Sample Articles & Newsletters

Learning Spanish – Silly Mistakes

Many people who live in Costa Rica can manage without having to learn too much Spanish to get around although your life will be so much richer if you do learn the language. Since I do business here and have always had a Spanish speaking girlfriend, I speak more in Spanish than English but, write […]

The Financial Hurricane Hits Home – Our family’s new “Declaration of Financial Independence.”

With the proposed bailout, we have every right to be angry about what’s going on and rest assured that you are alone feeling that way. Although the ‘popular’ media has not shown any, there have been protests against the bailout.

Costa Rica To Invest One Billion Dollars in Infrastructure and Amazon.com starts operations…

What was not announced today is that international investors are seeing this news as a huge vote vote of confidence in the future of Costa Rica…

Investing In Real Estate in Costa Rica – With construction up 42.3% the capital San Jose is the most dynamic area.

The more research you do, the higher the probability and the less risk there should be for you to make a profitable investment in stocks, bonds or in real estate anywhere in the world.

Costa Rica Cost of Living in Escazu & Santa Ana

If you were a Costa Rican interested in living in the USA, would you start by looking at brand new homes in Beverly Hills? Or, maybe a Donald Trump type apartment on 79th Street and Park Avenue in Manhattan?

More Coloradoans Coming To Costa Rica

Low-cost operator Frontier Airlines has confirmed federal approval for its proposed connection between Denver, Colorado, and San Jose in Costa Rica. With final approval from the US Department of Transportation, the new route will launch on 30th November 2007. Flights are on sale now. Round-trips are available for the introductory rate of $298 – for […]

Construction Challenges in Costa Rica – April 2008

Completing the construction of quality housing depends on the efforts of hundreds of tradesmen and thousands of building materials all assembled at the right time in the right places.

Costa Rican People – “I can not say enough to praise them…”

As a result of this situation I have come to discover that the true treasure of Costa Rica is the people like the ones that are helping me.

Costa Rica Sensational Cable – Exciting Things To Do at Turubari with free online video.

If you are looking for adventure in Costa Rica, then the Turubari Eco-adventure oriented theme park and a Costa Rica adventure travel company may just be what you are looking for…

Costa Rica Living in the Sierpe River Area – Free video interview with Trevor Cameron

In the early morning you will hear howler monkeys and most likely have views of mist on the river and mountains in the distance. Sierpe is peaceful, quaint, safe, friendly and one of my favorite towns in the entire world.

Swing of the Sickle

This magnificent short story by Susan Carmichael is an emotional rollercoaster, the most powerfully moving article available on this website – Although close to tears by the time I finished reading, it should remind us how lucky most of us are to be alive and healthy… Scott Oliver.

More Brit’s Are Coming To Costa Rica – Being able to buy a 3,228 square foot luxury home for only £155,512 is one of the reasons.

Costa Rica is a place of stunning scenery, sunshine and smiles with spring-like weather all year round, no income taxes on foreign earned income, no capital gains taxes, excellent world-class medical facilities, affordable medical plans and populated by the ‘Ticos’ who are an amiable and very attractive people.

Shakespeare in Costa Rica – Café Britt Presents the King Lear

This play by William Shakespeare, under the direction of Mr. William Stebbings, with the TNT theatrical company from England promises to be an unsurpassed event. This is a unique opportunity for Costa Rican audience to experience first hand theater in the style of great stage productions of the capital cities of Europe.

Paragon Properties Chairman writes he is “very proud to have been involved with” a development featured in ‘Planning in the Wake of the Florida Land Scams’ report.

Paragon Properties Chairman Bill Gale – Informs our VIP Members in the Discussion Forum that he is “very proud to have been involved with…” a project featured in a report ‘Planning in the Wake of the Florida Land Scams’. You will see the development Bill Gale was involved with for 17 years listed under the chapter heading of ‘When Land Scams Become Boom Towns – The Case of Lehigh Acres, Florida.
VIP Members can download the free report here.

At What Cost a Life in Paradise? Costa Rica Real Estate Book Review

In the September-October 2005 edition of Costa Rica Outdoors magazine, a writer named Heather Wisner wrote a review of our new book How To Buy Costa Rica Real Estate Without Losing Your Camisa.