NAR; MLS; Puerto Vallarta Real Estate commercially known as P.V. Realty is one of the city’s oldest firms. The firm has successfully been operating since 1981. For the last 23 years of operation the company has been rated as the most consistent number one selling, listing and volume company in Puerto Vallarta. PV Realty once again has been chosen by Multi List Vallarta for 2003 as the # 1 selling and listing agency throughout the Puerto Vallarta and surrounding bay area. The company is full service real estate firm operated by Silvia Elias who have established themselves as the leading brokers in Puerto Vallarta. Silvia have consistently kept up to date with Mexican foreign investment laws affecting the local and national real estate industry. They are both constantly attending workshops, real estate forums, congresses and specialized diploma courses in Mexico City related to real estate, tax and foreign investment laws. Silvia was an original founding member of AMPI Vallarta and served as the president of AMPI Vallarta (Mexican National Real Estate Association – Vallarta chapter); for a period of six years and was also elected as regional coordinator on a National basis for AMPI national. She holds the distinction of being the longest standing AMPI Vallarta President. In 2002 she decided to resign from the position due to her companies demanding workload. FIABCI member (International Real Estate Federation headquartered in Paris) and NAR (National Association of Realtors) from United States with over 1’000,000 members. Silvia has Certified International Specialists (CIPS) as well as Certified Residential Specialists and are in the process of taking their Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designations. Silvia Elias is also the only founding member of the local chapter of the Mexican National Real Estate Association (A.M.P.I.) and Multi-List Vallarta (Multiple Listing Service) still working in the market today. Puerto Vallarta RealEstate is also part of the referral network services of various International referral networks (CIPS, CRS, CCIM Networks) in Mexico, the United States and Canada. P.V. Realty has an excellent reputation for its honesty, integrity and market knowledge of their bilingual associates. The firms expertise is well known and respected by the local Mexican community as well as the foreign residents for its extensive real estate legal expertise, professional service and their thorough knowledge of the Puerto Vallarta Real Estate market. The firm specializes in the promotion of exclusive luxury residential, commercial and development properties located throughout the Banderas Bay area. Puerto Vallarta Real Estate has been responsible for listing and promoting properties of many well known celebrities such as John Huston, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard and Susan Burton, Roland Emmerich as well as executives and professionals of international consortiums. P.V. Realty has consistently been the leading Real Estate Agency and continues to be so according to the latest Multiple Listing Service statistics. At P.V. Realty, we understand the importance of assisting our foreign clients in becoming familiar with the various aspects of our real estate market. Every one of our clients is thoroughly explained in their own language each and every step that affects or is related to their acquisition of real estate rights of properties within the coastal areas of Mexico. P.V. Realty offers its clients the following services: 1) Luxury residential sales and listings. 2) Luxury vacation and long term rentals. 3) Commercial, development and Investment properties. 4) Property Management 5) Feasability studies 6) Foreign Investment Consulting. 7) Legal and Fiscal Consulting 8) Development and Construction services. P.V. Realty is dedicated to consistently providing its clientele with excellence in service.