Moving to Belize >
An Expat Talks about Moving to
San Pedro, Belize
Jun 02, 2019
San Pedro, Belize
An expat talks about moving to San Pedro, Belize on Ambergris Caye. For $400 per month she lives steps from the beach on the outskirts of town.
What is the name of the city or town that you are reporting on?
Name three things that you wish you had brought and three you wish you had left at home.
I wish I had brought a Telescope, Instrument (Guitar) and Gummies
Moving to Belize
Moving to Belize soon? AGS Worldwide Movers is a leader in the international moving industry. Their experience and expertise allows them to guarantee their clients the best quality moving services. Get a moving quote today.
What advice would you give someone preparing to move to your area about the actual move, choosing a neighborhood and finding a home?
I’ll give the same advice everyone else gives, come by and stay a couple of months, visit different parts of the country THEN make your decision
What type of housing do you live in? Is this typical for most expats in your area?
1 bedroom apt. Washer/Dryer, Internet. A couple of steps away from the beach. Living on an island [Ambergris Caye], you are NEVER to far from the beach. Yes, several expats live in the suburb type area.
How did you choose your neighborhood and find your home or apartment?
I lucked out with a bit of alone research. I found a listing on a Belizean rental site. The apt ended up being in the suburb area, for a 1 bedroom that ended up costing the same price as rent in the center of town and other parts of town usually where the locals live.
Are your housing costs higher or lower than they were in your home country? What is the average cost of housing there?
Lower. Average cost with some amenities is $400 US, I also have heard that for that price or a little more you can rent a whole house instead.
Moving to Belize: 10 Things to Know Before You Move to Belize
Expats that move to Belize learn to enjoy a breathtakingly beautiful setting without some of the essentials they may have taken to granted in their home countries. Here are some tips to consider before taking the plunge and moving to Belize.
Expats that move to Belize learn to enjoy a breathtakingly beautiful setting without some of the essentials they may have taken to granted in their home countries. Here are some tips to consider befo...
5 Great Places to Retire in Central America
Central America is an increasingly popular retirement destination. Retirees love it's proximity to the United States, lower cost of living, beautiful cities, amazing beaches, healthy lifestyle and friendly people.
Central America is an increasingly popular retirement destination. Retirees love it's proximity to the United States, lower cost of living, beautiful cities, amazing beaches, healthy lifestyle and fr...
An Expat Talks about Moving to Corozal, Belize
An expat who originally moved to Ambergris Caye decided to move to the mainland after the AC became overpopulated and prices on the island rose dramatically. He moved to the Corozal area and appreciates the lower cost of living there.