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Dominical – the land of waterfall property in Costa Rica

Dominical – the land of waterfall property in Costa Rica

Did you know that you can buy a waterfall property in Costa Rica? The amazing news is that you can...

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by Ivo Henfling
November 2017 Update Corporation tax and form D140

November 2017 Update Corporation tax and form D140

Great news: we have a November 2017 update Corporation tax. Thankfully the tax authorities are...

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by Ivo Henfling
Double accounting customary on investment property in Costa Rica

Double accounting customary on investment property in Costa Rica

Many businesses and investment property in Costa Rica have a double accounting system. One is for...

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by Ivo Henfling
Real Estate FAQ | What is an earnest money deposit good for?

Real Estate FAQ | What is an earnest money deposit good for?

What is an earnest money deposit good for is a frequently asked question in Costa Rica real...

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by Ivo Henfling
Are Gringo prices for Costa Rica property a myth?

Are Gringo prices for Costa Rica property a myth?

Is having to pay Gringo prices for Costa Rica property a myth or are they real? Often, foreign...

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by Ivo Henfling
Virtual Staging - How to show a luxury home everyone will want

Virtual Staging – How to show a luxury home everyone will want

Trying to sell an empty luxury home? Virtual staging is your solution! Now you can show a luxury...

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by Ivo Henfling
Real Estate FAQ | Is the property seller motivated?

Real Estate FAQ | Is the property seller motivated?

Is the property seller motivated is a frequently asked question in Costa Rica real estate. A...

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by Ivo Henfling
How to fill out Form D-140 for inactive corporations
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How to fill out Form D-140 for inactive corporations

Last week’s article about the requirement for inactive corporations to file Form D-140 has...

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by Ivo Henfling
Requirement Corporation filing Form D-140 is mandatory

Requirement Corporation filing Form D-140 is mandatory

Now, a Costa Rican corporation filing is also required, if your corporation is inactive. Just...

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by Ivo Henfling
Corporation Tax 2017 payments can be made now

Corporation Tax 2017 payments can be made now

The corporation tax 2017 payments can be made now. If you own a corporation in Costa Rica, you have...

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by Ivo Henfling
11 Things Sellers Do That Drive Realtors Absolutely Insane

11 Things Sellers Do That Drive Realtors Absolutely Insane

Usually, it is not so difficult to drive realtors absolutely insane; it just takes a little effort....

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by Ivo Henfling
Real Estate FAQ | How long to sell a home in Costa Rica

Real Estate FAQ | How long to sell a home in Costa Rica

How long to sell a home in Costa Rica is a frequently asked question in Costa Rica real estate. The...

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by Ivo Henfling
How to rent an outdated home that nobody wants anymore

How to rent an outdated home that nobody wants anymore

Do you own and have you been trying to rent an outdated home in Costa Rica and it's been empty for...

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by Ivo Henfling
Does rent to own in Costa Rica exist?

Does rent to own in Costa Rica exist?

“Can I rent to own in Costa Rica” is a question we get quite often. Some potential buyers, who...

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by Ivo Henfling
I did not receive my title documents at closing

I did not receive my title documents at closing

A reader who did not receive title documents at closing is now unsure about the title of her...

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by Ivo Henfling
Do pocket listings in Costa Rica real estate exist?

Do pocket listings in Costa Rica real estate exist?

Pocket listings are not very common in Costa Rica, but seasoned real estate agents do have...

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by Ivo Henfling
Can you sell a home in Costa Rica in seconds?

Can you sell a home in Costa Rica in seconds?

Would you believe a real estate company telling you that they can sell a home in Costa Rica in...

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by Ivo Henfling
How to do a title search by property number

How to do a title search by property number

You want to do a title search by property number of your Costa Rica real estate. You want to make...

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by Ivo Henfling
Money laundering and buying property in Costa Rica

Money laundering and buying property in Costa Rica

Why do money laundering and buying property in Costa Rica often go hand in hand? Should you be...

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by Ivo Henfling
.A small car accident – only in Costa Rica

A small car accident – only in Costa Rica

I had this very strange small car accident and I’d like you to tell about it. Collisions...

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by Barry Ashworth
How will Liberia property be influenced by new adventure park?

How will Liberia property be influenced by new adventure park?

With news coming earlier this year that Discovery Communications Inc. plans to build a $1 billion...

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Is buying a Boutique Hotel on the Caribbean coast easy?

Is buying a Boutique Hotel on the Caribbean coast easy?

The purchase of a Boutique Hotel on the Caribbean coast can be easy if you know what you’re...

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by Ivo Henfling
Is buying in Eco-community or Agrihood in Costa Rica possible?

Is buying in Eco-community or Agrihood in Costa Rica possible?

There is more than just one eco-community in Costa Rica, who could have guessed? In 2016, the Happy...

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by Ivo Henfling
9 Reasons why buying preconstruction in Costa Rica can be a bad idea

9 Reasons why buying preconstruction in Costa Rica can be a bad idea

Did you know buying preconstruction in Costa Rica is quite a bit different than it is elsewhere?...

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by Ivo Henfling