How much land is in Mexico?

Answer Mexico's total area is 1,225,686 square miles, with 1,194,922 square miles of land and the rest water. According to MEXonline, foreign investors can purchase any land that does not fall within the ... Read More »

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Can a U.S. citizen own land in Mexico?

U.S. citizens can buy land in Mexico, but restrictions limit the choice to properties that are more than 60 miles away from any Mexican border or more than 50 miles away from any coastline. Those a... Read More »

Can Americans own land in Mexico?

Foreign-born individuals, including Americans, can own land in Mexico. In certain areas, such as near Mexican borders and coasts, you can own property under a real estate trust, through which a ban... Read More »

When did Spain give Mexico land?

The Treaty of Cordoba, concluded on August 24, 1821, declared the independence of New Spain, or Mexico, from Spain. However, in 1822, the Spanish court refused to recognize the treaty as valid. The... Read More »

Do I need a passport to cross into Mexico by land?

You are only required to present proof of citizenship and a photo ID to enter Mexico by land from the United States, but as of June 1, 2009, you are required to have either a valid U.S. passport, U... Read More »