Many people find Costa Rica monthly rentals to be a smart way to go prior to purchasing a place to live. Real Estate rental properties are also used when tourist want to get a feel for living in a certain area before making the final important step of being in Costa Rica permanently. On this page you will find many long term rental options across the country that include homes for rent as well as condo and apartment rental choices. When browsing, be sure to remember that rental units normally have a quick turn around time, so what you see today may not be available tomorrow. The listings offered below are not Vacation Rentals but, are units for rent on a short or long term basis where monthly rent is paid to landlords. Costa Rica renters are usually required to pay a deposit equal to one month of rent plus the 1st months rent.