||Other Developments in Costa Rica
|Support services (market, bakery, bank, hardware store, medical care, restaurants, etc).
||These services can be 40 minutes to an hour from the project
||10-25 minutes from Alazan
|Internal road systems
||Often in bad condition, eroded, little or no slope stabilization efforts, new roads cut through soft clay
||Concrete block or paving strips at critical areas, retaining walls and plants stabilizing adjacent slopes
|Electricity and water
||Often non-existent or “in progress”
||Fully functional, delivered to each homesite
||Minimum 1.25 acres, up to 5 acres, average 2.5 acres
||Often marginal views on most lots, not living up to description; views of neighboring houses
||Spectacular ocean, mountain, river valley, and forest views; Trees and topography affort privacy from other homes
||Most of the vegetation is removed, creating a high potential for erosion. Little to no native vegetation remains to attract wildlife.
||Alazan is preserving and even improving the landscape by planting native trees and plants that will attract monkeys, birds, and butterflies
||Either provide a home that’s already built, or you buy a lot and you’re “on your own” from there. Many developments are still just a collection of empty lots.
||At your choice, Alazan provides design and construction services to help you build your dream home. Alazan boasts 10 GORGEOUS homes and 2 more under construction.
||Neighbors don’t know one another
||Active homeowners association with annual on-site meetings and plans for semi-annual off-site meetings as well. HOA committees engaged in tackling important community issues.