Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Boutique Hotel for Sale in Soufrière, St Lucia

This week we present a boutique hotel for sale in Soufrière, St Lucia set on 54 acres of land in the heart of the rain forest overlooking the Pitons - a world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most iconic views in the Caribbean.

The pool at this boutique hotel for sale overlooking St Lucia's Pitons
The pool at this boutique hotel for sale overlooking St Lucia's Pitons


Enjoying panoramic views of the Pitons and the town of Soufrière on the western coast of St Lucia, this boutique hotel features 17 guest rooms located in cottages surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens.

View of the Pitons and the Caribbean Sea
View of the Pitons and the Caribbean Sea


The resort includes a restaurant which seats up to 100 people on 3 open air balconies, 40 ft pool and owner accommodation, which, together with the guest rooms, cover just 5 of the resort's total 54 acres of land. There is therefore considerable room for development and expansion of the resort.

Overlooking prime rain forest and the towering twin volcanic peaks of the Pitons that rise majestically from the sea, this represents an opportunity to build on a well-established resort in one of the most breath-taking locations in the Caribbean.

7 Reasons to Invest in St Lucia

1. St Lucia tourism enjoying record-breaking growth with visitor arrivals in 2014 increasing 6% to approximately 340,000.

2. Easily accessible via direct international flights from the USA, Canada, the UK and various Caribbean islands, with total airlift to St Lucia increasing by 5% in 2014.

3. Powerful tourism brand which benefits from targeted promotional campaigns and the appeal of well-established events such as the St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival as well as new initiatives such as Chocolate Heritage Month.

4. Breath-taking landscape famous for its magnificent rain forest-covered mountains, the iconic Pitons, drive-through volcano, sulphur springs, numerous beautiful beaches, waterfalls and reefs.

5. A well-earned reputation for service-oriented hospitality established by hotels such as Capella, Viceroy, Sandals, LeSport, Jade Mountain and Ladera.

6. High quality amenities, infrastructure and attractions, including the marinas at Marigot Bay and Rodney Bay, shopping centers, restaurants and the St Lucia Golf Club.

7. Stable social, political and economic environment.

For more information on St Lucia, take a look at our spotlight on St Lucia real estate and the St Lucia property buyer's guide on our website.

St Lucia on the map
St Lucia on the map

Friday, 10 April 2015

Dominican Republic Real Estate - Newly Built Beachfront Condos for Sale in Samana

This week we present a limited selection of newly built 1-2 bedroom condos for sale near Las Terrenas, the Dominican Republic, located within a luxurious beachfront boutique resort.

Beachfront Condos for Sale, Samana, Dominican Republic

Located mere footsteps from a golden sand beach, these condos form part of the most exclusive boutique resort on the lush rainforest-covered Samaná Peninsula.

Condos for sale in beachfront resort near Las Terrenas, Samana, Dominican Republic
Condos for sale in beachfront resort near Las Terrenas, Samana, Dominican Republic


Arranged around tropical gardens, the condos blend minimalist design, a host of luxurious features and the ultimate in comfort. Residences open directly on to the gardens, at the heart of which are extra-long pools extending almost to the soft sands of Playa Cosón, one of the most peaceful and beautiful beaches in the Dominican Republic.

The interiors of these luxury condos for sale
The interiors of these luxury condos for sale


Owners and guests enjoy use of the resort's excellent beachfront restauarant, spa services, gym and concierge and benefit from the resort's rental program. A wide variety of high quality waterfront restaurants, bars and shops are also located 10 minutes' drive away in the nearby town of Las Terrenas - a rapidly growing tourism hub popular with European and North American visitors.

1-2 bedroom condos are available from $250,000 and a limited selection of 3-4 bedroom villas are also available from $625,000.

7 Reasons to Invest in the Dominican Republic

1. Sophisticated real estate market offering high quality properties and excellent value for money for prime beachfront real estate.

2. Very high rental income generating potential as the Caribbean's most visited tourism destination - the Dominican Republic recorded over 5 million visitors in 2014 (up 8.8% versus 2013).

3. Highly accessible destination welcoming 70+ flights per day from the USA and Europe and excellent air links with the Caribbean and South America.

4. The fastest growing economy in Latin America - the GDP of the Dominican Republic grew approximately 7% in 2014.

5. Range of tax incentives available to overseas property investors.

6. Spectacularly beautiful beaches with very high quality resorts, hotels, restauarants and world-class golf courses.

7. Stable political environment supporting sustained economic growth.

The Dominican Republic on the map
The Dominican Republic on the map


For more information on the Dominican Republic, take a look at our spotlight on Dominican Republic real estate and the Dominican Republic property buyer's guide on our website.

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Turks & Caicos Real Estate - 7 Bedroom Ultra-Luxury Home for Sale in Providenciales

This week we present one of the finest properties to come on to the TCI real estate market - a magnificent, ultra-luxurious 7 bedroom beachfront home for sale on the Turks & Caicos island of Providenciales.

