About us

Nohara Estates Cost Rica is an elite team of enthusiastic, hardworking real-life Ambassadors, who strive to live by the three Cs… Commitment, Competence and Consistency. Bashful but proud to also be involved in managing and marketing over 100 of Chicago’s largest and most prestigious developments over the years.

We excel in providing every single real estate service, tailored to suit and please each one of our endearing Clients. Due to our friendly disposition, we adore the empathetic approach in helping and communicating with you and appreciating the clarity of everything you imagine your home to be like. We feel it is essential in taking the time to cultivate a relationship of trust between us, giving you the ultimate experience in finding your home and by paying attention to every single detail thereafter. We breathe “perfecto” in all that we do!

Noted as being a charming bunch at our registered Estate Agency in Costa Rica, and boasting over 25 years in the property business and truly blessed with our awesome team, who offer over 40 years combined experience in the international property market. Our crew is a complimentary group of people from various parts of the world, who embody the culture and who converse comfortably in English, Spanish and Swedish. Whether you are interested in purchasing a mansion or apartment, we are here to help you with prime properties.

Our extensive portfolio gives you a selection of prestigious luxury real estate, and each one is equally beautiful! Rest assured that we do not compromise in our pursuit in finding you the right property. We passionately believe that continued after sales attention is essential, and revel in the luxury of maintaining extremely satisfied clients.


Mark Randall

Chief Executive (CEO)

Mark has always had a deep passion for the real-estate industry. Having initiated Chicago’s very first “Hotel Condo Project” better known as the largest Condominium conversion in the history of the U.S. After a blessed tenure in and around Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, he joined The Palazzo Tornabuoni, broadening his horizons even further.

The desire to challenge himself through real-estate led Mark to settle in Costa Rica 9 years ago. As an urban dweller he can personally attest as to how the ideas and concept of “Pura Vida” can positively impact his clients’ lives.

Amongst the honors received, Mark was also recognized as a C.A.R Golden and Platinum Award winner in IL. Mark’s experience, passion, and dedication all help his clients navigate to what he has coined as “Cross Cultural Purchasing”.

Cesar Diaz

Chief Operation Officer (COO)

E-mail:  cesar noharaestates.com
Telephone:  +506 8381 2043

Born and raised in Costa Rica in the Escazu area (known as “the Costa Rican Beverly Hills”) Cesar understands how the luxury real estate market in Costa Rica stands out as a classic, innovative, and of course “Pura Vida”, the mantra of the “Ticos” (as costaricans are called).

Cesar is a National Association of REALTORS® Member (USA Licensed), an expert in strategic business development from the George Washington School of Business. He is also an expert consultant in B2B and Fintech strategy, and has always considered integrity as the number one ingredient in every transaction. This is no exception when it comes to serving his clients at Nohara Estates Costa Rica. His amazing commitment to excellence, quality of service and confidentiality are his hallmarks.

Connoisseur of the arts, lover of good music, avid reader and golf fan, César positioned himself in the capital city using his organizational skills for networking, focusing primarily on high-end business.

Cesar’s dedication to his clients is commendable as he continues to strive to deliver excellent results with his Commitment, Competence and Consistency.

Jessica Stewart

Fintech Consultant & Sales Partner

Jessica Stewart is a prominent global Blockchain and FinTech leader with extensive and proven experience in application development, analytics, and economic infrastructure design.

Her trajectory has been recognized and her aptitudes are widely requested in multiple countries from Mexico, Canada, Central America, and other latitudes.

She belongs to the “first adopters” of the Crypto wave, she has a unique experience in Blockchain, cryptographic and tokenomic technologies.

She has studies in Political Economy and Fintech Regulations, and her involvement in several technology startups over the years, she has a solid understanding of the overlapping investment markets and has established strategic alliances around the world.

She is CEO of Blockchain Consulting Group (bcgroup.io) and founder of Apex Assets, a luxury crypto concierge service, and our crypto advisor for Nohara Estates Costa Rica.


Dialan Lee Rodriguez

Management & Sales Partner

Born and raised in Costa Rica, Dialan has gained over 15 years of local knowledge and networking. Earlier in her career, specializing in hospitality, marketing assistance, and customer service, she developed her passion for welcoming people from all over the world and helping them feel at home.

With a preference for high-end real estate projects, Dialan provides guidance and assistance throughout the process of buying and selling properties. Possessing strong teamwork skills, her talents include developing marketing strategies and business administration.

Dialan excels in listening to her clients’ needs and requirements, delivers accurate information, and constant assistance on a timely basis, ensuring their transition to Costa Rica runs smoothly.

Kathryn Gordon

Marketing Partner

At the age of 22, Kathryn took the leap of faith and moved to Costa Rica and has since dedicated the last 10 years to her new home, successfully developing start-ups in health and wellness, technology, international consulting, and concierge services for other hopeful expats moving to Costa Rica.

Kathryn earned her MBA from Crummer Graduate School of Business, in Winter Park, FL in 2012 and studied at INCAE Business School in Alajuela, Costa Rica, after double majoring in college with degrees in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. During her MBA, Kathryn focused on Entrepreneurial finance and successfully raised millions in capital for sustainable businesses, charter schools, nonprofit organizations, and biotechnology firms, ultimately earning her the honor of #1 Entrepreneur of her MBA class.

Oliver Martinez

IT  Manager

Oliver grew up in Guatemala, a lover of technology and internet business, he has extensive knowledge of HTML programming, CSS, JAVASCRIPT, WordPress, etc.

Constantly at the forefront of new opportunities to get knowledge updating in order to better serve our technological area, he also has experience in embedded systems and telecommunication platforms. He likes video games and sports like football, running, etc.

He also loves to travel whenever possible and to be able to enjoy all the good things in life.

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Costa Rica Realtors

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