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What to Expect when Building your own Home on Bequia

Planning and building your own home is a daunting experience, but also an incredibly exciting and rewarding one. This will explore the basic and most vital aspects of the process. The first and most important aspect to consider is budget. All real estate experts will advise...

Income Potential of a Holiday Rental on Bequia

According to MRI Property International, 24 million of us dream of purchasing land and property overseas. Despite the huge popularity for holiday homes however, only 15% of us would consider renting it out to make a financial return on the property when they’re not there. But an...

Day to Day Life in Bequia

  Bequia Island is smaller than most Caribbean islands and consequently has much more of a community atmosphere where everyone is friendly. There is a big expat community here too which is mainly made up of people from the UK and Canada, but also from USA, Germany and...

Buying a Second Home in Bequia

Musing over the idea of having an island home in the tropics is surely familiar to most of us, but how many of us actually turn this dream into a reality? Well, the most popular group to purchase properties in Bequia, and other Caribbean islands, are families where their children...

The Pros & Cons of Building your own Home

Building your own home means you are getting exactly what you want, something bespoke and specific to your needs which is brand new. It will be maintenance free for a few years and the property will meet your exact requirements in style, size and position. Not only are you...

Iguana Rock: Home for Sale

A sensational four-bedroom property with infinity pool for sale on the perfect Caribbean island. The breath-taking views of Mustique and The Grenadines, together with spacious rooms, a sun-kissed climate and anoutdoor style of living gives ‘Iguana Rock’ a feel good factor from...

Flavours of Bequia

Most visitors to the island are pleasantly surprised at how great and varied the food is in Bequia! Almost any food you could dream of is available here, as well as a vast array of unusual and unique tastes and textures that are sure to blow your taste buds away! Local dishes, as...

Thinking Inside the Box – What to take & what to buy locally

When relocating either permanently or just the essentials for a second home to Bequia here are a few tips and advice on the practicalities: Shipping is easy. Any size box or package can be sent to Geest in Southampton in the UK. Geest load whatever you need into containers and...

Let’s Talk Taxes

Talking taxes isn’t likely to be top of your list when thinking about something as exciting as buying a new home in a different country, however taking into consideration financial and practical elements such as taxes is vital for your new adventure to run smoothly. Our aim here...
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