If buying a house in Costa Rica, get roof inspected — and maintain it

The lack of rain recently has reminded me to accelerate my summer projects of exterior maintenance issues. Costa Rica is located between 9 and 12 degrees from the equator, and exterior building products deteriorate from exposure to intense ultraviolet radiation and the subsequent water infiltration that occurs in cracks and where contraction and expansion of … More If buying a house in Costa Rica, get roof inspected — and maintain it

Construction and Housing Expo will offer homes to the public

Real estate developers and other trade professionals will be offering housing to the public for as little as $45,000 to as much as $1 million at the 2016 Construction and Housing Expo, which begins Wednesday in Belén. If you’re interested in purchasing housing, the Costa Rican Chamber of Construction recommends that you follow these guidelines … More Construction and Housing Expo will offer homes to the public