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What to know before buying a property that hasn’t been built yet
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What to know before buying a property that hasn’t been built yet

Maria Jose Corrales - October 1, 2019

Buying a property is part of the life plan for many people; a plan that incorporates the hopes, life-long dreams, and wishes of many families, along with…

JDA auctioning 90 properties in 6 states and Costa Rica
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Advice
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JDA auctioning 90 properties in 6 states and Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 7, 2019

John Dixon & Associates, based in Marietta, Georgia, will sell 90 properties in 41 offerings on Wednesday, August 21. “We will auction a Former Restaurant Building, Commercial…

Renting in Costa Rica: short-term vs. long-term
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Advice
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Renting in Costa Rica: short-term vs. long-term

The Tico Times - September 5, 2016

You are surfing around on the web, looking for a rental in Costa Rica, but you have no idea what the rules are, how the system works…

8 questions to ask before buying a vacation home in Costa Rica
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Buying property
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8 questions to ask before buying a vacation home in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 16, 2016

If you’re considering buying your dream vacation home in Costa Rica, hopefully you’ve already considered other countries and ruled them out. And hopefully you’ve scouted multiple locations…

A hassle-free strategy to finding your first rental home in Costa Rica
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A hassle-free strategy to finding your first rental home in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - August 1, 2016

At 1 p.m. on a Sunday, I was having lunch with my wife and some friends when my phone rang. It was a call from Denver, Colorado.…

Renting in San José: Historic barrios Amón and Otoya beckon
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Renting in San José: Historic barrios Amón and Otoya beckon

The Tico Times - January 22, 2016

Once the window's red curtains open up, the afternoon light spills into the third story of the 100-year-old building. A splash of colors from the yellow-painted ministry next door,…

Costa Rica’s Portasol ‘eco-community’ pursues sustainable development
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Newsletter
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Costa Rica’s Portasol ‘eco-community’ pursues sustainable development

The Tico Times - November 20, 2015

PORTALÓN, Puntarenas — In the early 1970s, Guillermo Piedra’s parents bought a 540-hectare property of pristine rain forest between Quepos and Dominical, intending to harvest timber. Between…

Costa Rica’s 10 most expensive homes for sale
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For Sale
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Costa Rica’s 10 most expensive homes for sale

The Tico Times - September 14, 2015

Looking to buy a house in Costa Rica? How many millions of dollars were you looking to spend? Or tens of millions? Here are the 10 most expensive homes…

Top 10 tips for improving rental income in Costa Rica
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Top 10 tips for improving rental income in Costa Rica

Alfredo Gago - January 19, 2015

  See also: 3 tips for finding the right broker If you own a property in Costa Rica, there is a good chance that you rent it out…