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Thinking about Retiring in Costa Rica

Thinking about Retiring in Costa Rica If you are considering retirement in Costa Rica, the first question you ask yourself is: Where do I Live-What area would I feel good about to purchase Real Estate or to rent a house or apartment? The central valley is the most popular for many reasons: 1. Geographically it is a valley, surrounded by mountains,...

Retiring in Costa Rica, Considerations When Purchasing Real Estate

Retiring in Costa Rica, Considerations When Purchasing Real Estate Are you thinking of retiring in Costa Rica? Considerations: What area of the country should I look into for purchasing real estate? Most people relocate to the central valley (which is the area of San Jose, the capital city and its suburbs of Santa Ana and Escazu...Also, Alajuela w...

Costa Rica Real Estate Choose an Attorney Carefully

Costa Rica Real Estate Choose an Attorney Carefully Buying Real estate in Costa Rica: Choosing an attorney Very important! First he or she should speak English and speak it well. And get references..not one but several. Ask up front for the fees.. what do they consist of and how much? Get this in writing before going ahead with the deal. Does ...

Buying Realestate in Costa Rica : How Do I Know if the Price is Right?

Costa Rica Real Estate Choose an Attorney Carefully How do I know what is the right price to pay for a house in Costa Rica? Things work very different in Costa Rica. And determining the correct price to pay for a house or land is not easy. You cannot find in a tax office or the public real estate register the price paid for a given house. And beli...

Buying Real Estate in Costa Rica

Buying Real Estate in Costa Rica If you are thinking about buying a home or a lot to build in Costa Rica? I have done it and I can give you very valuable advice. If you are not very familiar with Costa Rica and its diverse climates and locations to live : first rent a place for 6 months or even better for one year. This will allow you to familiari...