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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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Condominio Montezuma: Home Construction Site For Sale in Puente de Piedra

Condominio Montezuma: Home Construction Site For Sale in Puente de Piedra
Price:
$60,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
15
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Puente de Piedra, Grecia, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Mountain View, Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
362.00 m² (3,896.52 sq ft)

Mountain Home Construction Site For Sale in San José de la Montaña

Mountain Home Construction Site For Sale in San José de la Montaña
Price:
$135,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
21
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
San José de la Montaña, Barva, Heredia, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Greenbelt View, Mountain View, Wooded View
Total Lot Size:
0.70 ha (1.73 acre)

Villagio Flor del Pacifico: Villagio Flor del Pacifico #3-351, best gated community house in Potrero beach

Villagio Flor del Pacifico: Villagio Flor del Pacifico #3-351, best gated community house in Potrero beach
Price:
$159,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
17
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
2/2
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
City View, Garden View
Total Lot Size:
98.44 m² (1,059.60 sq ft)

Near the Coast and Mountain Agricultural Land For Sale in San Jeronimo

Near the Coast and Mountain Agricultural Land For Sale in San Jeronimo
Price:
$1,431,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
35
Property Type:
Agricultural Land
Location:
San Jeronimo, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity, Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View, Greenbelt View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
9.54 ha (23.57 acre)

Near the Coast Agricultural Land For Sale in San Jeronimo

Near the Coast Agricultural Land For Sale in San Jeronimo
Price:
$2,767,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
40
Property Type:
Agricultural Land
Location:
San Jeronimo, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity, Suburban
View Type:
Mountain View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
11.07 ha (27.35 acre)

LOT LAND WITH HOUSE AND POOL IN BELLO HORIZONTE.

LOT LAND WITH HOUSE AND POOL IN BELLO HORIZONTE.
Price:
$1,100,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
13
Property Type:
Other
Location:
Escazú, Escazú, Escazú, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
0.60 ha (1.48 acre)

Terraza del Sol: Ocean View home under $350.000 !!

Terraza del Sol: Ocean View home under $350.000 !!
Price:
$349,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
24
Property Type:
Townhouse
Beds/Baths:
3/2
Location:
Tempate, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Beach View, Mountain View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
215.00 m² (2,314.23 sq ft)

Penón Lots: Build Commercial or Residential Blocks to the Beach

Penón Lots: Build Commercial or Residential Blocks to the Beach
Price:
$299,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
9
Property Type:
Build Commercial or Residential
Location:
Playa Ocotal, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View, Mountain View, Western View
Total Lot Size:
3,950.56 m² (42,523.30 sq ft)

Mountain Property For Sale in Centro de Coronado

Mountain Property For Sale in Centro de Coronado
Price:
$316,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
1
Property Type:
Other
Location:
Centro de Coronado, Vázquez de Coronado, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
512.00 m² (5,511.10 sq ft)

Ocean View Lot in Gated Community with Views of new Flamingo Marina!

Ocean View Lot in Gated Community with Views of new Flamingo Marina!
Price:
$139,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
7
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Playa Flamingo, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View, Greenbelt View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Wooded View
Total Lot Size:
730.00 m² (7,857.62 sq ft)

Enchanting Home with Epic Ocean Views and Extra Building Pad - 2 Acres

Enchanting Home with Epic Ocean Views and Extra Building Pad - 2 Acres
Price:
$799,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
55
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
4/3
Location:
Escaleras, Bahía Ballena, Osa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
0.83 ha (2.05 acre)

ATTENTION INVESTORS !!: Stunning beachfront lot for sale in Cobano, Puntarenas, located in a high-demand area!

ATTENTION INVESTORS !!: Stunning beachfront lot for sale in Cobano, Puntarenas, located in a high-demand area!
Price:
$1,000,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
6
Property Type:
Development Parcel
Location:
Cóbano, Cóbano, Puntarenas, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity, Oceanfront, Other
View Type:
Beach View, Ocean View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
6.12 ha (15.12 acre)

Large flat 8,912 sq ft lot for sale in Santa Ana

Large flat 8,912 sq ft lot for sale in Santa Ana
Price:
$299,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
6
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Alto de las Palomas, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View
Total Lot Size:
828.00 m² (8,912.48 sq ft)

Catalina Cove Lot 49 - Gorgeous Treed Lot, 1.24 acres, Walkale to the Beach in Gated Community!

