What can have a negative impact on Costa Rican property values
There is an amazing number of undesirable conditions that can have a negative impact on property value in Costa Rica. The time to look at these is before you purchase, Then you still have time to change your decision.
By buying a property in Costa Rica, you will have the advantage that certain negative circumstances don’t exist here – nuclear plants, heavy industry, sinkholes or fracking, just to name a few. But Costa Rica has its own set of issues.
Source: Tico Times