St.Martin St. Maarten Real Estate

As real estate developers constantly invest fortunes into St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate, St. Martin/St. Maarten continues to be a number one real estate and investment hub, providing endless opportunities for resorts, hotels and villas, as well as homes and residential developments. Beaches, progressive legislation, a favorable fiscal regime and an investor friendly environment are some of the advantages that St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate has working in its favor.

Real estate in St. Martin/St. Maarten promises exciting possibilities for investors and potential home owners. Business people are able to carry through with their investment ideas to open restaurants, bars, casinos and businesses, whether this may involve purchasing prime land or purchasing an already existing building or business for further development. St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate also presents endless investment opportunities because of the island’s tourism industry which creates the need for ancillary hospitality and entertainment services. This opens up doors for St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate acquisitions for wedding planning, translation, baby sitting, cleaning, taxi and tour services in providing an complete and wholesome experience for visitors. Similarly, other business initiatives may be taken up by professionals like accountants, interior designers, asset managers and lawyers may take on St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate projects in areas like tax and asset management, financial planning and interior designing to provide investors with readily available professional ancillary services that could ensure the success of their St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate projects.

Services complementing for real estate in St. Martin/St. Maarten are enhanced by the fact that St. Martin/St. Maarten has a rich cultural background and a wide pool of professionals from across Europe, Asia, North American and the Caribbean who add to the tastes and ideas that can be integrated into St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate projects. This makes it possible to cover a wide range of possibilities in terms of, for example, establishing Mexican, Asian, West Indian, Italian restaurants, and Moroccan, Creole, corporate Dutch, French and American architectural designs.

Furthermore, Europeans and people of other nationalities who travel to the island for St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate have the comfort of knowing that many of the professionals that are based on the island or operate there are European or American trained and work according to standards established in Europe because of St. Martin/St. Maarten’s ties with the Kingdom of the Netherlands and France. The laws of St. Martin/St. Maarten are also based on European law, and therefore legal procedures are similar to those of Europe and make the transition process from Europe to St. Martin/St. Maarten relatively seamless. The same can be said for moving to the island despite the island touch, since many habits and customs are the same as those of the French and Dutch, facilitating the acclimatization process for expats and investors that move to or work on St. Martin/St. Maarten.

Investments in St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate are done in United States dollars, Dutch guilder and Euro. This makes it possible to invest in real estate in St. Martin/St. Maarten seamlessly, without worrying about currency conversions and exchange controls.

Transactions for real estate in St. Maarten real estate transactions can be performed in French, Dutch or English since these are the main languages on St. Martin/St. Maarten and facilitate non French, Dutch and English speakers to communicate in any of the languages that are most comfortable with.

St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate investments and rental options are in abundance, providing diverse structures and real estate properties that include family units, condo suites for couples and bachelors, two, three, four and five bedroom houses for families, simple as well as classy villas and beach front properties. Investors in St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate that are into hospitality and entertainment, may also consider the opportunities of buying or building resorts, hotels, casinos, comedy clubs and adult entertainment spots. Not only does St. Martin/St. Martin real estate present opportunities of investing, but earning a regular income from leasing properties after having acquired them. Areas such as Terres Basses, Concordia, Orient Bay, Cupecoy, Madame Estate, Cole Bay and Beacon Hill offer great St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate deals.

The absence of port charges and duties makes bringing in items much more affordable, as well as selling locally. If investing in any St. Martin/St. Maarten real estate, this means being able to furnish within budget and to be able to do all interior designs and architecture according to plans because of the availability of materials and the professional help.


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