Costa Rica News Blog

The Osa Property Management Costa Rica News Blog offers news and information on the latest news.

Costa Rica COVID Insurance Available from Osa Property Management

Costa Rica COVID Insurance from Trawick is now available from Osa Property Management. All visitors into Costa Rica must have travel insurance to cover the cost of medical care for COVID and at least $2,000 for any extra lodging expenses caused by a positive COVID...

Lower ICE Electricity Bills in Costa Rica with EcoSense

How does EcoSense 4000+ work? What are some of the advantages of EcoSense?  Ecosense 4000+ has radio frequency connectivity with several optional accessories to maximize savings, including door and window sensors. It also uses infrared motion detection sensors to...

Costa Rica Land Borders Closed to Tourists Until April 2021

Costa Rica land borders closed to tourists until April 2021. President Carlos Alvarado signed a decree formalizing the rule in a press release. Below is the text of the press release: As part of our ongoing review, the Executive Branch has again made the respective...
Costa Rica Vacation Memories

Costa Rica Vacation Memories

Costa Rica Vacation Memories Video As we all adjust to the challenges of COVID19, our staff has put together a video montage of "Costa Rica Vacation...

Ojochal Library

Ojochal Library

Ojochal Library In the community of Ojochal de Osa there is a library full of stories and unforgettable moments. Access is available at the Ojochal...

RITEVE 2020

RITEVE 2020

RITEVE 2020 New Rules Due to the events about the Coronavirus/COVID19, and the health measures ordered by the Ministry of Health and the government...

Juan Santamaría is a Costa Rica Hero

Juan Santamaría is a Costa Rica Hero

Juan Santamaria His name is Juan Santamaría. Today his name may be recognizable for those traveling into or out of San Jose's largest airport. The...

Team Building at Artesian Chocolate Tour

Team Building at Artesian Chocolate Tour

Recently, the staff of Osa Property Management and some of our vacation home renters, spent an unforgettable day at an artesian chocolate tour. This...

New Ojochal ASADA Office

New Ojochal ASADA Office

On December 14, 2019, the new Ojochal ASADA Office and administration building was opened. There was a large celebration, several tents, food, live...

Meeting President of Costa Rica

Meeting President of Costa Rica

Meeting the President of Costa Rica On August 23, 2019, Abigail Vargas and I attended the re-opening celebration of the Palmar Sur regional airport....

San Buenas Asphalt

San Buenas Asphalt

San Buenas Asphalt Project For several years there have been rumors of the paving of the principal road in San Buenaventura. We are happy to report...

Panama Shopping Trip

Panama Shopping Trip

Some new friends were planning on making a Panama shopping trip at the Costa Rica-Panama border this week and they asked if we wanted to join them. ...

Palmar Sur Airport Open

Palmar Sur Airport Open

Palmar Sur Airport Open After almost a year of being closed for a major remodel, the Palmar Sur Airport Open. Check out the video below for a...

Uvita Whale Watching Tour

Uvita Whale Watching Tour

Uvita Whale Watching Tour A friend of mine here in Costa Rica called to see if we wanted to go on a Uvita whale watching tour this week....ahhh of...

Manuel Antonio National Park Tour

Manuel Antonio National Park Tour

Manuel Antonio National Park This morning I saw a Facebook post that mentioned all national park entrance fees were waived for the day for National...

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Contact us today if you need help in managing your property. Whether you live in the area year-round or if you are in Costa Rica only part of the year, we can provide services to ensure you maximize your enjoyment in the Bahia Ballena region. Pura Vida!

Costa Rica News Blog

The Blog is managed by Osa Property Management. They are Experts who have lived and managed homes in the region for over 16 years. Not only do we live here, but we are one of the few LEGAL property management companies in the area with legally working, full-time, and fully insured employees (this protects YOU from potential legal problems also). Our Team will ensure your property is well-maintained and actively rented (if you want to offer your home as a vacation rental). We are focused on Hatillo, Dominical, Playa Hermosa, Uvita, San Buenas, Chontales, and Ojochal property management. Please feel free to share our Costa Rica News Blog and information with those you think would find it useful.

Getting Here…Costa Rica Travel Services

Costa Rica Travel Services offers several ways to bring you to the Bahia Ballena area. This zone is located approximately three hours from Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose, and roughly five hours from Daniel Oduber International airport, in Liberia.

We recommend flying into San Jose, and then taking a local airline to one of the following destinations, depending on your itinerary:

  • Quepos
  • Palmar Sur
  • San Isido del General