records, appraise the property, open escrow and title insure the property with a U.S. title insurance. company: Stewart or First American Title.
Mexican property title, for foreigners, can be secured with a bank trust on coastal properties or fee simple ownership in the interior of Mexico. Property can also be held by foreigners in a Mexican corporation (see, “article name”).
Recouping a seemingly lost investment – Before 2007, 70% of our business was helping our clients purchase finished properties with title insurance. Today real estate purchase represents less than one percent of our business. Twenty percent of our work is now helping foreigners with “bad investments” recoup “something”. Call us at no charge to review your case and provide a legal opinion.
Dual Citizenship – For first or second generation Mexican Americans – in 30 days.
Most of the writing and research done on this web site is the fault of LeRoy Jose Amate. He has worked in Mexico as a foreign investment consultant since 1985. Amate has a passion for helping foreigners understand the intricacies of doing business in Mexico.
He has worked with Departments of tourism throughout Mexico as a syndicated radio host and he is a regular contributor to both U.S. and Mexican newspapers. Amate’s book “The U.S. And Mexico, Joined at the Groin” now available www.amazon.com, Bennett-Hastings, publishers.
Moving to baja or planning a trip to baja and need:
Who can you trust for a referral? Quali-casa (a mexicomatters seal of approval)
Service/product providers you can count on, speak English and will charge you Mexican (not gringo) prices.
Quali-Casa is not just another directory but a buyer approved reference service that tells you who and why they are approved by Mexicomatters. Like a “Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval” for Mexico.
SAFE AND SECURE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS
We safeguard your investment by applying the same escrow process, due diligence and Title insurance that protects your purchase in the U.S. . Escrow monies are held by First American Title or Stewart Title in the United States.
We “ease your mind” by granting same policy coverage as your stateside home . Indemnification is subject to the U.S. legal system and not Mexico’s courts.
Our reputation with major banks provides our clients with a preferred status in establishing Bank Trusts (fideicomisos). We can have your trust completed within – six to ten weeks.
Legal and management consulting for 100% foreign owned Mexican corporations can be an expensive and complicated process. Our relationship with government officials and experience in “cutting red tape” creates a stress free process at affordable rates. Your Mexican corporation will be operational within two weeks.
Mexicomatters is committed to helping you identify dependable Developers, Realtors, Contractors, Architects, Accountants, Engineers and a whole host of other service providers.
Professionals who are dependable and competitive in their pricing. Service providers that have a successful track record with foreign clients.
CALL US BEFORE YOU BUY: WE CAN EVALUATE A PROPERTY, A DEVELOPER OR CONTRACTOR PRIOR TO INVESTING. $50 - $250 WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH AN EVALUATION THAT COULD SAVE YOU HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS AND A LOT OF ANGUISH.
Ensenada, Mexico: (646) 176 6759 US: 1(619) 819 9369