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Javier Perez is Mexican, fluent in Spanish, English & French, with an international career in Sales & Marketing of 10 years for large corporations from the Food & Beverages, Aerospace & Automotive industries.
His business studies & work experience in France, Canada and the USA provided him diverse intercultural encounters and strong professional ethics. He is currently working as a Realtor for Timothy Real Estate Group in Puerto Vallarta. He holds previous Real Estate experience, buying, building, remodeling, and restoring Colonial Homes located in the Historical Downtown District of Merida (Yucatan), as well as modern properties located in Tulum, Playa del Carmen, and Cancun.
As a member of AMPI (Mexican Realtors Association) and FLEX MLS Multiple Listing System, Javier brings his knowledge of real estate, customer service, construction, design and remodeling to Puerto Vallarta, where he has been visiting several times since 1997 when he competed at the Panamerican Triathlon Championships representing Mexico. As a former Ironman Triathlete and Marathon Runner, he follows and promotes a healthy lifestyle, finding a balance physically, mentally and emotionally, finishing challenging competitions such as The New York City Marathon in 2014 (26 miles – 42 km) and the IRONMAN Triathlons of Cozumel, Mexico and Orlando, Florida, USA in 2011 (140 miles – 226 km).
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Sports, Arts, Travel & Intercutural Encounters.
If you could share a secret about Puerto Vallarta, what would it be?
What is on your bucket list?
Asia for visiting Vietnam, Thailand, Hong-Kong & Bali, Chinese Wall for another Marathon, Australia for the nature, Italy for arts, and Hawaii for my 3rd Ironman Triathlon.
What is your signature cocktail?
Oprah’s Picante Margarita, cause its made with her own tequila from Mexico, and garnish with mexican jalapeños.
Do you have any guilty pleasures?
French pastries: Macarons, Ladurée macaron’s from Paris are my favorites.
What things do you not like to do?
Create & Spread negative energy to people.
What would your autobiography be called?
Kindness, I am always trying to be the best versión of myself being kind to myself, and moreover, being kind to others, regardless…
What emoji do you use the most?
What did you Google most recently?
Meditation while working out
What’s your secret talent?
Letting go negative energy.
What always cheers you up when you think about it?
Puerto Vallarta Magical Sunsets
Whats your favorite flavor of potato chip?
Hot Mexican Doritos
If you didn’t have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time?
What hobby would you get into if time and money weren’t an issue?
When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with?
Language Interpretation, Life Coaching & Real Estate Advice
What do you wish you knew more about?
What are you interested in that most people haven’t heard of?
How to convert books in audio – video books on you tube
What movie title best describes your life?
The Lion King, because it did help me to brave, responsible and more mature after my parents divorce.
What was the best compliment you’ve received?
Sweet Cinnamon Skin Color Boy, while living abroad, Europeans called me this way.
Who inspires you to be better?
Disable Athletes, Artists & Scientists, because my grandfather was a basketball player on a Wheel chair.
What’s the hardest lesson you’ve learned?
What do you regret not doing?