Costa Rica and the real estate market in 2016

2016 has been an interesting year in real estate. After two years of record highs in Costa Rica's real estate market, the start of this year was very quiet, like the calm after the storm. But as of July, inquiries at Osa Tropical Properties have tripled and sales are happening at record speed. As recent... Continue Reading →


Costa Rica’s Independence Day 2016

This year, Costa Rica is celebrating the 195th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence from Spain, which happened on the 15th of September 1821. Costa Rica was conquered by Spain in 1524 and became part of the Captaincy General (or Kingdom) of Guatemala.  All territories of the Kingdom of Guatemala declared independence from Spain on... Continue Reading →

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