• Guide to Real Estate in Costa Rica
  • Costa Rica is a booming tourist and relocation destination...
    Costa Rica is a booming tourist and relocation destination...
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  • Private property in Costa Rica is inviolable and guaranteed by the constitution.
    Private property in Costa Rica is inviolable and guaranteed by the constitution.

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Real Estate review "This could be the  most comprehensive guide to buying real estate in Costa Rica and, indeed, in  any Latin American country." -- Peronet Despeignes,  former economics  correspondent, Fortune Magazine

real estate review “You don't have to be enlightened to see how much work  and wisdom has gone into this book. Mr. Howard could be the Buddha of Costa  Rica real estate, separating reality from myth." -- Perry  Garfinkel, longtime New York Times contributor, author of "Buddha or Bust".

 

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article thumbnailBy Adam Williams - Tico Times Staff If you have any questions about buying, renting or building property in Costa Rica, Christopher Howard’s “Guide to Real Estate in Costa Rica” may help. The...

Christopher Howard

Christopher HowardChristopher Howard is Costa Rica’s most read authority and is a Costa Rican citizen. He has lived in Costa Rica for almost 30 years and is considered by many to be a pioneer and innovator in Central America.  During the time he has lived there he has written more than 10 books on living and retiring in several  of the countries in the region including  the bestselling New Golden Door to Retirement and Living in Costa Rica and the Guide to Costa Rican Spanish.  It is not surprising that he has first-hand knowledge and insight into all aspects of Costa Rica’s culture, economy, language and its people. Because of his expertise, he is a frequent lecturer at investment and retirement seminars,  has worked as a paid consultant for National Geographic and been interviewed on the NBC Today Show and News Week Magazine.

Benjamin Franklin Award Candidate for the prestigious Benjamin Franklin Award for excellence in both editorial and design, is regarded as one of the highest national honors in small and independent publishing. Prestige as a publisher is one of the many benefits of winning thisdistinguished award.

 

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