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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...


Costa Rica Real Estate – Talk Show 21

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Has the Costa Rica real estate market hit the bottom? As realtors in Costa Rica we frequently get asked this question, so we decided to share our thoughts on why there are signs pointing toward a positive answer. Regardless of what we think, more and more people are retiring, relocating, and investing in Costa … Read on...


Why Baby Boomers Are Buying Real Estate And Retiring In Costa Rica 2

Retiring In Costa Rica

A morning walk and talk.

The U.S. Census Bureau defines the Baby Boomers as those born between January 1st, 1946 and December 31st, 1964. As of January 1st, 2011 more than 10,000 baby boomers will turn 65 per day, a pattern that will continue for the next 19 years. The question isn’t if there will … Read on...


How To Buy… And End Up Happy 1

Sky's the limit... but buy smart.

We had an inquiry recently that concluded in a remarkable way.  This gentleman said, “I will accept defective land due to lack of funds. (I was ripped off 5 times!).”  I had to ask myself, how does one experience being “ripped off 5 times” in a country where the … Read on...


Is The International Airport A Reality? 1

Air port in Costa Rica

Regional to International, the Osa Airport Dilemma

A week ago, I was reading the Tico Times and the headline “Liberia Airport Renovation Nearly Finished” jumped out at me. It’s only been nine years since that airport opened, and now it’s getting $41 million dollars worth of renovations?? I had to figure out why, if only … Read on...


Talk Show 15 – Income Generating Property

“Houses that produce rental income” has become an increasingly popular Costa Rica real estate strategy in The Zone. In this video, The Guys explain WHY this investment strategy is smart and how it can be achieved in a fertile rental market.  We moved out of the office and shot the video “on location” at such … Read on...


Pura Vida Poll, August 2011

August begins a new Guys In The Zone tradition, the poll question. As some of you know, we have been increasingly active with the social marketing and networking lately. LinkedIn, in particular, has inspired many new connections and ideas. The Poll will be a regular addition to our Talk Show and articles, and who … Read on...


Talk Show, Episode 13

This is our mid-year review of real estate in the Southern Pacific Zone of Costa Rica. With tourism numbers up 11% in Central America, Ben and Rod discuss how this trend points to a brighter future for The Zone.


Costa Rica Real Estate – Talk Show 13 by GuysInTheZone


Talk Show – Episode 11 1

A look at 2011 Costa Rica real estate trends as perceived and shared by Ben Vaughn and Rod Martin, the Guys In The Zone.


Guys In The Zone Talk Show – Episode 11 by GuysInTheZone