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The current technological revolution includes mobile applications for all kinds of services, from buying food and objects which you receive at your door, a ride around town and even non-traditional renting. In Costa Rica the latter type of service had not been regulated until the middle of the month of

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Have you ever thought about creating a will in Costa Rica? If you have children or properties in Costa Rica, a will is the best way to guarantee that your assets and children can be fully protected when you have passed. While this is true, many people do not like

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GovernmentPropertyReal Estate

Costa Rica is a country rich in biodiversity: forests, beaches, mangroves, and wildlife are among the many natural resources protected by the state through solid environmental legislation. The extensive coastal zone includes two oceans and extends throughout the country. The Law on Maritime Zone No. 6043 establishes guidelines the protection

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PropertyReal Estate

The Costa Rican real estate industry is growing slowly due to the economic slowdown that our country is currently going through. However, there still are plenty of real estate projects being developed in urban and rural areas and, of course, they come with a lot of benefits and amenities which

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Landlord/TenantPropertyReal Estate

If you are the owner of a property in Costa Rica and offer it for rent, you should know that Law No. 9635 (the Law for Strengthening Public Finances) introduced new obligations that you must comply with. Leases in Costa Rica are governed by Law No. 7527 (Urban and Suburban

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CondominiumPropertyReal Estate

The Condominium Property Law was born at a time when real estate developments were simpler: often a simple conversion of a building with a few residential apartments translated in the birth of a condo. Much things have changed since then. The market is much more demanding nowadays, people changing needs

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BusinessCorporationsPropertyReal EstateTaxes

As part of our desire to provide the best and most reliable service to our clients we put together the following information of upcoming requirements for Costa Rican corporations. We wanted to share with our readers, in hopes it could be of use.  As always, if you have any questions

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PropertyReal EstateTaxes

We have to engage with Real Estate agents in our regular course of business, and every time we meet a new real estate agent we discuss the nuances of real estate transactions and laws in Costa Rica. Sometimes they are receptive about our opinion, most of the time they are

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