Before searching, it is recommended you first identify the area, or areas, you like best. To do so, there are five important factors you should take into consideration: Location, View, Size, Amenities and Time.
Home or Condo? New or Re-Sale?
Once you’ve identified the regions that you like these, it’s time to start searching for properties. You’ll find at the bottom of each region or sub-region page, properties that are currently for sale in that region.
Or, you can utilize these two search engines:
Create a "My Favorites" account
Become Familiar with the Buying Process
Once you have identified the neighborhoods you like best and saved some to your Favorites, it is time to then select a real estate agent to assist you. Because...
You could just contact the listing agent for each property that you’ve saved in your Favorites, but you might want to do a little homework in this area as well, as working with a good agent is an important and integral part of the buying process. They not only will provide you access to the properties you’d like to view, but they can also inform you further about the buying process, and most importantly, they will be negotiating on your behalf.
So choose someone you are comfortable with. Look through the Agent Directories. Check out some of the agent descriptions in Marketplace, where many have their resumes along with satisfied customer testimonials. Vallarta Real Estate Agents Directory
And lastly, ask people who have already purchased what their opinions are; they’ve already been through the process.