dog friendly

Guide to Places That Are Dog Friendly

Pets are members of the family, and as important as these 4-legged members of the family are, many businesses understand this.  That is why...
construction in Costa Rica

16 % Growth in Construction During 2016

During the first nine months of 2016, the College of Engineers and Architects (CFIA) registered a 16% increase over the same time period compared to...
millenials

What Are Millenials Looking For in Real Estate?

The real estate market in urban areas, especially in the central San Jose sectors, both east and west, has been mutating into vertical condo...

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLS: An Irony for Costa Rica?

Did you know that during a regular Major League Baseball (MLB) game an average of one hundred baseballs are used?  It means that once...

What Happens to Your Security Deposit if you Vacate Early?

Many, if not most, rental agreements or leases include a clause relating to the security deposit, which is usually equivalent to one month’s rent....

Energy Efficiency Conference a Great Success

The international Energy Efficiency Conference was a great success, judging by the turnout and the response of those who attended.  The Conference was held...

Costa Rican Roads Finally Getting Attention

The Costa Rican Legislative Assembly introduced a bill to close the National Highway Council (CONAVI), in a forum called The Need for Reforms on...
furnished apartment

Buying or Renting, Fully Furnished or Not?

When looking for a house, apartment, loft, or any other options that can be found in Costa Rica, an important decision is whether to...
ethics of professionalism

The Ethics of Professionalism in the Real Estate Market

In Costa Rica there at least two private real estate professional organizations: the Costa Rican Chamber of Costa Rican-Global Realtors (CCCBR), and the Association...

Radical Natural Healing – Part 3

The previous two postings in the article series, Radical Natural Healing, featured the Costa Rican journeys and life of local artist, visionary, holistic healer, and...
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