Kristine Cook , founder and Managing Director of Nativa Realty Costa Rica Ltda. offers an impressive database of exclusive listings and prime development lands and homes for sale in the Southern Nicoya Peninsula, including white sand beach properties and several prime commercial “pocket listings” throughout the popular Pacific Coastal beach towns of the Guanacaste region, as well as, Manuel Antonio.

Finding the property of your dreams here in Costa Rica can be a very enjoyable experience while searching for it in this country where natural beauty abounds! However, finalizing a deal is better left to an expert who is driven to negotiate the best deal possible and lead you through the entire legal acquisition!

Kristine Cook’s strong work ethic and attention to detail combined with her hard nose negotiating skills has allowed her buyers to acquire their favorite property at, or very near to, their offer price successfully one deal after another.

Kristine comes from a long line of Realtors and lawyers (5 generations actually!) and has a diploma in Geography from the University of California, Berkeley along with a minor in Anthropology- Class of 1999. This combined educational background has enabled her to assist her clients with a deep understanding of how best to use their raw land purchase (i.e. land management) as well as advice on sustainable building and information concerning the newest development rules and regulations in Costa Rica for Free hold land as well as Maritime Zoned lands. In addition, Kristine has many years of experience in advising and selling Maritime Zoned Beach Front Concession land on the Southern Nicoya peninsula.

She has been a Realtor for over 20+ years in Costa Rica and has a solid reputation for being one of the best in her occupational field.

Originally from the Bay Area in California, Kristine and her husband decided to move to Costa Rica in 2003 to raise their two daughters in the tropics. During this time, she not only started two real estate agencies, but was involved as back up support to her husband’s co-founding of an International Baccalaureate school- Futuro Verde. Kristine has sat on the Board of Directors of Futuro Verde and was a volunteer teacher for two years as an Organic Gardening and Environmental Studies instructor. She has been a legal resident in Costa Rica for 22+ years.

You can contact Kristine for any information regarding properties throughout the Southern Nicoya Peninsula or anywhere throughout the Guanacaste beach area communities.

Contact Kristine Cook at:
Tel: +506 8836 1238


More About Kristine and Nativa Realty:

Nativa Realty Costa Rica Ltda. is a distinguished Real Estate company in Costa Rica, recognized for its exceptional services and expertise in catering to the needs of digital nomads, expat families and wellness retreat enthusiasts alike. (Please see testimonials).

Nativa Realty is committed to inspiring and realizing the dreams of individuals seeking to establish their roots in Costa Rica or embark on wellness journeys in this serene paradise. Renowned for its stunning beauty and unparalleled biodiversity, Costa Rica not only offers a captivating environment to live in but also serves as a secure and promising investment destination in Latin America.

Established in 2009, Nativa Realty Costa Rica Ltda. emerged following Kristine’s departure from Tropisphere Real Estate, the firm she co-founded in 2004 alongside her partners, Enrico Reolon and Andrea Drost. Kristine’s unwavering dedication to providing unparalleled Real Estate services to those enchanted by Costa Rica has been a driving force behind her success.

Kristine Cook, a seasoned Realtor, has added to her career, property development in collaboration with her husband, Enrico Reolon, the owner of Ricobau Construction Company ( As experts in catering to the needs of digital nomads, expat families and wellness retreat seekers, they offer tailored solutions to meet the unique requirements of the growing community of the Southern Nicoya.

Whether you are looking for a permanent residence, a vacation home, or a wellness retreat destination, Nativa Realty Costa Rica Ltda. is your trusted partner in realizing your vision.


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