Real Estate in Playa Jaco, Costa Rica
Last updated on Mar 23, 2023
Summary: The most desirable neighborhoods in Playa Jaco, Costa Rica are El Carmen, Los Suenos, and Herradura. The average cost to buy a nice 2 bedroom home in Playa Jaco is around $200,000 USD and a nice 3 bedroom home is around $250,000 USD. These properties typically include modern amenities such as air conditioning, swimming pools, and private terraces. There are no restrictions on foreign ownership for properties in Playa Jaco. An expat should search for a home to buy in Playa Jaco by researching the different neighborhoods, looking at listings online, and visiting the area to get a better feel for the area. It is also important to work with a reputable real estate agent who can help guide you through the process.
How do I find a place to live in Playa Jaco?
We asked expats how they chose their neighborhood and found a place to live. They answered:
"One of the best ways to find a place to live in Playa Jaco is to search online for rental listings. There are many websites that offer listings for apartments, houses, and condos in the area. Additionally, you can also look for local real estate agents who specialize in Playa Jaco rentals. They can provide you with more information about the area and help you find the perfect place to live. Additionally, you can also ask around in the local community for recommendations and advice on where to look for a place to live," said one person in Playa Jaco.
"There are many accommodation options available in Playa Jaco. Whether you're looking for a resort, villa, or vacation rental, you can explore options from websites such as Vrbo, Expedia, and Airbnb. Additionally, websites such as Booking.com, Hotels.com, and TripAdvisor provide up-to-date listings of hotels, hostels, and guest houses in the area. Additionally, there are a variety of property and real estate management companies throughout Playa Jaco that will help you find the perfect place to stay," remarked one foreigner who made the move to Playa Jaco.
What is a typical expat home or apartment like in Playa Jaco?
About the Author
Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.
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