Real Estate Property Release Tax Norm 08-2014

On December 22nd of 2014, the Dominican Tax Administration (TA), published DR Tax Ruling 08-2014 regarding the Sale of Real Estate Property and which provides for the Release of the Same from the seller’s information registered at the TA’s registration system. Individuals and legal entities that sale a real estate property before or after the […]

DR Real Estate Law Developments

By Felipe Isa Castillo (fcastillo@aclaw.com) Dominican Real Estate Law Developments, include a Draft Bill amending Tourism Development Promotion Law 158-01. On July 22th of 2013, the Chamber of Deputies of the Dominican Republic approved the Draft Bill amending Law No. 158-01 of Incentives for Tourism Development of the Dominican Republic to include non- exempt urban […]

Dominican Real Estate Property Survey

On May 16th, 2013, the Supreme Court of the Dominican Republic issued Resolution No. 1419-2013, of Diverse Procedures before the Title Registrars and the Cadastral Measurement Offices (“Resolution No.1419-2013”). Within the Diverse Procedures proposed in such Resolution No.1419-2013, is the survey (or deslinde) of real estate properties supported by Annotated Records (i.e. Constancias Anotadas), and […]

AC Law Featured in ABA Law Real Estate

Dr. Felipe Castillo, partner in Arthur & Castillo has been featured in the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law publication “The Year in Review” 2013 for Cross Border Dominican Republic Real Estate Practice. The publication consists of an annual survey of international legal developments in different areas of international and national law and includes […]

DR Tourism Property Land Use Plan

On March 26th of 2012, the Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic issued Resolutions which establish the “Tourism Sector Land Use and Organization Plan” and modify the Urban and Construction parameters for the northern part of the Samaná Peninsula, the Punta Cana, Bávaro- Macao Area, respectively. The purpose of these resolutions is to regulate […]