With over 18 years of Real Estate experience in Costa Rica I have intimate knowledge of all aspects regarding property, home and land acquisitions. Allow me to utilize my experience to guide you and get all the Facts on the table so you can make an informed decision before you buy.
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Eric was instrumental in making our real estate transaction in Costa Rica as smooth as possible. His innate knowledge of Costa Rica’s laws and culture made our experience a very positive one. I would highly recommend him to anyone if they are thinking about buying a home or real estate in Costa Rica.
Dr. Nicholas Spaccarelli Purchased on the Osa Peninsula
Eric and I have worked together on land deals, both as a buyer and a seller. He is very thorough, and understands the intricacies of Costa Rican real estate law as well as local custom. I would not hesitate to work with him again if the situation arises.
Steve JurriesPurchased on the Osa Peninsula
We’ve purchased multiple properties with Eric Rubin’s help and highly recommend his services. He’s honest, hardworking, resourceful and kind, and goes above and beyond to help. Before, during and after, he goes out of his way to facilitate solutions to different circumstances. We appreciate all his help and you will too!
Jesse and Alex Brenes Purchased on the Osa Peninsula
“There are many questions and concerns about purchasing real estate in another country. This can be a very stressful process. Eric’s responsiveness, patience, and knowledge to answer ALL of the questions and clearly explain the details, was outstanding. Without Eric’s hard work and complete follow through at every step we likely wouldn’t have had the confidence to move forward. Eric Rubin is a real professional that I would definitely recommend to anyone looking to buy or sell a home or property in Costa Rica.”
Types of Real Estate in Costa Rica-If you are thinking of buying real estate in Costa Rica, then it is important that you understand the real facts about property types and zoning.
Tax Reform in Costa Rica-Let’s breakdown the specific provisions of the tax reform law so that you can determine how the changes will impact your life in Costa Rica.
FAQ’s-Buying real estate in Costa Rica: your FAQ's answered. Read this before you buy a home here
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