Make Sure the Land Is Suitable For the Type of Building You Would Like to Construct
Being knowledgeable about and adhering to existing protocol and legal requirements is the key to successful Costa Rica property purchases and building projects. The following are a few points to help you get started on the right path.
Before purchasing property in Costa Rica, evaluate the following:
- Water source
- Electrical availability
- Telephone access
- Easement issues
- Structural integrity
Many of these evaluations can be conducted onsite and / or with the Public Registry, Ministry of Public Works, Ministry of Health, National Institute of Housing and Urban Development, and / or the local Municipality office.
Before building on a property in Costa Rica, secure a licensed architect or engineer to:
- Develop engineered and approved plans
- Compile a complete materials list
Submit an application for a Construction Permit with the local Municipality. The application must be accompanied by the approved plans and materials list.
CRRES can help you with all of these considerations and more. We take great pride in offering you expertise and a strong network of premier architects, engineers and builders across Costa Rica so you will be connected with the right professionals to meet your needs.
Our goal is to bring you peace of mind in knowing that every possible detail is handled, so you can enjoy complete satisfaction and success with your Costa Rica property.
Contact us for more information and to tap into our network of reputable professionals.
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