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San José Real Estate | San Jose is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica, and the capital of the province of the same name. Find it in the center of the country  in the midwest of the Central Valley. As the capital, it is also the seat of the national government and therefore the prime focus for political and economic happenings.  Additionally, San Jose is the major transportation hub of Costa Rica. Together with several other cantons of the central valley including Alajuela, Heredia and Cartago it forms the Greater Metropolitan Area of the country, (referred to as GAM). 

Quality of Life 

San Jose was founded in 1736 and has been the capital of Costa RIca three times. Every day, it is estimated that over a million people pass through the city, which is notable for its high quality of life among Latin American cities. It enjoys a notable level of globalization, environmental performance, public service and famous institutions. According to studies on Latin America in 2013, San José is one of the safest cities in the region. Among other attractions, it is home to the Museo Nacional de Costa Rica, the National Theatre of Costa Rica, and La Sabana Metropolitan Park. 

San Jose Weather 

Because it is located in Costa Rica’s Central Valley,  San José is pretty mountainous. Enjoy the higher altitudes resulting in lower temperatures. Positioned in the central region of the country allows for cool coastal breezes. We recommend you keep a light jacket with you when visiting the area. Additonally, having an umbrella at all times during rainy season is key. Many people considering San Jose real estate are drawn to cooler climate that the Central Valley is known for.

Things To Do In San Jose Costa Rica

There are many things you can do in San Jose,Costa Rica. It is home to several popular museums, national parks, the National Theater just for starters. You could arrange a tour or decide to go it on your own. Of all the noteworthy places to check out, a top ten list could include the following: Teatro Nacional Costa Rica(National Theater), the Pre-Colombian Gold Museum, Jade Museum, Museo Nacional de Costa Rica (National Museum of Costa Rica), Central Market, Costa Rica’s Craft Brewing Co., Museo de Arte Costarricense, Museo de Los Niños, Parque La Sabana and the Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo. 

Living In Escazu

Many expats have chosen the city of Escazu to make their home in Costa Rica. In fact, it is considered to be the best place to live in San Jose. Located just outside the capital city of San José, Escazu is one of the most affluent places in the entire country. You can find every modern amenity and store that you are used to finding in the United States. It’s an ideal choice if you are looking for a retirement or investment property in Costa Rica. You will also find a more luxurious lifestyle in Escazu than in other cities. We pick Escazu as the top choice for expats who prefer city living. Finally, it has great medical services, hospitals and is close to the international airport Juan Santamaria. 

There are many properties to consider outside of Escazuy as well, if you are interested in San Jose real estate. Arrange a virtual tour today with a RE/MAX agent. We are ready to assist you every step of the way.


San José es la capital y la ciudad más grande de Costa Rica, con el mismo nombre. La puedes encontrar en el centro del país hacia el oeste del Valle Central. Como capital, es la sede del Gobierno Nacional y por lo tanto es el foco central de los acontecimientos económicos y políticos. Adicionalmente, San José es el centro de transportes del pasen conjunto con los catones de Alajuela, Heredia, Cartago que forman la gran Área metropolitana, conocida como la GAM.


Calidad de Vida


San José fue fundada en 1736 y ha sido la capital de Costa Rica tres veces. Cada día se estima que más de un millón de personas pasan a través de esta ciudad, la cuya es muy notable por su alta calidad de vida en comparación a otras ciudades latinoamericanas. Goza de un notable nivel de globalización, desempeño ambiental, servicio público e instituciones famosas. De acuerdo con estudios realizados en Latino América 2013, San José es una de las edades más seguras del regio. Entre otras atracciones, alberga el Museo Nacional de Costa Rica, el Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica, y el Parque Metropolitano La Sabana.

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El Clima de San José


Como está ubicado en el valle central de Costa Rica, San José es bastante montañoso. Disfrute delas altitudes más altas que resultan tener las temperaturas más bajas. Posicionando esta región central que le permite sentir brescas brisas. Nosotros le recomendamos llevar una chaqueta cuando usted visite esta área. Además una clave es llevar todo el tiempo, una sombrilla durante la época lluviosa.


Cosas por hacer en San José


Existen muchas cosas por hacer en San José de Costa Rica. Es el hogar de muchos populares museos, parques nacionales y del Teatro Nacional solamente para empezar. Usted podría reservar un tour o decidir recorrerlo usted mismo. De la lista de los lugares más notables los primeros diez podrían incluir: Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica, el Museo de Oro Pre Colombino, Museo de Jade, Muse Nacional de Costa Rica, Mercado Central, Museo de Arte Costarricense, Museo de los Niños, Parque de la Sabana y el Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo.


