On May 8, 2022, Rodrigo Chaves was sworn in as the 49th president of Costa Rica. He defeated rival Jose Maria Figueres, who was president from 1994 to 1998, in a tightly contested runoff election. What did Chaves promise during his campaign?
You may be looking for a property in Costa Rica at the moment and wondering how much the condo you are dreaming of is worth. Are the asking prices inflated because of the pandemic or the high demand? Since there's no MLS in Costa Rica, it may be difficult for you and your realtor to get a real evaluation on a property. Let me help you a little. We can use Tamarindo properties as an example because it's in high demand, with many properties built so we have some references to work with.
The title may seem like an odd question, but it has great significance for those interested in buying property in Costa Rica with the intention to build. A land buyer considers many factors when evaluating properties. If he plans to build, he will likely ensure that all the basic utilities - water, electricity, and internet are available on or near the lot.
Myths, Truths, and a Little Advice to Help You Decide
You’ve heard great things about Costa Rica, and you’re thinking of moving there. Is it the right decision for you? Are you prepared for life in another country? A key to making a wise decision is to get accurate information, so let’s get rid of the misinformation first.
What Should I Buy in Costa Rica, and What Should I Bring with Me?
Costa Rica Real Estate Market Report
Travel to Costa Rica is returning to normal. The worst period in history for the travel industry (the COVID-19 pandemic) is rapidly being replaced by one of the largest travel booms. According to the U.S.