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When the seller backs out of the property sale?

When the seller backs out of the property sale?

It’s time to tell you what can happen when a seller backs out of the property sale. In another...

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by Ivo Henfling
What is hasta el copete in Costa Rica?

What is hasta el copete in Costa Rica?

When you are totally over your head in work, you can say “estoy hasta el copete de trabajo”....

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The cost of groceries Costa Rica vs USA 2019

The cost of groceries Costa Rica vs USA 2019

In this blog, you’ll find the comparison of the cost of groceries Costa Rica versus the cost of...

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Reflections of a home invasion victim 

Reflections of a home invasion victim 

Home invasion.  We were victims of a professional, well-planned home invasion. It is...

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6 Reasons why 5 bedroom homes are impossible to sell

6 Reasons why 5 bedroom homes are impossible to sell

Lately, we have been receiving quite a few requests to sell 5 bedroom homes. The problem is,...

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Cheap Central Valley homes under $175,000

Cheap Central Valley homes under $175,000

Are you looking for cheap Central Valley homes? Then you have arrived at the right place: GoDutch...

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7 Expenses that lower profits on Rental Investment Property in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Are you planning to invest in a rental investment property...

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Everything about sales tax on real estate sales and rentals

Everything about sales tax on real estate sales and rentals

Do real estate agents have to charge sales tax on real estate rentals and sales in Costa Rica? Do...

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by Ivo Henfling
What Means No Me Toquen El Pito in Costa Rica

What Means No Me Toquen El Pito in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 3 Minutes If you say no me toquen el pito in Costa Rica, make sure...

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Is it time for a price reduction on your property?

Is it time for a price reduction on your property?

If your property in Costa Rica has been on the market for 3 months or more, it’s probably time...

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View home listings by other realtors

View home listings by other realtors

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Jim asked about how realtors work in CR. Do real estate...

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25 Things That Are Different in Costa Rica

25 Things That Are Different in Costa Rica

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Let me show how different things can be in Costa Rica. I am...

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How to recognize the different police forces in Costa Rica

How to recognize the different police forces in Costa Rica

policemenTheWhen you move to Costa Rica, you should know how to recognize the different police...

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What is qué vaina in Costa Rica?

What is qué vaina in Costa Rica?

Estimated Reading Time: 3 Minutes Qué vaina is one of those expressions your landlord might...

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by Ivo Henfling
What is Digital Signature for corporations and why is it needed?

What is Digital Signature for corporations and why is it needed?

Firma Digital is a digital signature, which is used for making or signing an electronic document...

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Do you need a Visa or Residency to live in Costa Rica?

Do you need a Visa or Residency to live in Costa Rica?

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes North Americans and Canadians do not need a visa or...

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Is an unfinished house difficult to sell in Costa Rica?

Is an unfinished house difficult to sell in Costa Rica?

Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes An unfinished house in Costa Rica is as difficult to sell as...

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11 Important Expat recommendations and experiences

11 Important Expat recommendations and experiences

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Can you learn from other expat recommendations and their...

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8 Dumb responses from homeowners on why they are selling

8 Dumb responses from homeowners on why they are selling

I have decided to give sellers 8 dumb responses from homeowners they should NOT use if they’re...

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Why Bill does not consider Costa Rica for retirement
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Why Bill does not consider Costa Rica for retirement

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Bill, a subscriber on Ivo’s blog, does not consider Costa...

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Can the buyer back out of the property purchase?

Can the buyer back out of the property purchase?

Estimated Reading Time: 7 Minutes Are you afraid the buyer can back out of the property...

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Are bathrooms in Costa Rica different?

Are bathrooms in Costa Rica different?

Estimated Reading Time: 5 Minutes Are bathrooms in Costa Rica different than they are in your...

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Best Indian food in Costa Rica Taste of India506

Best Indian food in Costa Rica Taste of India506

Looking for the best Indian food in Costa Rica? Then read on. Taste of India506 is an incredibly...

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Pull a cake - Jalarse una torta

Pull a cake – Jalarse una torta

Have you ever tried to pull yourself a cake or jalarse torta? That doesn’t make a lot of...

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