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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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Health Care: A Great Reason to Move to Costa Rica

The Seattle Times: Nation & World: Study links half of bankruptcies to illness: “‘Unless you’re Bill Gates, you’re just one serious illness away from bankruptcy,’ said Dr. David Himmelstein, the study’s lead author and an associate professor of medicine.

I get asked by nearly everyone that I talk to in our office, ‘who is buying … Read on...


About All Those Signs

There are two approaches to Dominical, well three actually if you count the approach from the south as though your trip originated in Panama. But most come in from the north, from San Jose. Coming down the coast is a lovely drive until you get just past Quepos where the road turns into what we … Read on...