As yet untouched by mass tourism,the town of Tulum,which is located along Mexico's stunning Caribbean Coast,offers unspoiled natural beauty and is easily accessible from a variety of major US cities,including Miami,New York and Houston. In addition,there are plans in place for a new International airport to be built in Tulum,and it is situated less than two hours from Cancun.
Tulum is a different world than Cancun,however,and boasts a trendy,eco-friendly vibe and relaxed atmosphere. It also has some of the world's best beaches,fabulous ancient Mayan ruins,a stunning coral reef and plenty of real estate opportunities to suit any budget. Tulum is already becoming a popular destination for savvy tourists and home buyers,who are attracted to the uncrowded beaches and crystal clear waters. The area is fast becoming a favorite for divers,who enjoy exploring the world's second-largest barrier reef,which lies just off shore.
The jungle around Tulum real estate is well-preserved and home to the Sian Ka'an biosphere,which encompasses 2.5 million acres and is home to 23 archaeological sites,along with an abundant variety of wildlife. In addition,Tulum is home to golf courses designed by Robert Trent Jones II,Jack Nicklaus and P.B. Dye,while boating and yachting enthusiasts will thrill to the stunning craggy coastline and inland lagoons,dotted with small marinas,making accessibility a breeze.
In addition,Tulum is located just 30 minutes from Playa del Carmen,which is home to a wide variety of dining,arts,shopping and nightlife activities. Like Tulum,Playa was once a small town with affordable real estate,but today a beachfront condo can easily go for $500,000 or more. With land that is open for development scarce in the area,it is just a matter of time before real estate prices in Tulum start to soar,making this the best time for buyers to invest.