Krain Resource Center

The Buying Process

Many of our clients have questions regarding how to buy property in Costa Rica and the legal process associated with the purchase of property in Costa Rica. This article is intended to give you a general overview of that process.

Obtaining Residency in Costa Rica

Many of our clients inquire about the legal process associated with obtaining residency in Costa Rica. This article is designed to give KRAIN’s clients an overview of the basic types of residency, along with their respective requirements.

KRAIN Buyer Representation

Who is KRAIN Costa Rica? KRAIN Costa Rica was founded by a highly successful United States real estate broker and a top 40 Under 40 real estate attorney who perceived a need for responsibility and professionalism in the Costa Rica real estate market. Our professionalism, knowledge, and high quality of service is the cornerstone of our unprecedented success and is our continued promise to you. As your helpful guide throughout every step of a real estate transaction, we pride ourselves on our focus on your personal attention and complete satisfaction. Our experienced team works together to ensure that you always receive the excellent service you expect and deserve. Please see our .pdf flyer below to see how KRAIN can benefit you in the buying process.

Relocation: Things to Consider

Choosing to move abroad is a big decision that can bring new excitement and energy to your life. Consider these important factors if you're thinking about making the move to Costa Rica.

The Top 7 Reasons to Retire in Costa Rica

Costa Rica has long been a popular tourist destination, attracting more crowds than neighboring countries thanks to its incredible wildlife, natural attractions, and abundance of tours and activities. Those who are looking for a retirement destination are attracted to the country's well-established infrastructure, low crime rates, and excellent healthcare–and that's just the tip of the iceberg