Category: Reale Estate News

All NHT first-time applicants can now get $5.5-million loan

ALL first-time applicants for mortgages from the National Housing Trust (NHT) should now be able to access the full loan ceiling of $5.5 million, regardless of the age of the homes they are purchasing. Effective yesterday, the policy changes to the NHT’s individual loan limit will enable eligible contributors to access the full amount to…

Come Home to Berkshire Court

Welcome to Berkshire Court. These duplex two bedroom units are located in Spanish Town, along the northwestern section of the Brunswick Avenue, 2KM Northwest of the Spanish Town Center. With lot sizes of 2,906 – 3875 sq. ft. and unit size of 720 sq. ft, these units are designed with timber frame roof, ceramic floor tiles,…

Government to sell lands in St. Catherine

APPROXIMATELY 427 acres of idle lands located in St Catherine are to be converted for commercial and residential purposes. This follows Cabinet’s approval of the sale of the lands by SCJ Holdings Limited. Minister of Education, Youth and Information Senator Ruel Reid made the disclosure during a post-Cabinet press briefing at Jamaica House on June…

Nashville, St. Mary Application Results

Nashville, St. Mary Application Results The National Housing Trust is pleased to publish the names of 32 persons shortlisted to be interviewed for loans to buy two-bedroom houses at Nashville, St. Mary. Please note that this is a selection for interviews only and is not a guarantee of a loan. Applicants were shortlisted and assigned…

JP Moving House To Kingston Waterfront

Jamaica Producers Group (JP) is pulling out of New Kingston, where its corporate headquarters has resided for more than three decades, and will be setting up operations near the wharf on the Kingston waterfront. The move, planned for October 1, follows the sale of its current headquarters, Producers House at 6 Oxford Road, nearly two…

Waterloo Commercial Complex Set For July

Developer Eddie Azan is moving ahead with a new commercial complex which will rest on the old cholera grounds at the intersection of Waterloo Road and West Kings House Road in Kingston. Hugo Matthews of Virtuoso Architects said on Friday that ground will be broken on the project in July and that construction will last…

Rein in excitement over Tesla’s solar roof

Electric automaker and renewable energy company Tesla Inc launched its solar roof with combined Powerwall battery system last week, and everyone got very excited. It is an innovative technology that will revolutionise the solar industry, especially as more companies start to produce their own solar roofs. But how excited should we be in Jamaica?At Solar…

Portmore to get New council building

Portmore to get New council building LOCAL Government and Community Development Minister Desmond McKenzie Wednesday signed a $90-million contract with HDB Construction Limited, to facilitate a modern administrative building for the Portmore Municipal Corporation.The construction of the official municipal building for Portmore was one of the commitments given by Minister McKenzie in his contribution to…

NHT Nashville St. Mary Application

Live your Dream, At Serene Nashville The National Housing Trust invites qualified contributors living and/or working in St. Mary, to apply for 32 detached two bedroom units at Nashville Phase 2, a housing development just 1km southeast of the Highgate Town Centre. Cool temperatures, lush vegetation and peaceful environs make Nashville a delightful location to…

85 More Housing Solutions for Longville Park

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, broke ground on April 28 for the construction of 85 housing solutions in Phase 2A of the Longville Park Housing Development, in Clarendon. The project, to consist of 43 studio units and 42 serviced lots, will be developed by the National Housing Trust (NHT), at a cost of…