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Costa Rica Beach Front Condos For Sale in Jaco, Bahia Azul From US$189,000
Costa Rica Realtors in Jaco - Shawn Fletcher and his wife Hannah Fletcher
Costa Rica Beach Front Condos For Sale in Jaco, Bahia Azul From US$189,000 Have you ever wanted to live directly in front of the ocean? Bahia Azul is a boutique oceanfront condo development in Jaco Beach on the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. . . . Keep reading

Bugs! The Baddies and the Beauties - Part One
VIP Member Sheelagh Richards
Bugs! The Baddies and the Beauties - Part One A retirement video viewer wrote and asked about my reference to bugs and if big flyers and biters really were a problem - so I thought I would do a column on bugs but its expanded to two, there's so many! . . . Keep reading

The Three Top Rated Hospitals in Costa Rica
Scott Oliver
The Three Top Rated Hospitals in Costa Rica JCI is a world leader in healthcare quality and patient safety, something you most certainly want your hospital to be a part of. Their set of standards were developed by health care experts from around the world and tested in every region for efficacy. . . . Keep reading

Magnificent Ocean View Home For Sale. Villa Maravilla Monte Bello 5 Bed, 5.5 Bath, 8,000 SF, Pool, Garage US$2,495,000
Recommended Realtor Michael Simons in Guanacaste
Magnificent Ocean View Home For Sale. Villa Maravilla Monte Bello 5 Bed, 5.5 Bath, 8,000 SF, Pool, Garage  US$2,495,000 The impressive great room includes the living room, dining room and large gourmet kitchen and has vaulted ceilings, expansive views to the ocean and opens out to the huge covered ocean view terrace and pool. . . . Keep reading

Banks In Costa Rica - Ten tips.
Scott Oliver
Banks In Costa Rica - Ten tips. "Which bank do you recommend Scott?" Is a popular question... My most frequent answer goes something like: "I don't recommend any bank in Costa Rica but, after nearly ten years of doing business here, if you would like to know which bank I still do business with - meaning the best of the worst - I would be happy to help." . . . Keep reading

Prostitution in Costa Rica - Warning!
Scott Oliver
Prostitution in Costa Rica - Warning! Prostitution - You can't escape from it, it's a global business! And after listening to a man from New York complain about the number of prostitutes in a local hotel (famous for just that), I just had to respond... . . . Keep reading

Do NOT Buy A Used Car In Costa Rica Without Reading This Report. Your life may depend on it.
Robert Evans
Do NOT Buy A Used Car In Costa Rica Without Reading This Report. Your life may depend on it. We were in the market for a used car in Costa Rica and decided that even though we might have to pay a little more by buying from a used car dealer as opposed to buying from an individual, we could see a much wider selection in a shorter space of time. . . . Keep reading

Canadians Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Dave and Monica Dolezsar.
VIP Member Wendi Patrick
Canadians Living in Costa Rica - Interview with Dave and Monica Dolezsar. Dave says they were hoping to find "an opportunity to see life in a different way than we could in a 9-to-5 lifestyle of a modern North America city. Basically, we didn't know what we would find, and we were looking to find something we didn't know existed." And, Dave adds that he wanted to learn to surf! . . . Keep reading

Is Seller Financing the New Deal For Expats in Costa Rica?
Costa Rica Realtor in Atenas Dennis Easters
Is Seller Financing the New Deal For Expats in Costa Rica? Since the beginning of 2010, we have sold several homes with owner financing and with negotiated terms that are win/win for both the buyer and seller. The good news about owner financing is that it is negotiable, whereas bank financing is not. . . . Keep reading

Costa Rica Folk Music - El cadejo
Costa Rica Attorney José Rafael Fernandez
Costa Rica Folk Music - El cadejo It is an old Costa Rican folk song, composed by Manuel Obando, but made popular by Lorenzo "Lencho" Salazar, one of the best know folklore musicians of Costa Rica in the past century. He is still alive, however, with faulty health after a car accident. . . . Keep reading

Why Do Ticas (Costa Rican Women) Dig Gringos?
VIP Member Chris R.
Why Do Ticas (Costa Rican Women) Dig Gringos? This is a question for the ages. I live in San Jose, Costa Rica, where I regularly see middle-aged Gringos strolling the streets with a much younger, normally quite beautiful Tica on his arm. Whether out of stupidity, ignorance or jealousy, the question inevitably forms in my head; does she really like this guy, or is she fleecing him? . . . Keep reading

Costa Rica Law - Top Ten Gringo Legal Mistakes
Attorney José Rafael Fernández
Costa Rica Law - Top Ten Gringo Legal Mistakes When it comes to legal mistakes made by foreigners in Costa Rica, José has just about 'seen it all before' so we should take note from his experience... . . . Keep reading

Roof Leaks & Other Water Infiltration Problems In Your Home in Costa Rica
Costa Rica Homebuilder Tom Rosenberg
Roof Leaks & Other Water Infiltration Problems In Your Home in Costa Rica I'm frequently called upon to help property owners find leaks that have been permitting water infiltration into their homes and condominiums. . . . Keep reading

