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Is a Condo Inspection just like a Home Inspection

Is a Condo Inspection just like a Home Inspection?

Estimated Reading Time: 6 Minutes Are you buying a condo in Costa Rica and you don’t know how a condo inspection should work? Obviously, buying a condo is different from buying a single-family dwelling for many reasons.  In Costa Rica, real estate is sold “as is”. Therefore, a home inspection is nothing more than a […]

Escazu condo home inspection gone wrong

A unique Escazu condo home inspection

Should the common areas of condominiums and gated communities be inspected? This story about an Escazu condo home inspection is a perfect example so you can learn the answer to this question. In Costa Rica, real estate developers build more and more condos and homes in gated communities. You probably will want to know how this […]

Tico construction is very different from US built homes

Tico construction is very different from US built homes

Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes Costa Rica Home Inspector Tom Rosenberger (RIP) loved to joke about the way Costa Ricans build their homes. In Tico construction, builders sometimes forget about logic. Or at least what is logical to us foreigners. Tom gave us some insight into a different mindset by giving us 16 sarcastic cost-cutting […]