RELIABLE REALTY SRL, was established in 2008, and is considered by others, a leader in the Bavaro- Punta Cana area. We are a legal Corporation providing nearly all services required for purchasing real estate in the Dominican Republic. We understand that Purchasing a property is just the beginning...
We stay with all our clients through the entire sales process, and way beyond. Helping them attain the best return on their investment (ROI). We are knowledgeable about the area and the Dominican culture; resolving any problems we see from our eyes as North Americans ourselves, who learned to adapt, yet not settle for for the laid back norms, which we consider unacceptable. We have developed a reliable brokerage that closely resembles the buying and selling protocols and ethics of the U.S., Canada and United Kingdom. We respond to our array of client questions in a timely manner. Our agencies philosophy is built on sound ethics, trustworthiness and honesty. With a positive reputation backed by numerous and ongoing testimonials We have healthy and established relationships with Developers, Legal firms, Collaborators, Suppliers/ Contractors, and other various professionals needed, who also share similar or like-kind ethics.
TOP REASONS FOR SELECTING RELIABLE REALTY
1) FULL SERVICE AGENCY IN BAVARO/ PUNTA CANA- We are one of the very few full service agencies in the entire area. We don't just say so, then try to figure it out later. We prove it on a daily basis.
- We assist in all your property purchase research before you select a property to purchase, with 100% Closing Success with Title, with no Law suits or grievances. Both here or in the U.S.
- We provide 100% Legal Services - Sales contracts, the real IPI (transfer Tax amounts), and the step by step processes to make your purchasing decision as stress-free as possible. Prompt sales transactions- within 2 weeks to 30 days. Expat Legal services that also provide Dominican Residency, and Dominican Corporation set up for foreigners.
- Full Property Management Services- specializing in the best ROI in short-term vacation rentals with Full Owner and Vacation Rental Guest Services (i.e., Airport transfers, 24/7 on call services, bookings of excursions (tours), immediate repair and maintenance assistance. Our office is conveniently located a short walk from over 85% of the properties we manage. See our Full Property Management Services here
- Full Project Management Services – Needed For new construction, renovation or remodeling desires: We are the liaison between our New Construction purchasers, the Builders (Developers) and additional contractors. See our full Project Management Services here
- Full Project Development Services- Designed for Investors, living abroad, who required assistance, from start to finish, in the Purchase, Development, and Sales (or rentals) of their completed Development Project. See our full Project Development Services here
- We are not going anywhere. Too often I hear and see new agencies that come and go when times get tough, or they run out of operating capital. All foreigners need someone who is reliable, self-funded, trustworthy, and very knowledgeable about the area to best assist in various aspects, including navigational tips, and how to adapt best within a new and different culture. We have worked out all the bugs and growing pains, and are here to stay. OUR TESTIMONY TO THIS IS HOW MANY OF OUR PURCHASING CLIENTS HAVE BECOME OUR FRIENDS FOR THIS LIFE!
2) KNOWLEDGABLE REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS - With a solid and proven record of sound ethics and transparency.
Purchasing real estate in a foreign country is nearly impossible without a grasp of Spanish, AND the honest assistance of a professional. We assist our clients with every detail before, during and after their purchase, all the way to title in their name and in a short timely manner.
Multilingual Services- Although our primarily clients are English-speaking Buyers, Sellers, and Investors, our agency collectively speaks, reads and writes; English, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, and a little French; poviding collaborators who can assist in Russian.
TAKE NOTE; Real Estate Licenses are NOT required in the Dominican Republic. NOT ALL agents in the DR (independent or through other agencies). We take pride in being knowledgeable about this area, our understanding of Dominican real estate law, we have years of experience here, and we are RELIABLE.
Co-Owner / and Broker Maria Williams, has been a U.S. licensed Realtor since 2005 and has lived in Bavaro/ Punta Cana since 2008. She is in good standing with the U.S. National Association of Realtors (NAR), and is a member of the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW); having received additional certifications as a Duel Agent, is considered an expert on the Changing Market Conditions in Bavaro, Punta Cana and Macao. Maria maintains her affiliation with Century 21 in West Michigan, and is a member of the AEI Real Estate Association in the Dominican Republic.
We are Committed to Being the Best, not the biggest- Finding the best agency is just as important as finding the perfect property. Just about anybody can sell real estate in Bavaro/ Punta Cana, so Buyers Beware! When you partner with Reliable Realty DR, you benefit from an agency that can assist you in all ownership aspects. We will never claim to being the biggest, but our repeat clients and ongoing referrers say we are the BEST!
Our Agents undergo rigourous training before the Broker refers them to our Agencies numerous prospective buying clients.
Reliable and Titled Listings - You can trust our listings to be legitimate and reliable because we are selective in the listings we represent. Unlike other agencies who "borrow" listings on demand, or what they call "Handshake Listings" here, we personally know our seller clients. Secure fully signed and legitimate Listing Contracts, along with proof of the seller’s identification, and legal titles. The majority of our photos were physically taken by our Professional photographers, or the owners, and they are all the "real deal"!
