Guatemala City, Guatemala
Real Estate in Guatemala
By Joshua Wood, LPC
Last updated on Nov 27, 2021
Expats and retirees talk about real estate in Guatemala? How do you find a home in Guatemala? Should you buy or rent? What is the cost of housing?
How do I find a place to live in Guatemala?
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Help others in Guatemala by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Guatemala.
Pros & Cons of Living in Guatemala
Take off your rose-colored glasses and learn what digital nomads & expats have to say about the biggest challenges and the greatest rewards of living in Guatemala.
Pros and Cons of Living in Guatemala
Expats are very forthcoming about the pros and cons of living in Guatemala. Pros include the spring-like weather, the low cost of living and the lifestyle. Cons include limited access to quality healthcare (especially outside of Guatemala City), gringo pricing, crime and the reality that the rainy season can be depressing.
5 Important Tips about Healthcare for Expats in Guatemala
Expats in Guatemala have a variety of healthcare options available to them. Understanding what is available is a critical part of preparing to move there. Advice about proximity of care and prescription medications in Guatemala is also provided by expats.living there.
7 Things to Know Before You Move to Guatemala
Expats that move to Guatemala do so to enjoy a beautiful country where the cost of living can be dramatically different than the rest of the world. However, it's important to understand all of the details of living in Guatemala before moving there.