Vivir en Escazú

Muchos extranjeros han escogido vivir en Escazú y hacer su hogar en este lugar de Costa Rica. De hecho, es considerado a ser el mejor lugar para vivir de San José. Localizado a las afueras de la capital, Escazú es uno de los lugares más influyentes del todo el país. Aquí usted podrá encontrar tiendas y comodidades modernas de las que está acostumbrado en los Estados Unidos. Es un lugar opción ideal si está buscando una propiedad de inversión para retirarse en Costa Rica. También encontrara más lujoso estilo de vida en Escazú que en otras ciudades.

Nosotros escogemos Escazú como opción tope para extranjeros que prefieran vivir en la ciudad. Finalmente, tiene grandiosas opciones médicas y hospitales muy cera del aeropuerto Juan Santa María.

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Stunning View of Uvita Whale Tail

$ 299,999
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$ 235,000,000
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FOR SALE Apartment, San Nicolas de Bari, Rio...

$ 178,000
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FOR RENT Furnished house in Loma Real. Gucah...

$ 1,650
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Lot in the Mountains – Escazú

$ 60,000
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FOR SALE New Office in Santa Ana, San José

$ 295,000
FOR SALE New Office in Santa Ana, San José, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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Casa Tuscan Hill Escazu home with Pool

$ 989,000
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$ 120,000
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Multiple Apartment Complex (Air BnB Super Ho...

$ 995,000
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Casa Tropical of San Jose

$ 440,000
Casa Tropical of San Jose, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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Casa Simplicity

$ 299,000
Casa Simplicity, Mora, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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Riverside Eco Ranch with 2 houses, restauran...

$ 490,000
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House in condominium, main room on the 1st f...

$ 145,000,000
House in condominium, main room on the 1st floor. Mata de Plátano, Goicoechea., Goicoechea ...
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SECRT LA SABANA APARTMENT FOR RENT

$ 1,000
SECRT LA SABANA APARTMENT FOR RENT, San José, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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EXCEPTIONAL LUXURY- CONDOMINIUMS- ESCAZU COS...

$ 462,000
EXCEPTIONAL LUXURY- CONDOMINIUMS- ESCAZU COSTA RICA, Escazu, San José, Costa Rica Real Est ...
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House for sale in Alajuelita, San Jose, idea...

$ 165,000
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House for sale in Sabana, an investment oppo...

$ 320,000
House for sale in Sabana, an investment opportunity, San José, San José, Costa Rica Real E ...
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CP-House of nature, fruits and peace.4001824...

$ 750,000
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New Lots in community Cortijo Montecito adja...

$ 220,792
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New Lots in community Cortijo Montecito adja...

$ 114,444
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New Lots in community Cortijo Montecito adja...

$ 34,470
New Lots in community Cortijo Montecito adjacent Atenas from 1149m2 to 10,036m2, Mora, San ...
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Rustic mountain retreat.

$ 125,000
Rustic mountain retreat., Pérez Zeledón, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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Large country ranch home in Cortijo Montecit...

$ 850,000
Large country ranch home in Cortijo Montecito near Atenas, Mora, San José, Costa Rica Real ...
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Stunning 2 Bedroom Apartment in Avalon Santa...

$ 180,000
Stunning 2 Bedroom Apartment in Avalon Santa Ana, Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica Real Est ...
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Beautiful Condominium Home for Rent in Lindo...

$ 3,800
Beautiful Condominium Home for Rent in Lindora, Santa Ana., Santa Ana, San José, Costa Ric ...
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Two-Level Residence in Santa Ana, with Terra...

$ 295,000
Two-Level Residence in Santa Ana, with Terrace, Private Garden, and Modern Amenities., San ...
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LUXURY PENTHOUSE ESCAZU, COSTA RICA

$ 934,500
LUXURY PENTHOUSE ESCAZU, COSTA RICA, Escazu, San José, Costa Rica Real Estate
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Independent house rental with pool in Guachi...

$ 3,000
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Unique investment opportunity in Rohrmoser. ...

$ 247,500
Unique investment opportunity in Rohrmoser. San Jose, San José, San José, Costa Rica Real ...
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For Sale: Exclusive Property in La Sabana &#...

$ 4,720,000
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Your private and well maintained traditional...

$ 649,999
Your private and well maintained traditional hobby farm., Pérez Zeledón, San José, Costa R ...
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INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! Centrally Located Ap...

$ 145,000
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