Those of us who have pets can’t imagine living without them. So, one of the most common questions asked by people looking to buy real estate here is this: Can I bring my dogs and cats to Costa Rica? The answer is simple: Yes, you can. Fido and Fluffy are welcome. And it is really […]
Along with one of the top-rated public health systems in Latin America, and a standard of public health care rated just above that of the USA, Costa Rica has several excellent private hospitals and clinics that are accessible to everyone – citizen, resident, and those simply coming for medical tourism. Almost all the private facilities […]
Wherever there is a golf course in Costa Rica, there is a community of avid golfers living close by! San José boasts two of the country’s most popular 18-hole courses: the long-established course at the Cariari Country Club on the way to the airport, and the newer Valle del Sol club in the south-east suburb […]
About 25 years ago, when my wife and I first seriously contemplated leaving Ottawa, Canada and settling permanently abroad with our then five-year-old son, we drew up a list of requirements. Among them, in no exact order, were:
Anyone can buy a home or any other type of property in Costa Rica. You will be surprised at how much real estate there is for sale here. But you have to get it right; otherwise, you could be in for a lot of trouble, or incur big extra expenditures.