DARK BLUE = PLAYACAR: Guard gated master planned community that gives its owners a more intimate Playacar beach experience. Playacar condos for sale start at around $150K with the most popular models selling for $300K. Homes on the Beach can start from $1.5 Million. This is considered most popular area for US & Canadians to buy and invest and has become popular for seasonal rentals due to price-to-rent ratio.
Light Blue= 38th Calle: This area is popular among locals and has a friendy beach area as it has some of the best cafes and restaruants on 5th ave. If your looking to live a nice mix of local yet livable community, 38th Calle is a top choice among foreign buyers for lifetyle, beach access and a local nightlife among friends and family.
BEACH to 1th Ave: From $350,000
You can be just steps from the beach for $350,000 and on the beach from $750,000.
The beach is the most popular area and also hold the most value in terms of real estate market value.
1th Ave to 10th Ave: (5 min. walk to beach) From $250,000
This is the most sought after area for buyers and investors due to location to 5th Ave and the abilty to rent during high season. Overall this is the most proven zone to buy live, rent, invest.
10th Ave to 20th Ave: (10 min. walk to beach) From $200,000
Returing visitors to Playa del Carmen find this to be a nice value for living and lifestyle. Some of the most sought after condo developments are located in the area. If your looking for best value and access to 5th Ave and Beach. This is it.
20th Ave to 30th Ave: (15 min. walk to beach) From $150.000This area is common among those who bike to and from the beach and 5th avenue. This is the most affordable area to live while still being able to live confortable be bike or pedestrian traffic. Lots of nice little local cafes to be found.
30th Ave to Highway: (15+ min. walk to beach) From $100,000
We normally recommend serious buyers to save their money and rent until they can afford to get on the Beach side of 30th ave or to maybe condsider a studio or 1 bedroom with larger square footage.