Catalina Cove Lot 49 - Gorgeous Treed Lot, 1.24 acres, Walkale to the Beach in Gated Community!
Price:
$109,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
9
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View, Greenbelt View, Wooded View
Total Lot Size:
0.50 ha (1.24 acre)

Altos Los Robles Lot 37: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles

Altos Los Robles Lot 37: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles
Price:
$95,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
9
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Sardinal, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain, Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Bay View, Beach View, Garden View, Greenbelt View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
1,027.00 m² (11,054.49 sq ft)

Altamonte, Beautiful Opportunity

Altamonte, Beautiful Opportunity
Price:
$425,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
15
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
4/3
Location:
Granadilla, Granadilla, Curridabat, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
531.00 m² (5,715.61 sq ft)

Flamingo Marina Resort 205: Beautiful 1 Bed, 2 Bath Oceanfront Condo for Sale in Flamingo!

Flamingo Marina Resort 205: Beautiful 1 Bed, 2 Bath Oceanfront Condo for Sale in Flamingo!
Price:
$214,900
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
20
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
1/2
Location:
Playa Flamingo, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity, Oceanfront
View Type:
Beach View, Ocean View
Total Lot Size:
4,784.35 m² (51,498.11 sq ft)

Beautiful 4500 sq ft home on 3.5 acres, gated community, expansive ocean, valley, and jungle views!

Beautiful 4500 sq ft home on 3.5 acres, gated community, expansive ocean, valley, and jungle views!
Price:
$949,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
45
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/3
Location:
Platanillo de Dominical, Barú, Pérez Zeledón, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain
View Type:
Mountain View, Ocean View, Valley View, Wooded View
Total Lot Size:
1.41 ha (3.48 acre)

Casa del Sol 25: Stylish 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom Walk-to-Beach Condo!

Casa del Sol 25: Stylish 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom Walk-to-Beach Condo!
Price:
$279,900
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
36
Property Type:
Condominium
Beds/Baths:
2/2
Location:
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Garden View
Total Lot Size:
100.92 m² (1,086.29 sq ft)

Altos Los Robles Lot 64: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles

Altos Los Robles Lot 64: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles
Price:
$200,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
9
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Sardinal, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain, Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Bay View, Beach View, Garden View, Greenbelt View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
649.00 m² (6,985.75 sq ft)

Altos Los Robles Lot 19: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles

Altos Los Robles Lot 19: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles
Price:
$75,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
8
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Sardinal, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain, Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Bay View, Garden View, Greenbelt View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
962.00 m² (10,354.84 sq ft)

Gorgeous 4 Bedroom house for sale in Sabana Sur, San Jose

Gorgeous 4 Bedroom house for sale in Sabana Sur, San Jose
Price:
$400,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
25
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
4/4
Location:
Mata Redonda, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Greenbelt View
Total Lot Size:
395.00 m² (4,251.73 sq ft)

San Francisco de Heredia House for Sale

San Francisco de Heredia House for Sale
Price:
$160,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
14
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
3/2
Location:
San Francisco, San Francisco, Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
City View
Total Lot Size:
181.00 m² (1,948.26 sq ft)

Altos Los Robles Lot 3: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles

Altos Los Robles Lot 3: Pick Your View at Altos Los Robles
Price:
$140,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Land Listing
Images:
8
Property Type:
Home Construction Site
Location:
Sardinal, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Mountain, Ocean-Vicinity
View Type:
Bay View, Beach View, Garden View, Greenbelt View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Valley View
Total Lot Size:
843.00 m² (9,073.94 sq ft)

Luxury 2-story 6-bedroom House for sale in exclusive community in Santa Ana

Luxury 2-story 6-bedroom House for sale in exclusive community in Santa Ana
Price:
$1,395,000
Status:
Active
Listing Type:
Residential Sale
Images:
30
Property Type:
House
Beds/Baths:
6/6
Location:
Santa Ana, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Location Type:
Urban
View Type:
Greenbelt View, Southern View
Total Lot Size:
736.00 m² (7,922.21 sq ft)