Wednesday, 15 July 2015

Relax in Roatan - Luxury Beachfront Real Estate in the Bay Islands

This week we present a luxury home for sale on Roatan in the Bay Islands in the western Caribbean located within a beachfront community with a Pete Dye championship 18-hole golf course.

Luxury homes for sale on Roatan overlooking the beach
Luxury homes for sale on Roatan overlooking the beach


Located on the quiet island of Roatan - widely considered to be one of the best diving destinations in the Caribbean - this luxury home is situated within the most exclusive resort on the island.

The property is beautifully finished throughout with Honduran mahogany and travertine marble and features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, spacious indoor and outdoor living and dining areas and a private infinity edge pool overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

Homes with infinity pool and beautiful sea views on Roatan
Homes with infinity pool and beautiful sea views on Roatan


The resort is located in a prime beachfront location and owners benefit from use of an 18-hole championship golf course, beach club, spa and diving facilities.

7 Reasons to Invest in Roatan

1. Emerging real estate market with property prices for beachfront homes lower than many other comparable destination in the Caribbean.

2. Low cost of living ideal for vacations, relocation or retirement in the sunshine.

3. Growing tourism market (recently voted one of TripAdvisor's top islands in the world) which is expected to stimulate the real estate sector.

4. One of the best diving, snorkelling and fishing destinations in the Caribbean with over 50 world-class dive sites teeming with a kaleidoscope of marine life.

5. Excellent golf facilities including an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Pete Dye.

6. One of the Caribbean's best kept secrets - quiet and peaceful with dreamy white sand beaches.

7. Direct international flights to Roatan's Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Manuel Gálvez from various cities in the USA and Canada, including Atlanta, Dallas and Miami.

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

Roatan on the map
Roatan on the map

Friday, 3 July 2015

Picturesque Puerto Rico - 3 Bedroom Penthouse Condo for Sale in Rio Grande

This week we present a 3 bedroom luxury penthouse condo for sale in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico located within one of the most prestigious beachfront communities on the northern coast of the island.

Luxury penthouse condo for sale in Puerto Rico - interior
Luxury penthouse condo for sale in Puerto Rico - interior


Located in Rio Grande just 30 minutes' drive from San Juan's International Airport, this luxury condo is located within a prestigious beach and golf community and enjoys views of the golf course, forest, ocean and mountains in the distance.

The condo features 3 bedrooms and a spacious open plan great room with contemporary kitchen and stunningly designed living and dining areas.

The location - one of Puerto Rico's most prestigious beach and golf resorts
The location - one of Puerto Rico's most prestigious beach and golf resorts


Benefiting from access to all the amenities of a world class luxury resort on a 2 mile stretch of sandy beach, this condo would be ideal for family vacations in the sunshine or as a comfortable home for buyers looking to relocate and enjoy the benefits of Puerto Rico.

A selection of other 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom and 3 bedroom penthouse condo residences are also available in this magnificent community.

7 Reasons to Invest in Puerto Rico

1. Range of tax incentives introduced in 2012 to lure high net worth investors to the Caribbean island.

2. The security of being a territory of the USA with an American legal framework and a US Dollar based economy.

3. Easy access from the USA to San Juan International Airport via a 2.5 hour direct flight from Miami or a 3.5 hour flight from New York.

4. Fantastic lifestyle with year-round sunshine, world class hotels hugging 270 miles of coastline and 23 golf courses designed by the leading lights of the golfing world including Robert Trent Jones, Greg Norman, Tom Kite and George Fazio.

5. Billions of dollars of investment pouring in to hotel and resort upgrades and improvements.

6. Sophisticated infrastructure with the busiest airport in the Caribbean, a state of the art port and good quality roads.

7. Breath-taking attractions, including the world's brightest bioluminescent bay on Vieques, beautiful beaches on Culebra, the El Yunque rainforest and historical Old San Juan (a UNESCO World Heritage site).

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

Puerto Rico on the map
Puerto Rico on the map

Friday, 19 June 2015

Balmy Bahamas - Luxury Condos for Sale in Great Exuma

This week we present a selection of luxury condos for sale in a prestigious beachfront community on Great Exuma in The Bahamas.

Waterfront homes for sale on Great Exuma
Waterfront homes for sale on Great Exuma


Located in Exuma in the Out Islands of The Bahamas, these luxury condominiums are located in a community overlooking a white sand beach and the turquoise ocean which enjoys access to a pool, golf course and mega yacht marina.

Buyers can choose from 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom and 2 bedroom penthouse residences.

All the apartments feature luxurious touches including marble bathrooms, granite countertops in the kitchen and a range of high quality appliances.

The condo interiors feature luxurious touches
The condo interiors feature luxurious touches


Benefiting from a property management and income generating rental program, exemption from property taxes, a reciprocity program and easy access via short direct flights from the USA and Canada, these condos would make the perfect vacation retreat, retirement home or investment.

7 Reasons to Invest in The Bahamas

1. 700 jaw-droppingly beautiful beach-fringed islands dotted in the sparkling turquoise Atlantic Ocean.

