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2019 Tax Cuts Boost the Jamaican Real Estate Industry
On 7 March 2019, the Jamaican Minister of Finance and the Public Service (i.
Apr 10, 2019
Reduce Energy Usage at Home
As a boy I learned from my parents how to reduce energy in our home.
Mar 7, 2019
How to make money from Jamaican real estate?
Simply put, if you want to make money from real estate in Jamaica or anywhere else in the world, you either need to buy property first or act as a broker for a property deal, unless of course you’re inherited one.
Jan 6, 2019
Don't Get Caught - Perform a Title Search Before Buying a Jamaican Property For Sale
Interested in buying a particular Jamaican property for sale? Before you make a bid at an auction, negotiate a price, or hand over any money, don’t forget to complete a title search.
Dec 23, 2018
6 Actions to Minimize the Amount and Weight of Kitchen Waste
How often do you remove kitchen waste from the home? Garbage has a way of piling up quickly.
Nov 27, 2018
4 Ways to Vet Prospective Property Buyers
If you are selling real estate in Jamaica, especially one that attracts a lot of interest, you could find yourself bombarded with calls from individuals who want to take a closer look at the property.
Mar 17, 2018
Today is the 29th Anniversary of Hurricane Gilbert
Do you remember hurricane Sandy? We in Jamaica got away with that one, now didn’t we? That was not the case with Hurricane Gilbert on September 12, 1988 and Hurricane Ivan on September 11 - 12, 2004.
Sep 12, 2017
Inspired Design: Architectural Design in Ibiza
In Jamaica, we could learn a lot from Ibicenco design.
Aug 19, 2017
New Property Developments In Montego Bay
If you’re looking for newly built houses in Montego Bay, St.
Aug 10, 2017
Comparison of Mortgage Rates in Jamaica for Purchasing a Home
Interested in buying a new home? Want to know which financial institutions are offering the best mortgage rates in Jamaica today? We did.
Aug 1, 2017
Additional Benefits for NHT Contributors starting July 2017
As part of the government's efforts to improve the Jamaican real estate market by making property ownership easier for Jamaicans, Prime Minister, the Most Honourable Andrew Holness, had announced further policy changes that will benefit contributors to the the National Housing Trust (NHT).
Jul 20, 2017
The Best Places To Live In Kingston and St Andrew
When I first moved to Kingston, I had a difficult time trying to find an affordable and yet relatively safe place where I could live.
Jul 11, 2017
How to Avoid Rental Property Scams: 9 Common Red Flags
Are you looking at properties for rent? If so, watch out for persons who only want to take advantage of your desire to find somewhere decent to live.
Jun 24, 2017
Inspired Renovation: Concrete Interiors
Renovating your home or building a new house? Want to create a stunning room with a modern twist? Here's another of our articles that we hope you find inspiring as you make your plans.
Jun 11, 2017
Prepare Now for the Hurricane Season
Since 1986, I have learned a lot about how to prepare for a hurricane, as I believe is the case for many of us who experienced Hurricane Gilbert or were devastated by Hurricane Ivan, another hurricane, or even the recent floods that hit Jamaica in May of this year.
Jun 2, 2017
How to Save for a House on a Low Income
How to save enough money to purchase a new home when you’re on a low income is hard.
May 26, 2017
Inspired Renovation: Compact Apartment in Ukraine
Are you planning to renovate a compact apartment? Are you into architecture, interior design or renovations? Looking for inspirations? From today we'll be publishing any articles we find on the internet that we think could be an inspiration to you.
May 9, 2017
New Jamaican Property Tax Regime starts today on April 1
Starting today, there will be some major changes with regard to how property taxes are calculated in Jamaica.
Apr 1, 2017
8 Successful Strategies for Finding the Right Price for a Rental Property
Setting a fair price for your rental property can be a bit tricky at times, especially for those new to renting who tend be a be a bit uncertain.
Jul 13, 2016
Photo Quality Helps Real Estate Sales
Since the launch of Nohuts.
Jun 15, 2016
Reduced Mortgage Interest Rates announced for Jamaica effective July 2016
During the reading of the budget, practically everyone in Jamaica was focused on the debate to hear what the government had to say about the January 2016 election promise to increase the income tax threshold to $1.
May 27, 2016
How can you reduce your water bill?
Living in Jamaica, our water bill is the one utility bill we find the most challenging to keep low.
Mar 7, 2016
10 Ways to Reduce the Vacancy Rate of Your Rental Property
Renting out a property in Jamaica? You’re not the only one.
Feb 29, 2016
Create a Great Property Advert that Sells
It’s time to sell or rent your property in Jamaica and you’ve done your homework.
Feb 8, 2016