For British couple the Mercers, holidays at their beach pad in Barbados will be even more enjoyable than first anticipated thanks to the savings they made when they bought their property earlier this year.

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Cool Bahamas!

Posted Thursday, September 20th, 2012 in Articles by Overseas Editor | Tags: ,

Internationally renowned for stunning beaches and azure blue waters – as well as being the hang-out of the rich and famous – the Bahamas, a former British colony, is an extensive chain of 700 islands bordered by Florida and other….read more »

Former England skipper Andrew Strauss is looking forward to catching beach balls rather than cricket balls now that he has resigned from professional cricket and his second home in the Caribbean is nearing completion.

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Eager for a slice of Antigua?

Posted Friday, June 1st, 2012 in Articles by Anthony Strachan | Tags: ,

Ask any Antiguan what their island has to offer and the first thing that they’ll say is that they have 365 beaches – one for each day of the year!

Team that with an idyllic tropical climate, clear blue sea and….read more »

Where to buy in St Lucia

Posted Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 in Articles by Anthony Strachan | Tags: ,

It seems that no topic is dominating the dinner tables of St Lucia residents and expats as much as the impending implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) due to come in to force on the Caribbean island this September.

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The increased popularity of the Dominican Republic has caught the eye of property investors looking to cash in on the well-loved island, according to a recent report by leading travel operator Hayes and Jarvis.

The report reveals that there has been….read more »

New Visas for Caribbean Country

Posted Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 in Articles by Aimee Valaitis | Tags:

Following a new statement from the Home Affairs Minister for Guyana, all travellers to the Caribbean country will be issued with a visa upon entry to the country. There will be four new types of visa offered to visitors –….read more »

There is little doubt that 2011 has been a testing year for the overseas property market. Without doubt there have been some incredible bargains to be found in locations across the globe, but the progress that could have been made….read more »

Jamaica pledges to become a republic

Posted Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 in Articles by Aimee Valaitis | Tags:

The country of Jamaica has “plans” for big changes – it has stated an intention to become a republic. Newly elected Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has pledged to change the country to a republic from a monarchy. This would….read more »

A senSIPPle investment in the Caribbean?

Posted Friday, December 30th, 2011 in Articles by Chris Please | Tags: ,

Rising occupancy levels in Caribbean resorts are making them popular with investors looking for an alternative to poorly performing pension funds.

There has been a recent surge in interest for SIPP approved property in the Caribbean, a UK based property agency….read more »