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Cryptocurrencies as a means of investing in real estate

Convenience expanded market, and increased security are just a few of the reasons cryptocurrency real estate transactions are all the [...]

What is it Like Living in Costa Rica?

Many people from different countries make Costa Rica their new home every year, and we have years of experience in [...]

Casa Cascada

Introducing Casa Cascada, a gorgeous 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home with a stunning view of Isla La Chora. Hidden behind a beautiful [...]

99 Reasons Why We Love Living in Costa Rica

The countdown begins here! There’s something for everyone on this list … and then some. Here are 99 different reasons [...]

Meet your Coldwell Banker – Coco Team Members

When you are looking for a professional realtor, real estate agent, real estate broker...... It is important to know who [...]

Considering Relocating to Costa Rica?

Almost 50% of expats who move to Costa Rica return to their home countries within two years. Why? There are [...]

Vargas Vargas Arquitectos

Vargas Vargas is a studio of architectural design and landscaping, located in Guanacaste — one of the most beautiful areas [...]

Walking the Talk

Giving Back in a Big Way There is no doubt the real estate market has been doing very well in [...]

Los Altos Resort

Why Los Altos? Well, for a start, it is one of the few destinations that still owns a private and [...]

Why “In Love With Costa Rica”

The concept behind was created to be a trusted conduit between property owners and developers in Costa Rica with [...]

AHKI: Nosara Hilltop Resort

Privacy! It’s all yours in an elegant, unique retreat located a stone’s throw from the burgeoning hub of Nosara, Costa [...]

Margaritaville A Taste of Paradise

Yes, we're open to the public! Margaritaville began as a synonym for a relaxed, laid-back state of mind.  Delicious food [...]

Building in CR: How Much Will it Cost?

How much will it cost to build in Costa Rica? As anyone who has ever budgeted for building a new [...]

Working with You, Coldwell Banker Costa Rica for Your Property Investment

Coldwell Banker Costa Rica features the most advanced online technology for searching properties. Our network of 9 franchise partners (clip [...]

If Selling or Buying Property In Costa Rica

Whether you’re selling or buying property in Costa Rica, it’s important to select a real estate company and associate who [...]

Conserving Biodiversity by Design

Vargas Vargas arquitectos is a studio for sustainable architecture, landscaping design, engineering, and building. The company was founded by Cristina [...]

Which of Nohara Estates Is YOUR New Casa?

SEE OUR WEBSITE There's an open invitation to let Nohara Estates take you on a journey with their exclusive stream [...]

What Is The Property Purchasing Process?

Many of you reading this will have purchased a property in other jurisdictions previously, particularly in Canada or the United [...]

FAQs: Buying Real Estate in Costa Rica

Real estate is one of the topics that we get asked the most questions about. The real estate market in [...]

Real Estate Scene March 2022

On This Page: Partners:Cryptocurrencies as a means of investing in real estateWhat is it Like Living in Costa Rica?Casa Cascada99 […]

Nice Ocean View Home

Like a villa on an Italian hillside, this Tuscan-style 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home in Playas del Coco features granite countertops and [...]

What is the Procedure to Write an Offer and Close?

Purchasing a property in Costa Rica is about as easy as it can get. Under Costa Rican law a foreigner [...]

Living Where the Air Doesn’t Hurt My Face

Welcome everyone! Whether you are here in Costa Rica on vacation, searching for a home or living here full time, [...]

Roca Mistica

How We Began When the borders closed to Costa Rica in early 2020, Alexis O’Reilly, husband Colin and son Brendan, [...]

Real Estate Update for the Papagayo Region

Well, it is time again for another boring Papagayo area real estate market update. In case you had your head [...]

Two Condos for Sale in the Quaint town of Matapalo, Guanacaste

Dream of living in Costa Rica? Here are two modern condos for sale, with three bedrooms and three bathrooms, located [...]

Playa Flamingo: The Jewel of The Gold Coast

Playa Flamingo is famous for its crystal azul waters, gentle family-friendly surf and clean white sand. This is why it’s [...]

Can I Make Money Renting My Property in Costa Rica?

In almost every property development in Costa Rica, the breakdown of ownership is about the same. One-third of all the [...]

Mar Vista: Living la Pura Vida With Security and Comfort

Costa Rica is indeed a magical place and almost everyone visiting feels it on day one. It’s a natural and [...]

