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When purchasing a property you want to make sure you are not buying into a problem. Sadly, there are enough stories out there about bad real estate deals. Most of the time people act with lack of knowledge. A significant challenge in Costa Rica is that there is no mandatory

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The ABC on Capital deriving from Real Estate
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Pursuant to a tax reform introduced by Law No. 9635 (the Law for Strengthening Public Finances) on Law No. 7092 (Income Tax Act) on December, 2018, the Capital Income Tax was introduced to the Costa Rican tax system. In light of that, and according to the aforementioned law, there are three basic

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We all want to have the property of our dreams: Excellent location, with comfort, quality and at a good price. We strive to take care of it, prune the garden, clean it and keep the roof in good condition, among other things; however, those are not the only tasks that

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4th Version Of The General Guidelines For Condominiums Due To Health Alert Triggered By Coronavirus (Covid-19)
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On April 7th, 2020, the Ministry of Health published the latest version of these guidelines applicable to commercial and residential condominiums, as part of the preventative measures and mitigative actions issued following the COVID-19 alert. As mentioned in our previously published communication regarding these guidelines, they will be reviewed periodically, and

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RENTALS MORATORIUM PROPOSAL
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Last April 7th, Irene Campos, the Housing Minister submitted a bill for the consideration and discussion of the senators. This bill proposes three types of rent moratoriums (commercial and residential), as a measure to aid those who have lost or had their income reduced due to the COVID-19 sanitary crisis.

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General guidelines for Condominiums due to health alert by Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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On March 22nd, 2020, the Department of Health published the latest version of these guidelines applicable to commercial and residential condominiums, as part of the preventive and mitigation actions dictated for addressing the alert by COVID-19. These guidelines will be reviewed periodically, and the latest version will be published in the

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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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Purchasing a property is an investment. Nobody decides to buy a piece of property with the expectation to lose money.  Just like any other investment, you need to do some due diligence to determine that it will be a sound investment which includes avoiding risk. A due diligence helps you to

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