Everyday we receive inquiries from clients looking to rent homes in Atenas be it for long term or vacation rentals. Over the past two years our demand for quality rental properties has increased 10 fold, creating a shortage of inventory in our small town.
The purchase of my first home in Costa Rica, a life long dream, almost ended as quickly as it began, as a nightmare not a dream. I had been referred to and then hired one of the best attorneys in Costa Rica. He had years of experience, was from a well known family and had an impeccable reputation.
When investing in Costa Rica’s real estate market, one can profit in virtually all areas of this vibrant market, but it is always better to create a value added strategy than to rely solely on appreciation to grow your capital. Building a quality spec home on a desirable, premium building lot is great, secure way to begin investing in Costa Rica with a value added strategy.
When I was growing up, the world seemed so large. As a child lying in the bed of my fathers pickup truck, watching the clouds drift by, I would often day dream about distant lands and places like London, Hong Kong and Paris. How would it be to visit and live in such exotic destinations?
Making Christmas Tamales in Atenas, Costa Rica
The holiday season in Costa Rica brings with it many traditions. One of the biggest is TAMALES. Tamales are a tradition that has been around for years, and is handed down from generation to generation. One of the nice parts of tamales (apart from eating them) is that it's a family afaire.
Costa Rica Realtors Chamber
Tours in Costa Rica
Pure Life Development of Atenas is a full service tour company. We feature full vacation packages and day trips for the family. Our tour director Nelson Conejo is very experienced and provides a personal service and attention to detail second to none in Costa Rica. Please write Nelson or give him a call to arrange your next Costa Rican vacation at (506)2446-0447 or
Retirement Living in Atenas
Interview with Pure Life Development co-founder and certified realtor Dennis Easters, about Costa Rica ranked by AARP as "one of the best places to retire abroad".