Video: An attorney’s advice on buying beachfront property in Costa Rica
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Video: An attorney’s advice on buying beachfront property in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - April 18, 2016

Roger Petersen, a Costa Rica attorney specializing in real estate law, shares his advice on buying beachfront property in Costa Rica in this, the second of a series of…

How to register your property title after the purchase
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How to register your property title after the purchase

Ivo Henfling - September 25, 2015

Imagine that you just closed on the purchase of your property in Costa Rica, you have paid your closing attorney his fees and transfer taxes, the bank…

Capital stock assignment vs. title transfer
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Money Matters
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Capital stock assignment vs. title transfer

BillHarris - August 13, 2015

Prior to September 2012, it was common practice for developers of a real estate project to record the title of each of its subdivided units under different…

Steps to build a house in Costa Rica
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Steps to build a house in Costa Rica

BillHarris - July 22, 2015

Usually the biggest dream for any family is to either build a house of their own or buy a finished one; this situation entails quite an investment…

Do your homework before purchasing a property in Costa Rica
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Do your homework before purchasing a property in Costa Rica

BillHarris - July 13, 2015

Costa Rica is well-known for its large real estate market. A country so rich in so many natural species and with a much respected environment is truly…

Title me this: The perils and promise of buying untitled land in Costa Rica
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Expat Living
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Title me this: The perils and promise of buying untitled land in Costa Rica

Karl Kahler - April 29, 2015

  “Titled or not titled?” It’s a common question in the real estate market in Costa Rica. Untitled properties can often be bought at a great discount…

Property rights in Costa Rica: Important questions to ask
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Property rights in Costa Rica: Important questions to ask

Ivo Henfling - January 21, 2015

Can I buy property in Costa Rica as a nonresident? Is the property I purchase in Costa Rica titled? Will the title be in my name? Can I build on…