Category: Reale Estate News

Keller Williams, has awarded a permit to St Ann-based Meldam Realty

The world’s largest real-estate franchise, Keller Williams, has awarded a permit to St Ann-based Meldam Realty to operate to operate offices in Jamaica under the American-based company’s name. Chief executive officer of Meldam, Rory Marsh, said the company will serve as the regional operating principal of KW Jamaica. Meldam will rebrand into a Keller Williams…

NHT Properties for sale

NHT Properties for sale Our list of properties includes our Scheme Units that have been completed and are now for sale, as well as our Private Treaty properties that have been previously put to Public Auction and are still up for sale.   View NHT Properties for sale

Jamaica Property Tax Rates 2017

The value bands and reduced tax rates are now as follows: Values up to $400,000 is $1000 The next $400,001 to $800,000 is 0.50% The next $800,001 to $1,500,000 is 0.55% The next $1,500,001 to $3,000,000 is 0.60% The next $3,000,001 to $4,500,000 is 0.65% The next $4,500,001 to $7,000,000 is 0.70% The next $$7,000,001…

The Estuary at Friendship Application Results

The Estuary at Friendship Application Results The National Housing Trust is pleased to publish the names of 1425 persons short-listed to be interviewed for loans for units in The Estuary at Friendship scheme in St James. Selectees were short-listed and assigned points based on their years of contribution to the Trust and their incomes. Please…

The Estuary, St James

Welcome to The Estuary. These beautiful detached one bedroom units will be located in Friendship, St James, 5 kilometers south of Montego Bay, and in close proximity to the communities of Irwin Estate and WICHON’s “The Meadows of Irwin”. With a lot size of 2,800 sq. ft. (min.)/(260 sq. m), these 380 sq. ft. units have social…

Property Tax Rates change come April 1, 2017

—KINGSTON, Jamaica — Come April 1, the property tax rate is to be reduced to 0.8 per cent with a cap at 1.3 per cent down from the current range of 1.5 per cent to two per cent. According to Finance Minister Audley Shaw, the reduced rate will see over 272, 000 property owners benefitting…

GK headquarters project to hire 150 locals

The site where the new GK Headquarters will be developed at Harbour Street, Kingston, is ready for construction to begin. The new headquarters for food and financial services conglomerate GraceKennedy Limited (GK) will provide 180 mostly local jobs during its construction, which has been hired out to a Chinese contractor. China Sinopharm International Corporation (CSIC)…

Improved Sewage Treatment Facilities for Some 200,000 Portmore Residents

Story Highlights The National Water Commission (NWC) has commenced operations for the transfer of effluent from the Portmore sewage pumping stations to the Soapberry Wastewater Treatment Plant in St. Catherine. Under the project, which commenced in 2014, five wastewater treatment plants at Independence City, Bridgeport, Hamilton Gardens, and Caymanas Gardens, which were in disrepair, were…