Cabo Update: Stay informed by Nick Fong on Saturday Mornings
It’s been quite a unique experience dealing with this global pandemic, COVID-19. We’ve all been affected by it and it’s opened up our eyes to just how susceptible we are to a fast-spreading virus. But now that we’ve buckled down and put precautions are in place, we’re ready to recover as a better, stronger, and more vigilant people. And Cabo is a shining example of that, as Nick Fong details in his Saturday morning Cabo update.
Before we dive into the state of Cabo, and all of Baja California Sur, let’s look at how COVID-19 has affected Mexico. As Nick Fong detailed in his Saturday morning Cabo update, as of May 23rd, 2020, there have been 62,527 confirmed cases and 13,347 currently active cases of COVID-19. Overall, there have been 6,389 deaths in Mexico from the virus.
In the southern state of Baja California Sur, which includes the wonderful towns of La Paz, Loreto, and all of Los Cabos, there are 204 active cases on COVID-19. Also, there have been 31 deaths and 254 recoveries throughout the state. In La Paz, there have been 91 cases. But in Loreto, there have been ZERO cases so far!
Reporting the latest info for each Cabo Update
Ericka in Mexico City has been researching and preparing reports for Nick Fong in order to keep you up-to-date every Saturday morning in the weekly Cabo Update. She is a Journalist for La Jornada Newspaper, where you can stay informed about the situation in Mexico.
There was originally a reopening date set for June 1st, but that has been canceled. Now, there’s a pending reopening date set for June 20th, but we don’t know for sure. Therefore, stay tuned into Nick Fong’s Saturday morning Cabos Update to remain informed and to be prepared to come back to Cabo as this awesome Mexican destination begins to thrive again.
Regarding flights to Cabo, it looks like 60% of air connectivity will resume. Then regarding hotels, it looks like 80% of hotel occupancy will reopen. This will all come back online little-by-little. Much of the information about this comes from the Pueblo Bonito Hotel Group in Cabo. They are going through extensive measures to ensure public safety as people start coming back – extreme best practices. Ronival is also using extreme best practices to ensure the safety of their clients as they tour homes for sale throughout Baja California Sur.
Third and fourth quarter recovery
Nick Fong describes the recover as being shaped like a Nike swoosh. It’s going to be a slow and steady upswing as Baja California Sur comes back online.
Crizol, who is Nick Fong’s Operations Manager, has been working tirelessly on the housing recover information, in order to keep the Ronival team and all of you up-to-date on the overall recovery status. You can see the latest housing information at mls.loscabosagent.com, where you can download a pdf with the latest information.
As of May 16th, 2020, $2.7M of list volume occurred during the previous week. There has been quite a sharp reduction in new properties going on the market during this global pandemic. But it’s going back up. Nick expects it to look like a “V” formation as seller confidence is increasing. To see all of the housing and recovery data, just visit mls.loscabosagent.com and download the latest pdf.
Baja California Sur real estate
Many Americans, Canadians, and people from other countries choose to make Los Cabos and other magical towns in Baja California Sur, Mexico, their home or vacation home. Discover how to purchase your dream home in Baja. Make an appointment with the top Real Estate Broker in Baja: Nick Fong. He’s featured on HGTV’s Beachfront Bargain Hunt.
Since 2010, Ronival has been helping clients find the best homes in Cabo and throughout Baja California Sur. And, they’re highly-skilled negotiators that’ll get you the best price. Whether you wish to buy a property or quickly sell your Baja real estate, they’ve got you covered!
If you’d like to take a tour of a property in Cabo or anywhere else in Baja California Sur, just click CONTACT to inquire. Or, call directly at 619-831-2000. Ronival will be happy to answer your questions. You can also schedule a time to show you around this breathtaking location.
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