Many people choosing to buy in the Dominican Republic value the security and confidence that a gated community affords them. Many provide a full management service and some a rental pool for your property, should you wish to obtain a good return on your investment when you are out of the country. Of course, in addition there are the benefits of 24 hour security and services, along with the knowledge of what most of your running costs are going to be.
Sosua and Cabarete are home to many ex pats and snowbirds and some have chosen to make their investment in one of these international communities where they have the satisfaction of forming friendships with neighbours from a diverse range of countries. This is part of the pleasure of relocating.