Can US citizens buy property in Roatan?
Foreigners can directly buy property in Roatan, and prices are generally lower than places in Mexico, or elsewhere in the Caribbean. The condo market is new but growing. However, much of the new product is orientated to beach homes, that are used for vacation rentals when they are not in use by owners.
Where is the best place to live in Roatan Honduras?
- West Bay/West End. West Bay and West End are the main tourist areas in Roatan.
- French Harbour. For many expats, the gated communities in and around French Harbour deliver a suitable secure lifestyle.
- Venice of the Caribbean.
- Coxen Hole.
- Downtown French Harbour.
Is Roatan a good place to retire?
Not only is the island fun and beautiful, but it’s extremely affordable and accessible as well. While a retirement visa on Roatan requires you have at least $1500 each month, a couple could live off of $1,200 a month here, per the Global Retirement Index for cost of living.