The Number One Tip for Buying Overseas the Right Way

The Number One Tip for Buying Overseas the Right Way

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July 17, 2018

There's a ton of upside when you buy real estate overseas. You can make money, and it's also a great way to mix up your investment portfolio and diversify outside the U.S. and outside the dollar. You often get more bang for your buck, too. I've met lots of folks that bought a beach condo in Panama, Costa Rica, and Ecuador—something they could never afford back home...

How Much is it to Buy Real Estate in Ojochal, Costa Rica

How Much is it to Buy Real Estate in Ojochal, Costa Rica

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June 28, 2018

On a clear day you can see all the way to Guanacaste province," says Overton Pratt when he describes the view from his home in Ojochal, Costa Rica. Overton is originally from southern California, and wife Michelle's origins are in Chicago. In 2006, they travelled to Costa Rica for a four-month visit...

“Our $175,000 Condo Close to Tulum Beach”

“Our $175,000 Condo Close to Tulum Beach”

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June 23, 2018

Just a few short years ago, Tulum, Mexico was a sleepy town on the Caribbean best known for its beaches and Mayan ruins. Overnight visitors were willing to go "rustic" since it lacked amenities like electricity. These days, Tulum is undergoing something of a "discovery" with an explosion of new condo developments and an...

In Pictures: A Walkable City Lifestyle for $100,000 in Under-the-Radar Bucaramanga

In Pictures: A Walkable City Lifestyle for $100,000 in Under-the-Radar Bucaramanga

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June 15, 2018

Wouldn't it be great to live in a city where every day is a walk in the park? Well, that is exactly what life is like in the beautiful Colombian city of Bucaramanga. It is a modern, moderate-sized city, with a population of about 1 million people, good public transportation...

For Tropical Beauty and Affordability Look to Uvita, Costa Rica

For Tropical Beauty and Affordability Look to Uvita, Costa Rica

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June 9, 2018

Nestled on the Southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica exists an idyllic slice of paradise called the Costa Ballena. Consisting of a 22-mile stretch of coastline, this part of the country is made up of three major towns: Dominical to the north, Ojochal to the south, and Uvita in the middle...