Tag Archives: Jamaica real estate

Swapping homes?

 Whatever next you’re thinking but don’t panic…it’s just another trend!!  Not “wife swapping” this time, but home swapping. In Jamaican parlance, we would say:  “a di lick”!!  Okay, “it’s the latest thing” in a manner of speaking: the latest that … Continue reading

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Affordable Real Estate? Affordable Living? Is there such a thing?

Downsizing, cutting corners, call it what you will but, every year after the dreaded Annual Budget, we all try and find ways of ‘affordable living’. One thing remains constant; when it comes to Jamaica real estate (like most Caribbean property) … Continue reading

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Purchasing Jamaica Real Estate from Afar…

There must be something about this country Jamaica, because it still attracts holiday homes for the rich and famous with the likes of supermodel Naomi Campbell; actress Jane Seymour, rock star Keith Richards and couture designer, Ralph Lauren being amongst … Continue reading

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First Time Home Buyers – Do’s and Don’t’s

If you have already spent hours weighing up all the pros and cons of taking the plunge and investing in real estate in Jamaica, and that all important purchase of your very first home, that in itself is a major … Continue reading

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Flipping Jamaica Real Estate

Can you flip Jamaica Real Estate? Of course you can, property in Jamaica is no different from anywhere else, you apply the same principles.  The idea is to make a quick turn around, and as much cash as possible. Try … Continue reading

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Jamaican Real Estate Market

How long is too long, to have your property on the market? Maybe the question should be – How long do you want your property on the market! On average Jamaica real estate is on the market for 3 – … Continue reading

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Buying Property in Jamaica – An Investment Guide

By Colin Scott Most times, investors are not aware that the buying property in Jamaica is not as simple as buying some new furniture or motor vehicle.It is a complex matter and could take an individual a long time to finalize … Continue reading

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