The Town of Scotia is a privately owned community of approximately 270 homes in the unincorporated portions of Humboldt County, CA. The Scotia community today is owned by the Town of Scotia Company, LLC, which is held by an investment group. Separately, Mendocino-Humboldt Redwoods Company owns and operates a portion of the lumber mill property in Scotia and manages its Redwood forest resources in the surrounding mountains.
The Town of Scotia Company is repositioning its Scotia residential and associated commercial properties for sale. The 270 homes have been subdivided into separate individual lots, each with a home that will be sold to existing tenants and other interested owner occupied buyers. The subdivision development includes new water, sewer, storm drains and utilities with new paved streets. Contact us with any further questions you might have and come see what Scotia Living is all about. If you desire, a direct contact can be made through Doug McCorkle, Real Estate Marketing Director, at 707-764-4383.
Real Estate Marketing Director, Town of Scotia
Doug McCorkle is the Real Estate Marketing Director for the Town of Scotia Company, LLC. His focus is to educate and support Scotia residents and other potential buyers regarding their interests in owning a home in Scotia and the many affordable housing finance programs available in today’s low interest rate loan market. As the Company completes the development of Scotia, potential buyers can contact Doug regarding on opportunities to own a home in one of our new neighborhoods. Doug looks forward to working with all interested home buyers as these historic residences become available.
Doug comes to Scotia after a long career in real estate development and construction combined with recent experiences in real estate finance and investment banking. He is a former US Naval Officer in the Navy Civil Engineer Corps with experience in project management and public works administration. In his diverse private career, he has managed a home building company, mountain resorts and bank real estate portfolios.
Frank Shaw Bacik
President & Director of Legal Affairs, Town of Scotia, LLC
Frank Shaw Bacik is currently the President and Director of Legal Affairs for the Town of Scotia Company LLC, which owns all the residential and several commercial properties in Scotia, Fortuna and Carlotta, CA. All the properties are located in Northern California’s Humboldt County. In addition, Frank has continued his law practice specializing in natural resource management, land-use planning and real estate development, environmental impact review and related regulatory, administrative and government agency permitting issues.
Prior to assuming the responsibilities of President, Frank served as the Vice President and General Counsel for The Pacific Lumber Company (PALCO) and several affiliated timberland management, natural resources and forest products manufacturing companies, all located in Humboldt County.
In his private law practice, he has represented and counseled clients in a wide range of successful land-use projects, both in planning and implementation stages, as well as through administrative, trial, and appellate litigation in the California State and federal courts. Mr. Bacik is considered a specialist in California Forestry Law and Regulation, as well as endangered species protection, habitat conservation planning, surface mining and reclamation, coastal development permitting, and in matters regarding compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the California Subdivision Map Act, the California Coastal Act, the Federal Clean Water and Clean Air Acts, the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and State and Federal Endangered Species Acts (ESAs).