Why You Should Visit Belize

Kristin Fisher

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Located in South of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, Belize offers a Caribbean paradise to travelers from around the world.


Interesting to Know:


  • LOCATION: Easily accessible with direct flights from more than nine major U.S. cities: Houston,    Dallas, Miami, Atlanta, New York, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, and Los Angeles
  • GEOGRAPHY: A lush country with jungles and rivers, amazing islands, and clear Caribbean waters that is rich cultural history.
  • LANGUAGE: The only country in Central America that has English as its official language.
  • POLITICAL ENVIRONMENT: Long-time democratic stability as an independent member of the British Commonwealth.
  • GOVERNMENT SUPPORT: Strong desire and interest in attracting foreign investors.
  • POPULATION: One of the least densely populated countries in the Americas; approximately 350,000 people.
  • CURRENCY: Belize dollar is fixed 2:1 against U.S. dollar, and is accepted everywhere.
  • PROPERTY RIGHTS: English Common Law allows both foreigners and Belizeans equal protection with 100 percent fee simple title.
  • PROPERTY TAXES: Extremely low.
  • TOURISM: In the last four years, tourism of overnight guests increased by 25 percent.
    • 60 percent of tourists are from the U.S., 13 percent are from Canada
  • FRIENDLY PEOPLE: English-speaking and some of the biggest smiles you will find anywhere.
  • DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS: Several 1000+ acre developments in progress. Land for sale.
  • CRUISE LINES: Norwegian Cruise Lines recently signed a 30-year, $50 million agreement.
  • Purchasing real estate in Belize is simple and secure!
  • As a member of the British Commonwealth, Belize has a legal system based on British law.
  • Foreigners have same property rights in Belize as local citizens and can own beachfront property.
  • Belize has no capital gains or inheritance taxes and a growing offshore banking sector.


Kristin Fisher is happy to assist you with your next trip to Belize!

  • Assistance with International Air to Philip Goldson International Airport (BZE)
  • Local flight to Ambergris Caye or Placencia
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Visit to the Belize Sotheby’s International Realty office
  • Daily itinerary including tour of properties and fun activities


View all of Kristin Fisher’s listings in Belize here.

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