The Caribbean called Scott Medina back home, and he's glad he listened. Originally from Puerto Rico, and having done business in the U.S. all his life but concerned about the plummeting economy, this Florida real estate broker found a silver lining. It was taking business outside the country to the sugar-colored beaches of the Caribbean, as he always dreamed. His permanent move to the Dominican Republic was featured on HGTV House Hunters International and is currently in pre-production for a second show with one of the many international families Scott has helped to make their dreams of a home in the Bavaro, Punta Cana area come true. Scott Medina attended The Florida State University where he earned a B.S. in Real Estate and has 19 years of real estate experience in the Dominican Republic and the U.S. Scott has no plans of leaving Dominican Republic anytime soon since he married Rosalyn who is 100% Dominican and have a beautiful daughter together, Cecille.
La Costa Destinations International Realty is a PREMIER BOUTIQUE FULL SERVICE REAL ESTATE COMPANY which specializes in beachfront, walking to the beach and golf gated communities. Offering services in residential and commercial sales, investment properties as well as year round vacation rentals. The company, popular for its Dominican hospitality and local knowledge, and North American standards of doing business, offers peace of mind by providing the necessary tools to ensure that every property purchase is a safe investment.
Now more than ever, baby boomers preparing for a carefree life are looking for value in their dream getaway in the tropical climates where their pensions will buy more and they may have access to services they may not necessarily have at home. High real estate taxes and a floundering U.S. economy have many retirees from North America seeking alternatives in the international real estate market. Bavaro-Punta Cana comes with modern infrastructure and amenities that North Americans are looking such as the busiest and most efficient airport on the island, some of the best local roads in the country, banks, hardware stores, car rental agencies, pharmacies, movie theaters, beauty salons, hospitals, shopping malls, car showrooms, big chain supermarkets, over 100 resorts/hotels, international restaurants, nightlife and miles of public beaches for all to enjoy. In addition a new highway is under construction, completion date August 2012, that will cut the travel time to the island’s capital, Santo Domingo to less than two hours. The new highway will bring more traffic from the Santo Domingo and La Romana airports and more demand for second homes/vacation rentals from well-heeled Dominicans. Now is the best time to invest in Bavaro, Punta Cana real estate!