Entries by nelson bautista

Buying Real Estate in the Dominican Republic

Introduction Real estate transactions in the Dominican Republic are governed by Property Registry Law No. 108-05 and its Regulations, in force since April 4, 2007. Ownership of property is documented by “Certificates of Title” issued by Title Registry Offices. Steps Involved in a Real Estate Transaction • Preliminary Steps: Real estate purchases in the Dominican Republic do not usually […]

Securities Law

The Dominican Republic’s securities exchange, Bolsa de Valores de la República Dominicana (www.bolsard.com), created in 1989, is one of the most active in the Caribbean. Most large national companies are registered in the exchange, and in the first half of 2011, US$1.3 billion was traded, more than doubling the amount traded the year before. There are several […]