Work From Home: Dominican Republic Edition

Work From Home: Dominican Republic Edition

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Life during the lockdown opened many opportunities for employees to work from home. Individuals have gotten accustomed to having more flexibility in their schedules as their day-to-day life became easier to manage when working from home. In fact, many have chosen to continue working from home over working in the office post-lockdown as they found that their stress levels have decreased. While some found comfort in working at home in their city, others sought out more adventurous places to keep their days stimulated and fun! Read on to learn more about upgrading your work-from-home office to an exciting work-from-home environment! 

Explore The World

Why work in a small home office when you can enjoy your morning on a luxurious balcony, basking in the sun with a fresh cup of coffee as your office overlooks a beautiful view? Working from home does not have to be constraining; you have the opportunity to explore the world while you’re still at work! You have the option of going for a quick swim in the ocean right after work or even heading over to the mountains during the weekend! If you’re tired of a tight office space and looking for an expansion, the Dominican Republic is the place for you and here’s why:

1. Suitable Time Difference

Before deciding on working from home in another country, you must first consider the time difference. While there are many countries that offer fantastic weather, beautiful scenery and many adventures, they might be on the other side of the world! Granted, you can work from anywhere in the world, but if you’re in a completely opposite time zone, you might end up working all night and sleeping all day. You won’t get to enjoy your days and might even suffer from extreme sleep deprivation throughout your stay.

With that said, not all tropical countries are far from North America. You can work from home in the Dominican Republic and only experience a 3-4 hour time difference! You can easily integrate your working hours throughout the day in the Dominican Republic without experiencing a reversed sleep schedule.

2. Simple Visa/Permit Process

Unlike other countries, the visa and permit process is quite simple in the Dominican Republic. There are currently three types of visas you can apply to if you’re planning to work from home in the Dominican Republic: entry for 60 days, multiple entries for one year (max. two consecutive months at a time) or a full business visa that is issued for up to one year.

The process of getting a visa is straightforward, regardless of how long you plan to work from home in the Dominican Republic. If you’re looking to work from home in the Dominican Republic for more than two months, you will need to apply for a temporary residency permit for work purposes. Similar to the visa process, residency permits are also relatively easy to obtain and allow you to have the same rights as a legal Dominican Republic citizen under the Labor Code. 

3. Beautiful Tropical Weather All Year Round

If you’re working in North America, you probably understand how unforgiving cold winter months can be. Whether you’re working from home or going into the office, you won’t be able to avoid the chilly mornings or the frosty nights. Wouldn’t you rather wake up to the sun rays illuminating your window and enjoy the cool tropical breeze as you grab your morning coffee on the terrace?

With beautiful sunny weather all year round in the Dominican Republic, you can enjoy more than 12 hours of sunlight every day! With the DR’s stunning topography, beautiful beaches and large mountains, you’ll enjoy working there no matter where you are! Whether you’re staying at a hotel, Airbnb or in your personal luxury villa, you will be living in paradise! 

Ready To Make The Move?

Ditch the cold and move to paradise today! Contact Casa Linda to learn more about moving to the Dominican Republic and finding the perfect property for you! 

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Consider Working From The Dominican Republic

Consider Working From The Dominican Republic

Your Perfect Villa

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The current pandemic has changed many aspects of our lives. Going out, mingling with people and doing your day-to-day activities has been halted for quite some time. Since 2020, it has been advised to avoid crowded places, isolate yourself and work from home to maintain social distancing. 

However, working from home (WFH) has made people feel alienated, lonely, and estranged in their own homes. In order to keep their mental and emotional well-being healthy, many have resorted to moving to warmer, sunnier countries with large landscapes and beautiful scenery. The Dominican Republic has been home to many expatriates these past few years, offering sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and delicious cuisines. Discover a few benefits of WFH in the Dominican Republic below! 

Social Distancing Done Right

Picture this, you’re up for your 9-5 job, but instead of rolling out of bed and barely making it to your working desk, you will step out onto a beautiful yard filled with luscious green trees and birds chirping in the background as you set up your laptop onto the patio, facing an enormous pool with the sun shining onto your face. Does it sound like paradise? Well, it sure is. Residential villas with Casa Linda are fully equipped to make your day as relaxing and heavenly as possible. You can now practice social distancing in your own home without feeling trapped in a 4×4 box all day long. 

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Don’t Hold on to The Past.

Most companies have mandated WFH and several countries still have restrictions and lockdowns in place. It is still undecided as to whether these measures will remain permanent or temporary. So why hang on the hope that you might be able to roam around freely, meet your family and friends without restrictions or simply enjoy a cocktail without a curfew? 

Moving to the Dominican is not only a sunny getaway; it’s a lifestyle you will enjoy. You can enjoy the relaxing beach vibes all year round with your family and even make friends with the members of our expatriate community. The DR Has excellent international schools catered to kids from age three to high school. Both American and Canadian curriculums are followed and taught in the English Language. You can fully own real estate in the DR and insure your property and vehicle as you would in North America. Healthcare is affordable and can be purchased from local companies, offering world-class medicine and English-speaking doctors/specialists.

It’s Time For A Change

If you are interested in relocating to the Dominican Republic to WFH and enjoying a better lifestyle, contact Casa Linda today and learn more about our custom-built luxury villas. 

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