By Author Ben


About Ben

Living in The Zone, Costa Rica's south pacific, since 1999. Working in real estate here since 2004. Loves to share the experience and help others with an interest in doing same.

Understanding Costa Rica Real Estate Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Understanding Costa Rica Real Estate

Part 3 of the series helping to understand real estateAfter venturing through the early days of real estate in Costa Rica, this is to say, the beginnings of what led up to the current market conditions in parts 1 & 2, we now embark on the boom before Read on...


Understanding Real Estate in Costa Rica’s Southern Pacific Zone Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Understanding Costa Rica Real Estate

Part 2 of a series of articles explaining the real estate market in Costa RicaIn Part 1 we considered the early foreign investors in real estate here in Costa Rica’s southern Pacific zone.  The idea being that in so doing, we’ll have have a better understanding of the real estate market here. We continue … Read on...


Understanding Real Estate in Costa Rica’s Southern Pacific Zone Part 1 1

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Understanding Costa Rica Real Estate

I’d say that about 1/10th of my time spent with people looking to buy property in Costa Rica’s Southern Pacific zone is spent in the actual buying/selling of property. The other 9/10ths is a mix of conversations regarding what’s involved … Read on...

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