The CRDG Team, led by Jim and Julian, understand that quality can never be compromised and that the secret to efficient, successful projects that fall within budget is qualified professionals, good value engineering and practical decisions, not corner cutting. Their vision, never ending enthusiasm and energy will keep them making the correct decisions that guarantee successful and profitable projects. FEDERICO MATAMOROS, President, DECISA
Coco Bay Estates in Playas del Coco
CRDG acquired 150 acres of raw land in 2005. The CRDG team designed, secured entitlements, permits, engineered, constructed and delivered over 100 residential lots both single and multi unit lots. The project includes over 5 miles of the highest quality infrastructure, including roads, underground power, water and treatment plants. Millions invested and delivered on time and on budget.
Segovia Luxury Condominiums
Located within Coco Bay Estates, our team sub-divided the property, permitted for multi-family development and completed “raw land to finished product” 33 Luxury Ocean View units. The project included a very complicated need to navigate difficult terrain in order to maximize the best ocean view units in the area. This development was featured on the popular show House Hunters International.
Coco Verde Hotel and Casino
CRDG led the acquisition of the largest commercial property located on the main street in Playas Del Coco. The team viewed this as a turnaround opportunity. CRDG successfully streamlined operations, renovated the entire facility and sold the upgraded property as planned.
The Club at Coco Bay
Located within Coco Bay Estates, this multi-milllion 10,000-foot facility opened in 2011. The CRDG team segregated the property, managed all aspects of the development from raw land to permits to completion. Today this is a fully operational private club managed day-to-day by CRDG. The club currently has over 150 members who enjoy the facilities daily. The Club is a one of kind Tennis and Fitness club that includes a gym, restaurant, yoga pavilion, beach club and one of the largest tropical pools in the region. www.theclubatcocobay.com
For those who understand the potential unfolding along Costa Rica’s Pacific coast today.
CRDG is an unparalleled resource and a reliable, long-term partner.
Costa Rica’s Pacific gold coast is the ideal setting for CRDG’s innovative resort communities and world-class amenities. These ideal residential resort properties embrace the region’s rich culture and exotic natural beauty. CRDG integrates sophisticated design with ecologically sensitive planning techniques which preserve and showcase the allure of the land, the forest, the mountains, the beaches, the views and the attraction of Costa Rica’s Guanacaste coast.
Located in Playa Ocotal, the project consists of 50 units; including one, two and three bedroom villas. CRDG spent three years resolving complex issues associated with a piece of land in a key location, including permitting, bank, trust and previous owner financial challenges. CRDG successfully resolved every issue, redesigned and re-launched the project in 2012. www.vistaocotal.com
La Montana Residential Project
La Montana is a private community situated on 320 acres adjacent to Coco Bay Estates. The CRDG team provides asset management services and has resolved several issues for the foreign hedge fund owners. CRDG is currently operating as a JV partner and has reworked the master plan, allowing for a phased approach for development, sales & marketing. www.lamontanacostarica.com
La Punta is a 30-acre peninsula located across from the Four Seasons that was purchased for $25 million in 2008. It is part of the Instituo Costarricense de Turismo (ICT) family of properties in Costa Rica requiring advanced compliance and detailed tourism related requirements. We provide asset management services and manage all aspects including the liquidation of the asset to a 3rd party in 2014.
Diamante Eco Adventure Park
Diamante is a 700 acre parcel that was sub-divided by CRDG in 2013. 100 acres of Diamante will be the future home of Diamante Eco Adventure Park – DEAP located immediately adjacent to RIU Resorts, Central America’s largest newly opened resort with over 1,300 rooms. Purchased by Varde for over $25 million in 2008, CRDG was hired in 2009 to provide asset management services for the property and purchased the property in 2014.