Category: REAL ESTATE UPDATES

How to Protect Your Assets Without Having a Corporation in Costa Rica

By Allan Garro – February 8, 2021 It has been a common practice for expatriates to buy real estate property and vehicles in Costa Rica and proceed by placing the title on a corporation created with the sole purpose of protecting …

To Do List – Costa Rica Property 2021

Courtesy Roger Peterson – CostaRicanLaw.com What do I need to do for 2021 ?  For those of you that own a Costa Rica company or property then add these items to your 2021 list: 1. Annual Company Tax.   Due by …

Land Segregation in Costa Rica: The New Conditions

November 25, 2020 After several months of heated discussions, a new set of regulations pertaining to land division in Costa Rica were introduced on September 14th. In order to understand the background of this situation, I will offer a …

Early wake-up call for tax form D-135

By Garland M. Baker Exclusive to A.M. Costa Rica This is an early wake-up call for all Ticos, expats, and anyone else with an inactive Costa Rican company. The equity tax form D-135 is due March 15. “Equity,” …

A Page Turns for Costa Rica Discovered

    HOLA EVERYONE FROM THE MOUNTAINS AND BEACHES OF PARADISE!    REMAX TRES AMIGOS, REMAX PRESTIGE OCEAN PROPERTIES, and REMAX OCEAN VILLAGE were founded by Michael Simons and Chris Simmons starting back in 2003 – 17 years ago. Seventeen years …

SUGEF – New rules from the banking authority regarding money transfers for property purchases

Who is SUGEF? The General Superintendency of Financial Entities (Superintendencia General de Entidades Financieras, SUGEF) of Costa Rica is the public entity overseeing the stability, resilience, and efficiency of the national financial system; and inspects and regulates the …

COSTA RICA PROPERTY MUNICIPAL VALUE REGISTRATION“Law 7509 Real Estate Tax Law”

From PSC Attorneys please check with your lawyer or property manager to ensure your registered property value is correct. Dear Clients and Friends PSC Attorneys wishes you all safe days during this worldwide pandemic due to the COVID-19. …

ATTENTION US CLIENTS – Diversification for your IRA and 401K – Property in Costa Rica

The Stock Market pundits have declared that we are officially in a “bear market”, with many Market indexes having lost more than 30% of their value in record time. We feel it is a good time to take …

Incredible Costa Rican Condo – Ya Gotta See This ONE!

Bay Point #2 ocean views from every room in this incredible condo! We have looked at a lot of condos over the past 13 years and few compare to this unit with it’s top notch quality at a …

Pacifico – Playas del Coco Guanacaste Costa Rica – It’s not Natural it’s Super Natural

PACIFICO LIFESTYLE CONDOS SURROUNDING THE LIFESTYLE POOL – PURA VIDA!  This 175-acre, master-planned community was developed by The Jack Parker Corporation, a renowned U.S developer of luxury hotels & upscale communities for over 70 years.  Our vision for Pacifico …