Mortgage and Lending
Costa Rica Real Estate and Expat Mortgages
Redwood Home Lending (expat mortgages), Costa Rica Beach Properties (real estate agent)
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC
President of/Certified by Costa Rica Global Association of REALTORS® (CRGAR), NAR, CIPS, RSPS, TRC, MBA, Costa Rica's North Pacific Gold Coast, Tamarindo, Langosta, Flamingo, Potrero
Get to know Allen Lungo
Allen Lungo’s current professional positions include:
Redwood Home Lending - Marketing Director of Redwood Alliance providing US-style mortgages to US Expats invested or investing in Costa Rica.
Coldwell Banker Costa Rica – Independent Agent
Costa Rica Paradise Properties – territory from Playa Langosta and Tamarindo to Flamingo and Las Catalinas.
Costa Rica Global Association of REALTORS – President of this NAR-Affiliated association of real estate professionals that also offers The Costa Rica MLS by Proxio.
CILA – Confederacion Inmobiliaria Latin America – CRGAR Delegate to this association of Latin American realtor associations representing over 400,000 realtors.
Flamingo Association – Board member of community organization promoting beautification, security, environmental awareness, and beach amenity to encourage tourism.
Mr. Lungo also works to promote the responsible growth of Costa Rica by serving on various other association boards for management of water resources and mountain development.
In recent years, Mr. Lungo has been a featured presenter at International Real Estate Congresses in Miami and San Diego, at the Global Theatre in the NAR National Convention, at the Global Forum of the Annual Convention of the Florida Realtors Association, and for educational sessions sponsored by South Bay Realtors near Los Angeles, California, and the Pinellas Realtor Organization for the area including St. Petersburg and Clearwater, Florida. He presented “Costa Rica – Real Estate, Realtors, and Referrals” and “Costa Rica Global Investment Oasis” to encourage investment interest and networking with its real estate professionals.
Mr. Lungo began building his expertise from his education in architecture (Bachelor of Architecture at Carnegie-Mellon, and Master of Architecture at UCLA - specializing in computer-aided design and health facility design), which was followed by business (Master of Business Administration at UCLA, Anderson School - specializing in computers and information systems).
Mr. Lungo also had a career sequence which included: 1) Creating and managing 54-person team within Los Angeles County government that was responsible for bringing coordinated management to an inventory of 4000 county facilities encompassing 32 million square feet of space, 2) Managing the rapid growth of a small design firm into a 120-person master planning and architectural firm, and its real estate development subsidiary; both specializing in regional health services, 3) Being a partner in a bond insurance firm specializing in large capital projects for institutions, and 4) Leading his own interior design/construction consulting company in New York City and Chicago.
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Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS)
Resort and Second Homw Property Specialist (RSPS)
National Association of REALTORS (NAR)
Transnational Referral Certification (TRC)
Certified Costa Rica REALTOR (CRGAR)