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Christopher Howard's Guide to Real Estate in Costa Rica

A primer for investing in Costa Rica’s real estate market

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Written by
Lindsay Whipp and Peter Krupa

Traditional Costa Rican Hacienda Style Home

Traditional Costa Rican Hacienda Style Home
Price:
$325,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
33
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/2
Location:
Matapalo, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Mountain View
Total Lot Size:
2,000.00 m² (21,527.74 sq ft)

Condo Lagos del Coyol: House For Sale in Coyol

Condo Lagos del Coyol: House For Sale in Coyol
Price:
$285,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
25
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
4/3
Location:
Coyol, Alajuela, Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Mountain View
Total Lot Size:
551.00 m² (5,930.89 sq ft)

Mountain House For Sale in Angeles

Mountain House For Sale in Angeles
Price:
$750,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
24
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Angeles, Los Ángeles, San Rafael, Heredia, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View, Greenbelt View, Wooded View, Garden View
Total Lot Size:
2,691.00 m² (28,965.57 sq ft)

Villa Rio Ruby Sky: Stunning Ocean View Modern Home

Villa Rio Ruby Sky: Stunning Ocean View Modern Home
Price:
$1,995,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
22
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
4/4
Location:
Playa Ostional, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Bay View, Beach View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Western View
Total Lot Size:
0.53 ha (1.31 acre)

Lot B-13: Near the Coast Home Construction Site For Sale in Playa Potrero

Lot B-13: Near the Coast Home Construction Site For Sale in Playa Potrero
Price:
$39,500
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
7
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
540.00 m² (5,812.49 sq ft)

House for Sale in Jose María Zeledón de Curridabat

House for Sale in Jose María Zeledón de Curridabat
Price:
$163,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
16
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
6/4
Location:
Curridabat, Curridabat, Curridabat, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Northern View
Total Lot Size:
177.60 m² (1,911.66 sq ft)

Lot B-14: The Perfect Spot To Build Your Dream Beach House!

Lot B-14: The Perfect Spot To Build Your Dream Beach House!
Price:
$37,500
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
7
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
540.00 m² (5,812.49 sq ft)

Commercial Property for Sale in Santa Ana

Commercial Property for Sale in Santa Ana
Price:
$450,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
19
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Santa Ana, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
1,116.00 m² (12,012.48 sq ft)

House For Sale in Piedades

House For Sale in Piedades
Price:
$520,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
38
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
5/5
Location:
Piedades, Piedades, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Suburban
View Type:
Mountain View, Southern View
Total Lot Size:
683.78 m² (7,360.12 sq ft)

Condominio Novaloft: Apartment For Sale in Santa Ana

Condominio Novaloft: Apartment For Sale in Santa Ana
Price:
$175,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
16
Property Type:
Apartment
Beds/Baths:
1/1
Location:
Santa Ana, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Mountain View
Total Lot Size:
77.00 m² (828.82 sq ft)

La perla 2-4: Luxury Ocean view condo in Tamarindo

La perla 2-4: Luxury Ocean view condo in Tamarindo
Price:
$483,500
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
31
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
199.00 m² (2,142.01 sq ft)

Ocean View Lot for Sale Playa San Miguel Guanacaste

Ocean View Lot for Sale Playa San Miguel Guanacaste
Price:
$275,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
7
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Nandayure, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Suburban
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
2.09 ha (5.16 acre)

Lot K9: Peaceful and Secluded Area for Building Your Dream Home!

Lot K9: Peaceful and Secluded Area for Building Your Dream Home!
Price:
$70,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
9
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View, Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
540.00 m² (5,812.49 sq ft)

Condominio Altivar: Condominium For Sale in La Trinidad

Condominio Altivar: Condominium For Sale in La Trinidad
Price:
$223,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
16
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
3/2
Location:
La Trinidad, Moravia, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
234.00 m² (2,518.75 sq ft)

Casa Linda in Almendros #30: Beautiful home in hacienda Pinilla

Casa Linda in Almendros #30: Beautiful home in hacienda Pinilla
Price:
$549,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
37
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Hacienda Pinilla, Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
2,083.00 m² (22,421.14 sq ft)

Dos Rios 26: Brand New Ocean View home in Gated community

Dos Rios 26: Brand New Ocean View home in Gated community
Price:
$625,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
32
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Flamingo, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
1,206.00 m² (12,981.22 sq ft)

Casa Royal: Brand new zen home in surfside Potrero

Casa Royal: Brand new zen home in surfside Potrero
Price:
$550,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
10
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/4
Location:
Surfside, Potrero, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
540.00 m² (5,812.49 sq ft)

Villa Nusa Indah: luxury Ocean view Home In Mar Vista

Villa Nusa Indah: luxury Ocean view Home In Mar Vista
Price:
$3,400,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
56
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
5/7
Location:
Flamingo, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
1.01 ha (2.50 acre)

Miramar 32: Brand new Ocean view home in gated community

Miramar 32: Brand new Ocean view home in gated community
Price:
$749,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
21
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Flamingo, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
0.50 ha (1.24 acre)

Matapalo 503: Profitable Ocean view condo in downtown

Matapalo 503: Profitable Ocean view condo in downtown
Price:
$549,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
30
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
2/2
Location:
Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
140.00 m² (1,506.94 sq ft)

House for Sale in Bosques de Lindora Santa Ana Condominium

House for Sale in Bosques de Lindora Santa Ana Condominium
Price:
$650,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
28
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
4/3
Location:
Santa Ana, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
789.00 m² (8,492.69 sq ft)

Matapalo 501: Ocean View Condo in downtown

Matapalo 501: Ocean View Condo in downtown
Price:
$699,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
26
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
194.79 m² (2,096.69 sq ft)

Developer's Dream Lot: Ocean View development lot in Flamingo

Developer's Dream Lot: Ocean View development lot in Flamingo
Price:
$995,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
13
Property Type:
Development Parcel
Location:
Flamingo, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
4,140.00 m² (44,562.41 sq ft)

Villa De los Sueños: Amazing Ocean View home

Villa De los Sueños: Amazing Ocean View home
Price:
$795,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
31
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
5/5
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
0.53 ha (1.31 acre)

House For Sale in San Rafael

House For Sale in San Rafael
Price:
$113,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
7
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
2/1
Location:
San Rafael, Heredia, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
158.00 m² (1,700.69 sq ft)