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Let's compare Escazu and Atenas lifestyle
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Let’s compare Escazu and Atenas lifestyle

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes If you plan to move to the Central Valley, you want to know if...

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by Ivo Henfling
13 Tips for the Costa Rica Rainy Season

13 Tips for the Costa Rica Rainy Season

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Would you like to break an arm or a leg walking into a Costa...

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9 Tips to efficiently run a private real estate without any hassle

9 Tips to efficiently run private real estate without any hassle

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes If you’re an investor who wants to make money with private...

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Why Concrete Patio is the Best Choice for Homeowners

Why Concrete Patio is the Best Choice for Homeowners

Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes Do you know why a concrete patio is a perfect choice for...

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9 Habits that Help you Save Money

9 Habits that Help you Save Money

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Life has become extremely expensive, but there are ways to save...

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International Schools in Costa Rica

International Schools in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes If you’re moving to Costa Rica with your children, you...

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5 Crucial Keys to NOT be an Angry Seller

5 Crucial Keys to NOT be an Angry Seller

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Sometimes, a lovely person becomes an angry seller that...

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the highest life satisfaction in the world

Costa Ricans report the highest life satisfaction in the world

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Did you know that Costa Rica is a top scorer on the Happy Planet...

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Do property sellers accept almost half the asking price?

Do property sellers accept almost half the asking price?

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Information floating on the internet seems to give property...

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Costa Rica Home Buying Guide for Foreigners

Costa Rica Home Buying Guide for Foreigners

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes I decided to create a home buying guide so you can get the max...

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How Can Future Expats Go Native In Costa Rica?

How Can Future Expats Go Native In Costa Rica?

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Are you a future ex-pat ready to move to Costa Rica and do you...

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6 Super Tips That Unlock the Secret To Selling Your Home Online

6 Super Tips That Unlock the Secret To Selling Your Home Online

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Are you selling your home and listing it on a variety of real...

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The Best Types of Home Water Filters That Don't Require Plumbing

The Best Types of Home Water Filters That Don’t Require Plumbing

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Water filters are the go-to means for keeping a clean water...

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by Ivo Henfling
6 Passive Ideas to Stay Busy after Retirement in Costa Rica

6 Passive Ideas to Stay Busy after Retirement in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes We have come up with some passive ideas, so you can be busy...

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Why Costa Ricans have two last names instead of one

Why Costa Ricans have two last names instead of one

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Did you know that Costa Ricans have two last names? When...

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11 Free Apps for effortless living in Costa Rica

11 Free Apps that will make living in Costa Rica easier

Estimated Reading Time: 10 Minutes Looking for free apps you can use in Costa Rica? If you're a...

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Buying a house with bank financing and no money down

Is buying a house with bank financing and no money down possible?

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Can you possibly buy a house with bank or owner financing and no...

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5 Ways to Ensure a Fair Sales Price for Your Property

5 Ways to Ensure a Fair Sales Price for Your Property

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes One of the foremost concerns when selling your property is...

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Should I trust the home inspector I hire
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Should I trust the home inspector I hire when I buy a house in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes Can you trust the home inspector to do a good job when you buy...

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5 Common Realistic Listing Price Objections on Costa Rican property
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5 Common Realistic Listing Price Objections on Costa Rican property

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Property owners in Costa Rica are often not realistic about...

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Costa Rica homes are sold As Is

Homes are sold As-Is in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes Did you know that in Costa Rica homes are sold "As-Is"? In...

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Will you feel at home when you rent a home to retire instead of buying
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Will you feel at home as much when you rent instead of buying?

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Should you first rent instead of buying so you can feel at...

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by Ivo Henfling
How to dress and live without stress in Costa Rica

How to dress and live without stress in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Costa Ricans still dress quite conservatively in public,...

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Bring Furniture to Costa Rica or Buy New After Arrival

Bring Furniture to Costa Rica or Buy New After Arrival?

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes I often get the important question "do I bring furniture with me...

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by Ivo Henfling