The Gingerbread Hotel and Restaurant at Lake Arenal
VIP Member Thomas Molloy
The Gingerbread Hotel and Restaurant at Lake Arenal Lake Arenal is peppered and spiced with a variety of eclectic eateries, but of all of them, Gingerbread in Nuevo Arenal takes the cake. . . . Keep reading

Playa Potrero Ocean View Land For Sale A Firesale At Only US$75,000 For 1.25 Acres
Costa Rica Realtor in Guanacaste Becky Clower
Playa Potrero Ocean View Land For Sale A Firesale At Only US$75,000 For 1.25 Acres This amazing ocean view lot, located several hundred feet about sea level is a beautiful spot to build your dream home! . . . Keep reading

Luxury Home For Sale By Owner in Dominical Hatillo US$449,000
VIP Member Gilles Hurtubise
Luxury Home For Sale By Owner in Dominical Hatillo US$449,000 Greatest Ocean View in the area in the hills above Hatillo -- Magnificent sunset all year around. . . . Keep reading

Thousands Of Onions Hanging Outside On The Street Beside The Beautiful Church in Santa Ana, Costa Rica.
Scott Oliver
Thousands Of Onions Hanging Outside On The Street Beside The Beautiful Church in Santa Ana, Costa Rica. Today was one of this 'high-stress' days for me where I had to work for a few hours in between the three hour lunch I had with a dear friend I've known for about ten years... . . . Keep reading

Costa Rica Construction, Roofing Problems & Home Inspections Video With Tom Rosenberger Video & 16 Cost Cutting Construction Secrets!
Home Builder Tom Rosenberger
Costa Rica Construction, Roofing Problems & Home Inspections Video With Tom Rosenberger Video & 16 Cost Cutting Construction Secrets! Below are few amenities that I used to have in the real world that I no longer need in Costa Rica. I'm now saving a bundle and here's a few of my tongue-in-cheek cost cutting secrets... . . . Keep reading

Is This the First Nail in the Coffin of Citizenship-Based Taxation?
Mark Nestmann. LL.M International Tax Consultant.
Is This the First Nail in the Coffin of Citizenship-Based Taxation? US citizens who expatriate -- those who give up their citizenship and passport -- don't get a lot of respect. . . . Keep reading

Great Value Furnished Condo For Sale Bella Vista B1 U4 With Stunning Ocean Views US$225,000. 2 Bed, 2.5 Bath.
Recommended Realtor Michael Simons in Guanacaste
Great Value Furnished Condo For Sale Bella Vista B1 U4 With Stunning Ocean Views US$225,000. 2 Bed, 2.5 Bath. At only US$225,000 this a great value, 2 beds, 2.5 baths (1,450 square feet) fully furnished condo for sale in Bella Vista with stunning ocean views overlooking Playa Hermosa. . . . Keep reading

Did you buy land from Paragon Properties of Costa Rica? If so, we want you to be part of our group.
VIP Member Clarita Bassett
Did you buy land from Paragon Properties of Costa Rica? If so, we want you to be part of our group. I am neither an attorney nor a real estate agent.  The following information has been gathered through my personal experience as I endeavour to develop my own properties which were purchased from Paragon. . . . Keep reading

Avalon Country Club Apartment For Sale LB2-304. Third floor with lake and mountain views US$265,000
Costa Rica Realtor In Costa Rica Gabriel Clavería
Avalon Country Club Apartment For Sale LB2-304. Third floor with lake and mountain views US$265,000 Avalon Country Club is located very close to everything but at the same time away from the noise, you can enjoy the tranquility and relax in its extensive green areas or simply relax in the shade of a tree. . . . Keep reading

Souls Helping Soles Make A Difference In The Lives Of Children
Costa Rica Realtor in Guanacaste Becky Clower
Souls Helping Soles Make A Difference In The Lives Of Children Souls Helping Soles (is a non-profit organization) that collects shoes for children to help them go to school and play sports. . . . Keep reading

Lake Arenal Luxury Home Rental With Stunning Views of Three Volcanos and Lake Arenal. Fully furnished only $1,100 per month with minimum 6 month rental.
VIP Members Frances Anderson & Peter Strong
Lake Arenal Luxury Home Rental With Stunning Views of Three Volcanos and Lake Arenal. Fully furnished only $1,100 per month with minimum 6 month rental. This remarkably well priced home for sale by owner has high quality sliding doors and tempered glass windows which offer spectacular, uninterrupted views of Lake Arenal and the Arenal, Tenorio and Miravalles volcanos. . . . Keep reading

SEAS Is An Excellent Private School in Escazú, Costa Rica With U.S. Certified Teaching Staff.
Melissa Bowen - Director of SEAS and Speech Language Pathologist
SEAS Is An Excellent Private School in Escazú, Costa Rica With U.S. Certified Teaching Staff. Our school is different because: "it all boils down to environment, individual relationships, and quality of teaching staff. We are a large home with open spaces and classrooms with dining room tables rather than individual desks... . . . Keep reading

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