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Ivo Henfling, a Dutch expat who has lived in Costa Rica since 1980, founded the American-European Real Estate Group back in 1999 which was the first functioning MLS with affiliate agents from coast to coast. Ivo Henfling can be reached at (506) 2289-5125 / 8834-4515 or at ivo@american-european.net

Should we self-manage our condominium in Costa Rica or hire an administrator?

QCOSTARICA - Neighbors don’t necessarily agree with each other all the time, which should not really be a...

Mal Pais and Santa Teresa are booming beaches in Costa Rica

I went surfing. In my case, that means looking how kids grab their surfboards, run into the ocean...

Does same-sex marriage affect Costa Rica property ownership?

QCOSTARICA | Can a same-sex marriage and same-sex couples own Costa Rica property together? How will it affect...

11 Aspects you need to know before renovating an old house in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Don’t you just hate living in a condominium or a gated community in Costa Rica? Live...

Why is m2 value indicator wrong on Costa Rica real estate websites?

QCOSTARICA REAL ESTATE - When you are ready to put your Costa Rica real estate up for sale,...

10 Life changing facts when you marry a Costa Rican

QCOSTARICA BLOGS - Of course you want to find out about the 10 life changing facts or think...

Should I Stay Or Leave Costa Rica For A Lower Cost of Living?

QCOSTARICA by Ivo Henfling - Many of you know that the cost of living in Costa Rica has...

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Costa Rica’s Election: It Wasn’t the Economy, Stupid!

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(Reuters) - The Canadian government plans to open free trade talks with the four-nation Mercosur trading bloc in South America, an official said on...

OIJ Raids Cosevi Central Offices

The Consejo de Seguridad Vial (Cosevi) - road safety council - offices in La Uruca was raided this Monday morning, as investigators delve into...

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(IPS) - Nicaragua’s “containment wall”, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its...

Latin America Focuses on Attacking Pockets of Rural Poverty

(IPS) - Identifying territories where rural poverty is most entrenched in Latin America and the Caribbean to apply new tools and innovative policies to...

Better Safe Than Sorry: Travel Tips

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Tigo To Invest US$30 Million This Year

Tigo (Millicom) is set to invest US$30 million in Costa Rica this year to substantially expand coverage, double broadband speed and bring DTT to...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

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American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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TODAY NICARAGUA NEWS - Although 53% of the population approves the construction of the canal, 55% know "little or nothing" of the mega project,...

Playa Samara, Costa Rica

Sámara, #CostaRica, from Instagram account www.instagram.com/costaricatraveler/ Photo/Foto Andrés Madrigal

Construction Of New Costa Rica – Panama Bridge To Begin In June

QCOSTARICA - The construction of a new Costa Rica - Panama bridge over the Sixaola river, is expected to start in June, announced Panama's...

“Off-Grid” Couple Turn To The Internet To Fund Their Move To Costa Rica

An "off-grid" British couple is using crowdfunding to raise £100,000 (around US$132,000) to help make their dream come true of moving to Costa Rica...