Tag: RealEstate

Mar 09 2016

Lake Arenal: Huge Discount on 2BR 2BA Home Full of Antiques Plus Car-$150,000 USD

Property ID: Ref # 192 SOLD! Location: Nuevo Arenal, Lake Arenal Original price: $325,000 USD Sale price: $150,000 USD (due to a death in the family) Beds: 2 Baths: 2 Ft2: 1,800 Lot Acres: 1/3   Description: This is an exceptional situation where you not only gain a lovely home with views of Lake Arenal, Volcano Arenal and the Continental …

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Mar 04 2016

San Ramon: Casa for Sale in Empalme $150,000 USD

  Property ID: JM001 Asking Price: $150,000 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Home: 280 m2     Description: This is an amazing house with amazing views in El Empalme, west of the town of San Ramon. Brand new, custom design concrete construction, every room has ocean views. Split floor plan with bedroom & bath on each end of …

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Dec 15 2015

8 Reasons Why Your Property in Costa Rica Has Not Sold in 7 Years

by Ivo Henfling (This article originally appeared in The Tico Times Real Estate Section. Used with permission of the author.) A home-seller recently sent me an email saying, “Could you please list my property in Costa Rica? I need to sell and move on, but it’s been listed for seven years now.” In some countries and …

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Dec 04 2015

Lake Arenal: Sweet 3 BR 2 BA Home with Lake View-REDUCED to $85,000

Listing ID# RS1500442 Location: San Luis, Tilarán, Guanacaste, Costa Rica Listing Type: Residential Sale Bed/Baths: 3/2 Location Type: Countryside View Type: Lake View Total Lot Size: 300.19 m² (3,231.21 sq ft) REDUCED to $85,000 Description: Owner took great strides to provide a North American standard home that is practical, easy to maintain and situated in a quiet location with …

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Dec 02 2015

San Ramon: Brand New Cozy 3 BR 2BA House $90,000

Property ID: SF1405 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Home: 95 m2 Lot Size: 3500 m2 Year Built: 2015 Description: Perfect 3 bedroom, 2 bath house with everything you need and nothing you don’t. This new house for sale or rent in San Ramon Costa Rica is just right for folks who want to be a little away from it …

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Dec 02 2015

San Ramon: Small Casita with Additional Building Site-REDUCED to $85,000

Property ID: LA1215 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Home: 800 sq ft Lot Size:  7000 sq mt Year Built: 2006 Description: This wonderful piece of property is down in a little area of its own with very few neighbors to speak of, despite being in a desirable neighborhood with private roads and only one entry/exit. Choose to live in the …

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Dec 02 2015

San Ramon: Quiet Renovated 3 BR House in Central San Ramon: $90,000

San Ramon Real Estate

Property ID: SR8134 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Garage This small craftsman’s house is well built with beautiful lines, a wall of natural light, and architectural details that are unusual for many homes in Costa Rica.  Made almost entirely of beautiful local hardwoods on the inside, the home is divided into 2 1/2 floors. The house is …

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Feb 16 2015

Jaco Beach Area: Cute Turnkey 2-Story in Playa Hermosa-$149,000

Listing ID# 900131010-28 Price:$149,000 Total Rooms: 5 # Bedrooms: 2 # Bathrooms: 1 Total SqM:  110       Description: Nice 2 story home in the much desired Opera Salvaje community in Playa Hermosa, near Jaco Beach. Just 10 minutes from Jaco, all restaurants, clinics and activities, yet in one of the safest and more secure …

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Dec 14 2014

Why We Are Leaving Costa Rica, by Janet Bradshaw

By Janet Bradshaw The Decision In August of 2012, I wrote the article “Why We Chose Nuevo Arenal” for the Retire for Less in Costa Rica Newsletter. After retiring from my work as a civil engineer in Canada in 2009, my husband, Scott, and I spent our first 3 years in Costa Rica renting and, …

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May 07 2014

Finca La Puebla near San Isidro de El General

In our April 17th newsletter, we wrote about the sudden deaths of two expat husbands which shook up not only their wives and loved ones, but also our expat community. One of those deaths was Frank Thompson, who passed away suddenly in his sleep early on March 10, 2014. Frank was also the owner, for …

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