About Us

About Us

First Realty Costa Rica is celebrating 20 years of providing unwavering top notch service to customers from all over the world who come to beautiful Costa Rica to live in paradise.

Unlike many individuals who hold themselves out as real estate professionals without experience and without knowledge of the Costa Rican market, First Realty Costa Rica’s success is based on experience and knowledge of local market trends and opportunities. Our principal agent, Mercedes Castro, is a graduate of the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia’s with a real estate broker and mortgage license and has been carefully trained to understand what is ‘Best for you’.

First Realty is certified by the National Association of Realtors [NAR] Real Estate Buyers Agent Council as an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) and the Camara Costarriscense de Corrdores de Bienes Raices (CCCBR). This means that First Realty represents you the home buyer, and focuses on your needs.

Our team of First Realty Costa Rica professionals will guide you through every step in helping you find the perfect property, or we can equally sell your property so you can relocate in the shortest possible time for the most amount of money with the least hassles.

Our real estate services are diverse and include a wide range of areas such as buying, investing, selling, and renting for all types of clients.

We have many unique well priced listings of upscale properties for sale, vacation properties, condos, beach front properties, farms, mountain properties, and great investment opportunities.

When asked why Americans and Canadians are drawn to Costa Rica, First Realty Costa Rica president Mercedes Castro says her country “ is the oldest democracy in Latin America, has a stable economy, no army, a high commitment to the environment and first in tourism competitiveness among Latin American countries. Costa Rica is consistently rated as one of the happiest countries in the world.” She also states that “Costa Rica abounds with investment opportunities in high yield securities, commercial property sales, or just smart and trusted investments that have been proven and tested over the years by our experienced research staff.”

Finally First Realty Costa Rica personnel, including Mercedes, are knowledgeable about U.S. and Canadian real estate practices and are fully fluent in three languages English, Spanish and Portuguese.


Please feel free to contact us at Mercedes@FirstRealtyCR.com

or call us NOW at 954-338-7828 or locally at 8374-5050.