Homes For Sale in Costa Rica

JW Marriott New Luxury Resort Opens Its Doors in Guanacaste

Despite economic uncertainty, the JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort opened its doors for business, as planned, on December 1st. The project took about two years to complete and is welcome news to the local tourism and government leaders.

Good Costa Rica Real Estate Investment Deals In A Flat Market

This is one of the most popular email responses I get when I ask what a person is looking for in real estate. “I want a good deal, a fire-sale, a divorce situation, motivated sellers, etc…” Don’t all of us want a good deal?

Costa Rica Real Estate Investing – Famous ‘Maverick’ Real Estate Author Interviews Scott Oliver – Founder of

Yes I know I’m no Donald Trump but must admit to being flattered that the author who has interviewed some of the world’s most successful mega-billionaire real estate investors including Donald Trump, Sam Zell and Melvin Simon asked to interview me – Scott Oliver – about investing in Costa Rica real estate.

US Lender Finally Offering Mortgages in Costa Rica

International lenders have been in various stages of planning and executing initiatives to enter the Costa Rica for quite some time.
Many lenders had plans to launch their programs by last Christmas, however, experienced major setbacks and strategy shifts as a result of the “mortgage meltdown”.

Jaco Pre-Construction Luxury Condos & Homes – Beautiful Hills

Well, as the saying goes, the picture didn’t do it justice. This was truly the case with Beautiful Hills. On a clear day, panoramic ocean views from Beautiful Hills extend as far south as Manuel Antonio!

Bar Restaurant Alomar For Sale By The River in San Isidro

The Alomar bar and restaurant has been a popular location in the San Isidro area for four years now. This facility was built on a 2.2 hectare isthmus of the junction of two beautiful rivers. It is a fantastic location that is highly frequented by local Gringos & Ticos from throughout the area.

Costa Rica’s Premier New Golf & Ocean Resort in Esterillos Oeste – Preconstruction reservations being taken now. Part I includes free video …

So I get a special thrill when I meet up with real estate professionals who have decades of experience and who genuinely care about their project, the geographical location where they are building and most importantly, the people that are affected by their development.

Costa Rica’s Premier New Golf & Ocean Resort in Esterillos Oeste – Part II includes free video

The developers are also installing low landscape lighting versus the typical street lights in an effort to decrease light pollution which will benefit guests and owners for viewing stars and constellations at night and to help nocturnal animals and turtles.

Jaco Welcomes More Growth and Opportunity in 2008!

As we welcome in a new year filled with so much anticipation and opportunity we fondly reflect over 2007 which was a great year complete with much excitement and development here in Jaco!

Creative Financing in Costa Rica – The key to generating eye-popping returns

Creative financing is the key to generating eye-popping returns on real estate investments. I should say “financing is the key”, because all financing is a way to leverage a large asset with a small amount of out-of-pocket capital.

Lake Arenal Real Estate – The undiscovered jewel of Costa Rica.

Up until just a few short years ago people visiting Costa Rica had never even heard of Lake Arenal. Gradually and mostly because of the spectacular active Volcano Arenal and the nearby tourist mecca town of Fortuna with its hot springs, the tourists started driving past the lake to or from San Jose…

Costa Rica Luxury Home For Sale in Santa Ana – Seven bedrooms and nine acres (36,508.94m2) of landscaped gardens.

The nine acres of gardens are well maintained by the three gardeners with a park-like appearance with grass, palm and ornamental trees and spectacular Central Valley views from nearly every part of the property.

Costa Rica Condo Homes For Sale in Brasil de Mora – West of Santa Ana – Two free videos

“Valles de Mora” represents a luxurious, natural living style, in a prestigious location just eight minutes minutes away from one of the country’s most important business centres. Built by Constructora Meltzer S.A. – the same company that built the massive US Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica – right off the bat, you know that Constructora Meltzer S.A. is a solid company.

Luxury Homes in Costa Rica – Villa Real is where you’ll find numerous million dollar homes. Part IV.

Villa Real in Santa Ana is fast become ‘the’ place for the million dollar luxury home buyer. Located just three minutes from the massive Forum Business Park and only ten minutes from San Jose, the Villa Real development has attracted wealthy entrepreneurs and corporate executives from all over the world.

Million Dollar Luxury Homes in Santa Ana – Villa Real. Part III.

Located only ten minutes from San Jose, the Villa Real development in Santa Ana has attracted people who have built some magnificent million dollar homes. In this series of photographs you will see examples of the stunning $1,000,000+ homes that are available in the Villa Real area located just ten minutes from the city center.