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Uvita Costa Rica Walk-to-the-Beach development Villa Del Sol

A New Type of Property Buying Option in Costa Rica 1

Video done by Chuck Chastain of Aerial Media

Typically the type of property that I have sold over my years in Costa Rica real estate have been multi-acre, ocean view properties. These have been sold to hardy individuals that have deemed themselves up to the task of taming these jungle laden acres to their will … Read on...


Ben's talk How to Live in Costa Rica at Avid Reader

A Costa Rica Evening 1

Ben's talk How to Live in Costa Rica at Avid Reader

Here is the setting. I have retouched the photo to insert my head onto the guy who was actually in the pic. We didn’t take any pics at my event. 🙁 But, it gives the setting 🙂

I have just returned to Costa Rica from my regular visit to Davis California. This trip was predicated … Read on...


February News 2

Property Tax Assessments – There is an interesting article in amcostarica about maritime zone property tax assessments being made by Aguirre.  Not mentioned in the article is the amount of the assessments being made either by inspection by the canton or when an individual goes in for the five year value declaration.  If the property … Read on...


One of the screaming ocean views in the southern pacific zone of Costa Rica.

Is The Zone at the Tipping Point? 1

One of the screaming ocean views in the southern pacific zone of Costa Rica.

Richard & Debby: Living the good life in Costa Rica’s southern pacific zone. The view is partial, and is from their home in Costa Verde Estates.

The place is packed. More and more people who bought land in the past are building or have built (and are happy about it.) Travel & Leisure put The … Read on...


Houses at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf

State of the Market – October 2012 3

Houses at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf

What is the current market like in Costa Rica real estate?

I get asked this question quite a lot these days.  Well, actually that is probably the question that characterizes the life of a real estate agent anywhere – and probably at any time, except when it is clearly known that there is a recession … Read on...