2. Highly attractive tax incentives, such as freedom from income tax, VAT, inheritance tax and capital gains tax.

3. Sophisticated, stable real estate market with a wide variety of waterfront homes available from affordable to ultra-luxury with the option of applying for permanent residency.

4. Growing tourism sector providing income generating potential for property owners that choose to rent their homes to visitors - Over 1.4 million tourists visited The Bahamas in 2014, representing a 4.2% increase on the previous year.

5. Short, direct international flights from the USA and Canada to various airports in The Bahamas including Nassau, Great Exuma and Grand Bahama.

6. A dream destination for beach lovers, yachting enthusiasts and fans of all kinds of water sports.

7. World-class resorts, golf courses, restaurants, spas, shopping and casinos to keep you entertained day and night.

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

Great Exuma, Bahamas on the map
Great Exuma, Bahamas on the map

Monday, 1 June 2015

3 Bedroom Beachfront Home for Sale on Turtle Beach, St Kitts

This week we present a 3 bedroom beachfront home for sale in St Kitts with strong rental history overlooking Turtle Beach at the extreme end of the Southeast Peninsula of St Kitts.

Beachfront home for sale overlooking Turtle Beach, St Kitts
Beachfront home for sale overlooking Turtle Beach, St Kitts


Set on approximately three quarters of an acre of grounds just footsteps from Turtle Beach on St Kitts' Southeast Peninsula, this property represents an opportunity to acquire a traditional Caribbean-style beach house with an extremely strong track record as a rental property.

View of Turtle Beach, St Kitts and the neighbouring island of Nevis
View of Turtle Beach, St Kitts and the neighbouring island of Nevis


The beach house features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, an Italian kitchen, spacious indoor and outdoor living and dining areas and planning permission in place for an extension.

The pool and view
The pool and view


With its own private pool, beautiful views of the neighbouring island of Nevis and proximity to a beach famous for snorkeling and kite surfing, this beachfront home would make the perfect vacation retreat or an investment which has succeeded in delivering an average gross rental income of approximately 10% per annum.

7 Reasons to Invest in St Kitts & Nevis

1. Well established Citizenship by Investment program offering the tax and travel benefits of full citizenship in exchange for an investment of at least $400,000 USD in real estate.

2. Highly attractive tax incentives - freedom from income tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax and gift tax.

3. Flourishing real estate sector stimulated by the Citizenship by Investment program offering high quality luxury homes, beachfront apartments and hotel suites.

4. Growing tourism sector providing income generating potential for property owners that choose to offer their homes for rental - Over 100,000 tourists visited St Kitts & Nevis in 2013, representing a 3.2% increase on the previous year.

5. Direct international flights to St Kitts from the USA and the UK and flights to Nevis via San Juan (Puerto Rico) or St Maarten.

6. Beautiful beaches, rainforests, volcanic springs, waterfalls and fascinating historical sites to explore.

7. World-class resorts, golf courses, restaurants and spas to keep you entertained.

St Kitts on the map
St Kitts on the map


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

Monday, 18 May 2015

Luxury Beachfront Home for Sale in Fryes Beach, Antigua

This week we present a 4 bedroom luxury beachfront home for sale in Antigua which is eligible for Antigua's Citizenship by Investment Program.

Luxury beachfront home for sale in Antigua
Luxury beachfront home for sale in Antigua


From its elevated position atop a bluff on the western coast of Antigua, this luxuriously appointed contemporary property boasts magnificent views of the white sands of Fryes Beach and Darkwood Beach and the turquoise water of the Caribbean Sea.

Striking contemporary features at this Antigua property with views of the Caribbean Sea
Striking contemporary features at this Antigua property with views of the Caribbean Sea


Exteriors and interiors have been designed in a striking, contemporary style using natural wood and stone, with spacious outdoor terraces, private pool and gazebo making the most of the spectacular location.

Located within a boutique resort, this residences will enjoy use of a range of various amenities, including a beach club, restaurant and spa.

7 Reasons to Invest in Antigua Real Estate

1. Real estate market stimulated by a recently introduced Citizenship by Investment Program and brand new airport terminal which is scheduled to open later in 2015.

2. High rental income generating potential as a well established tourism destination which attracted approximately a quarter of a million visitors in 2014, representing an increase of 2.5% on the previous year.

3. One of the most accessible destinations in the Caribbean with direct international flights to Antigua from Europe, the USA and Canada and new routes to Antigua being introduced in 2015 by airlines such as JetBlue.

4. Over $1 billion (USD) of tourism related projects in the pipeline in Antigua in locations including Guiana Island and Pearns Point.

5. Home to some of the Caribbean's top hotels and 365 spectacular white sand beaches - a different beach to explore for every day of the year.

6. Strong track record in attracting investment from celebrity investors such as Eric Clapton, Giorgio Armani and Robert de Niro.

7. World-famous yachting destination with the largest man-made marina in the Eastern Caribbean and annual events such as Antigua Sailing Week.

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

Antigua on the map
Antigua on the map