Turks & Caicos ultra-luxury beachfront home for sale
Turks & Caicos ultra-luxury beachfront home for sale


This spectacular 7 bedroom beachfront property for sale is located on a private 4.57 acre peninsula enjoying panoramic views of a pristine white sand beach and impossibly turquoise blue sea.

The pool and view from this magnificent property in Providenciales
The pool and view from this magnificent property in Providenciales


Newly completed, the estate combines the personalization of a custom home with the amenities of a world-class ultra-luxury resort.

Masterfully executed on an architectural and interior design level in every sophisticated detail, the property features 1,400 ft of water frontage, private dock, tennis court, wrap-around infinity pool and fire pit.

Turks & Caicos on the map
Turks & Caicos on the map


7 Reasons to Invest in Turks & Caicos Real Estate

1. Growing real estate market which achieved a 20% increase in sales by dollar volume and 17% increase in average price in 2014.

2. Sophisticated destination with some of the Caribbean's most luxurious homes and most prestigious resorts.

3. As the Caribbean's fastest-growing tourism destination with visitor arrivals up 31.6% in 2014, the TCI offers home owners very high rental income generating potential.

4. Highly accessible destination via a 75 minute flight from Miami and a second weekly flight from London introduced by British Airways in March 2015.

5. Low tax jurisdiction with no property tax, no income tax and no capital gains tax.

6. Miles of sensational white sand beaches such as the world-famous Grace Bay Beach regularly voted the best in the world.

7. Stable British Overseas Territory with US Dollar based economy enjoying an impressive financial recovery.

For more information on the TCI, take a look at our spotlight on Turks & Caicos real estate and the Turks & Caicos property buyer's guide on our website.

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Anguilla Real Estate - One of the Island's Most Luxurious Beachfront Homes on the Market

This week we present a magnificent 10 bedroom ultra-luxury beachfront home for sale in Anguilla overlooking the Caribbean Sea at Little Harbour Bay on the southern coast of the island.

Magnificent beachfront luxury home for sale overlooking Little Harbour Bay, Anguilla
Magnificent beachfront luxury home for sale overlooking Little Harbour Bay, Anguilla


Set on 2.5 acres of landscaped grounds with 2 small private natural beaches, this opulent estate enjoys spectacular views of the turquoise Caribbean Sea and nearby St Maarten and St Barts.

The beachfront location offers spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, St Maarten and St Barts
The beachfront location offers spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, St Maarten and St Barts


The estate comprises a main house plus 2 separate guest houses featuring a total of 10 bedrooms, 2 swimming pools, tennis court, home theatre, gym and beachside Jacuzzi.

Anguilla on the map
Anguilla on the map


7 Reasons to Invest in Anguilla

1. Very high quality real estate with some of the most opulent homes in the Caribbean.

2. Prestigious tourist destination offering home owners very high rental income generating potential.

3. Quiet, low key, laid back and very private.

4. No income tax, capital gains tax, estate tax or any other form of direct taxation.

5. 33 pristine, powder-soft white sand beaches considered some of the best in the world.

6. 100+ restaurants, golf course and sailing facilities.

7. Near perfect weather.

For more information, take a look at our spotlight on Anguilla real estate and our Anguilla property buyer's guide on our website.

Monday, 16 February 2015

Magnificent 4 Bedroom Home for Sale in Lurin, St Barts

This week we present a magnificent 4 bedroom home for sale in Lurin, St Barts with panoramic view of St Jean Bay.

Beautiful home for sale in Lurin, St Barts
Beautiful home for sale in Lurin, St Barts


Beautifully situated high in the hills of Lurin, St Barts, this luxurious Colonial-style home offers sweeping sea views.

The property features 4 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms and outdoor showers, plus spacious living and dining rooms. Large windows and doors open on to an elegant covered terrace and two tiered infinity edge swimming pool with panoramic views of the coastline and the sea.

Bedroom with sea view from this prime piece of St Barts real estate
Bedroom with sea view from this prime piece of St Barts real estate


Set in lush, beautifully manicured gardens filled with tropical plants and a serene lily pond, the grounds also include a tranquil Balinese-style gazebo and BBQ area.

7 Reasons to Invest in St Barts Real Estate

1. Strong, highly desirable real estate market with average prices now exceeding pre-2008 levels.

2. Current weakness of the Euro versus the Dollar and Pound offering buyers a great opportunity.

3. No restrictions on foreign nationals purchasing property.

4. No annual real estate tax.

5. Very high rental income generating potential due to the prestigious nature of the island's luxury tourism sector.

6. Dramatic natural beauty and outstanding beaches considered among the best in the world.

7. Wide range of entertainment options from glamorous boutiques to gourmet restaurants.

For more information on St Barts, take a look at our spotlight on the St Barts real estate and the buyer's guide to St Barts on our website.

St Barts on the map
St Barts on the map