Many of our listings are EXCLUSIVE to Reliable Realty, but we don't feel compelled to brag about this by creating a homepage announcement – We know our sellers well, meaning we are in a good position to honestly work with our sellers in providing a fair negotiation; providing exceptional (English & Spanish speaking Attorney's, and the daily correspondences required between all parties involved in a sale. We provide speedy, yet accurate closings, allowing easy transfer of title into the new owners names. Knowing more about the status and personal requirements provided by each Seller, makes our Agency different, and more transparent, allowing a higher chance of our clients offers going all the way through to a closing. No stress or long waits "wondering" if your offer will be, or has been accepted, or where the process of your purchase is.
NOTE: Due to the high volume of sales due to the pandemic, we do need to kindly ask for your patience and trust we WILL meet the time lines established in the Purchase Offers.
Concerned about buying New Construction? No worries when securing a property purchase through Reliable Realty SRL you are in good hands. About 40% of our sales are "New Construction". Our Agency only works with proven Developers who and follow the required building codes set by the government, including approved permits, licenses, masterplans and floorplans, and who provide quality construction materials. If you don't see a specific New Construction Development on our website, please ask us; as we do not represent all Developers.
We are NOT a High Pressure Agency- To be quite honest; we are too busy to "chase leads". We believe that when you are "Ready, Willing and Able" to purchase/ or sell, you will select the agency you trust and are most comfortable with. We hope that your choice will be RELIABLE REALTY SRL
3) PROPERTY MANAGEMENT-
We provide Full Property Management and rental booking Services- specializing in the best ROI in short-term vacation rentals with complete Owner and Vacation Rental Guest Services. I.e., Airport transfers, 24/7 on call services, bookings of excursions or tours, immediate repair and maintenance assistance. Our office is conveniently located a short walk from over 85% of the properties we manage.
4) VACATION RENTAL BOOKINGS WITH FULL GUEST SERVICES -
We offer a nice portfolio of short term vacation rentals we personally manage. Promoting these vacation rentals on other top international Vacation Rental Platforms. These properties are primarily located within the well-known HGTV beach-town areas of Bavaro; including mid-term condos for rent in Cocotal Golf and Beach Residential area, White Sands, and Hard Rock-Cana Bay Golf Course areas.
Soon to come, rentals in Downtown Punta Cana, Macao and Cap Cana.
NOTE Downtown Punta Cana is actually in Bavaro, located between Bavaro and Punta Cana,.
See what our clients are saying about Reliable Property Management.
5) PROJECT MANAGEMENT SERVICES - New construction readiness, renovations, remodeling, etc. for existing properties-
Our experiences in Punta Cana have helped us adapt to and embrace to the local Caribbean (Latin) business culture. Here procedures take longer ("you are not in Kansas anymore"). Local networking is extremely important; primarily done face to face, or via WhatsApp... We have earned the trust of Buyers and Sellers from all over the world, Reputable Developers, Legal Attorneys, Contractors, Suppliers, and an endless array of other Professionals. Over several years, we have built strong and trusting relationships, while consistently maintaining a good reputation in the industry. We all work hard, long, and hard, and have sacrificed much to build our full service agency, while still learning to be professionally patient yet kindly persistent.
6) PROJECT DEVELOPMENT SERVICES - Full services for Investors living abroad with a minimum of $1 million U.S,, who are considering the purchase and development of land to be used for commercial or residential construction. Reliable Realty SRL, a legal Dominican Corporation, possesses the knowledge, experience, and all the required resources, to assist from start to finish. The BEST land selection, Legal Representation, Architects, Engineers, Electricians, Builders, Additionally we provide Net Profit Ratio Reports before you begin and as required throughout the construction. We provide in-house the necessary Project and Property Management Assistance, and the Property promotion, marketing, and Real Estate Sales support
7) EMBRACING THE LOCAL COMMUNITY - OUR INVOLVEMENT AND INITIATIVES -
Want to help make a difference? See how you can help in these important initiatives
- Trash/ Recycling
- Dog/ Cat Rescue & Assistance
- Donations and support to local schools.
8) ONGOING CONSULTING- We don't disappear once you have purchased. We understand the importance of having ongoing trusted allies here in the Dominican Republic. Like-minded people you can count on for all your investment and/ or personal goals. Many of our clients are repeat purchasers. When you purchase with Reliable Realty DR, you become part of the growing community (family) of satisfied Reliable Realty Owners. 2-4 times a year our agency hosts group excursions (i.e. sailing tours or buggy tours) with our community of owner clients, repeat vacationers, expat friends and collaborators. Often our clients become our life-long friends for life. Many Owners and vacationing guests plan their return trips together so they never feel alone and always have an array of things to do together. We are always here to assist and advise and highly committed to our ongoing relationships and assistance in most every aspect.
Much of business comes from repeat clients, referrals, and word of mouth.
We do hope you are able to find time to browse through more details about our Agency and our "truly" Full Services since 2008. If in doubt when researching, remember, it helps to ask other agencies "how long they have been in operation here". Anyone can say they are the best, and pay to build a pretty website with beautiful photos.