Guide for Americans and Canadians who want to retire and move to Playa del Carmen Mexico to enjoy a better lifestyle where their retirement money will goes further.
If sipping ice-cold drinks on a warm white sandy beach with a new community of friends is something you can imagine, then Playa del Carmen just might be the place for you.
Many Americans and Canadians love living in one of Mexico’s most beautiful small beach cities.
And Playa del Carmen makes it to the top of the list of beach cities for retirement.
And the list is a good one too!
With Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, Cancun and Merida being close contenders.
The 3 main choices are Cancun, Merida, and Playa del Carmen.
Why choose Playa del Carmen as your place of retirement?
Having close access to the Cancun airport and a small-town beach-friendly feel is what most Playa del Carmen’s expat residents love.
“I live in Playa del Carmen and love it here. Playa del Carmen is a big enough city to have everything you would want. Just the right mix of a beach town, fun things to do and excellent restaurants.” says Chris a senior living in Playa del Carmen.
While Merida is a great contender too. Many Americans and Canadians find it unbearably hot. Preferring close proximity to the Cancun Airport and enjoying being amongst a large growing expat community.
One Expat local Playa del Carmen resident chose Mexico for retirement. Escaping the overwhelming living costs in the USA. She was stressed out financially and emotionally.
“I was terrified of getting some illness that would bankrupt me. I’m a retired single woman, who wanted to move somewhere where my retirement money will go further. I lived in a VERY high-cost city in the US.” says Rose.
With the living cost being so low in Playa del Carmen and the high-quality health care far less expensive, the worry of high-cost eating into your retirement becomes a distance worry when living in Mexico.
And the cost of living can range between $10,000 to $25,000 US dollars per year depending on your own personal preferences.
Many Canadians and Americans choose to buy their next home in Mexico for retirement and comfortable living.
They enjoy easy living in a community of expats friends and friendly locals. They travel frequently, visiting their friends and family whenever they choose.
Some choose to rent a property. While others enjoy the freedom of living between places, renting out their own property to vacationers. Earning extra money to fund their own lifestyle.
If you are thinking about retiring in Playa del Carmen Mexico feel free to contact us.
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