by A Senior in Paradise, Gary Aptaker I’ve been answering a lot of questions in my blog about Jaco, Costa Rica, but haven’t yet answered the most frequently asked question of all….”what’s the real estate market like in Jaco?”.  First of all, we’ve been blessed by not having a lot of “over-mortgaged” properties and foreclosures…

El nuevo Teatro Jaco, se ha destacado por promover la cultura en la zona y ofrecer a sus visitantes una opción más de entretenimiento. Con esta iniciativa Ocean by DayStar y sus desarrolladores han demostrado su sentir hacia la responsabilidad social empresarial la cual cada vez se hace más presente en nuestro cantón de Garabito.…

Hoy el mundo inmobiliario ha tenido un giro en los últimos 10 anos en Jaco, donde la tradicional venta de lotes y casas frente a playa, se ha sustituido por un producto seguro y con retorno a su inversión. Los condominios por excelencia no solo le garantiza un mejor uso de su dinero al ser…

As a contribution to a climate friendly electricity supply and in order to fight energy deficits, the first wind power project of Nicaragua, the “Amayo Wind Power Project”, was developed under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). The first wind farm producing 40 mega watts of electricity was built at a cost of $95 million in…

by Hannah Rico Fletcher, Jaco Beach Costa Rica In May 2012, the American coffee shop chain will be opening it’s first location in Costa Rica.  The Pan American Coffee Corporation entered the Central American region last August starting in El Salvador.  They have since also opened six locations in Guatemala.  Much to the excitement of…

Costa Rica real estate prices have dropped and it is a buyer’s market.  Now is the time to start searching for your retirement or vacation home.  Our office is located in Jaco Beach and we are excited to help your live your dream.  Visit www.jacobeachinfo.com to search through lots, homes and condos.   Contact Us if…

Jaco Beach, Costa Rica-  January 2, 2012- Following the enormously successful “ A Christmas Carol” TEATRO JACO announces the second production of its inaugural season: 17 BORDER CROSSINGS. This internationally acclaimed play arrives at TEATRO JACO directly from Madrid on a world tour. 17 BORDER CROSSINGS will be performed January 19 through January 29th, Thursday…

by Hannah Rico Fletcher with REMAX Oceanside Jaco Beach, Costa Rica Today I am going to show you a little bit more of the amenities offered in this beautiful gated community starting with the marina. This full service international marina is located in the heart of the Los Suenos community which is just over 1,100…

Jaco Beach is located right in the middle of the central pacific and is full of great activities, including tours, must see sunset locations, surf and entertainment.  If you want help booking tours then I would be glad to help you do so. Below is a list of the ones that I recommend. · Villa…

High End – Average main dish price around $15 · Graffiti Restaurant and Wine Bar – Great wine list and entrees such as a coffee crusted filet mignon and seared tuna filet with Cajun or teriyaki spices. They also have tapas such as gourmet sliders. · Pili Pili – French chef with phenominal cuisine. Highlights…

The weather in Costa Rica varies dramatically by region. Forecasts for the larger cities are not good indicators of the conditions in Jaco. At Jaco beach, daytime temperatures in the HIGH SEASON (Mid-December through April) are generally in the upper 80’s and nighttime lows are in the 70’s. In the GREEN SEASON (May through Mid-December)…

Upon arrival at the airport, make sure that you have your Immigration and Customs forms complete. Pass through Immigration and then collect your luggage. Then go through Customs and proceed outside the terminal to the street where the taxi and shuttles pick-up. EMERGENCY TIP! Ask to borrow a Porters cell phone. Tip them a dollar…