This is a recurring question among expats. We are going to address this issue from two perspectives, from a business perspective and from an expat perspective.
Corporations have two primary purposes:
To amass capital from different investors or partners for the furtherance of common business
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
Unfortunately, I have seen and heard enough stories of people losing thousands, or millions of dollars because of bad real estate transactions. Sadly, more often than not, people look for legal advice when they already have gotten into a problem. It is rare for people