How are Property Purchase Closing Costs Calculated in Costa Rica?

For expats moving to Costa Rica and purchasing a home, it is useful to have ready information available to calculate [...]

Richard Lacey Serving Tamarindo

See Richard's story, click the photo: Wherever you go in Costa Rica, you meet interesting people with incredible stories. I caught [...]

From Dream to Design

Vargas Vargas arquitectos is a studio for sustainable architecture, landscaping design, engineering, and building. The company was founded by Cristina [...]

Coldwell Banker Coast To Coast Properties

Villa Buena Onda Ocean View Luxury Property: price format $2,350,000, 11 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, over 6.3 acres of land Click [...]

Financing Your Property In Costa Rica

What Are The Options? In the history of Costa Rica, not one single bank has ever failed. Click here for [...]

Luxury Home Buyers

A luxury home purchase can be financially achievable. Read how.   Guanacaste boasts some of Costa Rica’s best beaches — [...]

Purchasing Pre-Construction Properities

Costa Rica is currently experiencing a residential construction boom. Offerings of pre-construction (pre-sales) property purchases by developers are abundant, particularly [...]

Escaping the Office To Pursue Your Dream

Wherever you go in Costa Rica, you meet interesting people with incredible stories. I caught up with Richard Lacey who has [...]

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Considering Relocating to Costa Rica?

Costa Rica Legal Due Diligence Seminars If you are an expat who is interested in understanding the pure legal facts [...]

Luxury Living

Luxury living in Costa Rica may be a lot more attainable than you think. A large inventory of luxury villas [...]

Can a Foreigner Acquire a Beachfront Property Interest in Costa Rica?

Is it possible for foreigners to acquire a beachfront property interest in Costa Rica? The answer is less than straightforward [...]

The Adventure Continues

My name is Michael Mills and I have been exploring Costa Rica since 1995. I have lived here full-time since [...]

Britt Coffee

THE HISTORY OF GOURMET COFFEE Costa Rica has produced one of the best coffees in the world for over a [...]

Never Looked Back

Please allow me to introduce myself — my name is Joseph A. Emanuelli. I am the Managing Broker of Tres [...]

Day Three Botanicals

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Paradise Found


Anatomy of a Costa Rican Dream Home

On This Page: See this article in the International digital magazine, click here“We should attempt to bring nature, houses, and […]

Water Availability

When considering building a home in Costa Rica, you might expect water availability to be the least of your concerns. [...]

French Canadian Real Estate Agent Welcomes YOU FR/EN

On This Page: Other Real Estate Stories:It’s a Lifestyle – LisaTrading Paradises – TheoFRENCHVilla Maravilla Monte Bello Lot 24

Eco-Friendly Flora Protect Our Fauna- “Bee” Kind to Vital Insects

Various eco-friendly aspects of building design and construction have been covered in past articles, most recently last month’s overview of [...]

Buying Real Estate in Costa Rica: The Basics

PART 1 Now that international borders have reopened, the real estate market in Costa Rica is starting to heat up. [...]

HOA Law in Costa Rica

Purchasing or renting property in Costa Rica can be confusing for foreigners. One of the most confusing and least understood [...]

Horizon Pacific

Click one of the above ads to go to our website. Dreaming of your next Costa Rica vacation? Costa Rica [...]

Costa Rica Its A Lifestyle EN/SP

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Building CR – Picking Your Dream Property

Plan to build your dream home in Costa Rican paradise? First, it's always recommended to find a reputable real estate [...]

Building in Costa Rica: Sustainable, Attainable and Affordable

Building in Costa Rica: Sustainable, Attainable and Affordable.  Costa Rica inspires many vacationing visitors to reflect on sustainable living ideas [...]

Costa Rica Property Options: Finding Your Own Piece of Paradise


Jaco Area Remains Increasingly Popular

The Central Pacific region of Costa Rica remains one of the most sought-out areas for seeking vacation properties, second homes, [...]

Summer is Not All That’s Hot in Costa Rica

The real estate market in the land of pura vida is as hot as the tropical summer sun. The initial [...]

Choosing a Legal Property Manager

On This Page: You are now the owner of a beautiful property in Costa Rica. Hire a legal property management […]

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