Under Contract in Chocolate Hole

  Another villa went under contract last week. “Chocolate Bliss” is a beautiful, masonry & stone, 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom villa with pool on 1 acre of waterfront land. The villa was originally listed at $3.4 million and currently on the market for $2.5 million. This villa has 3,400 total square feet making the asking price $735 […]

VIRGIN GRANDE ESTATES BEAUTY

    “Casa de Sonadores” – Is a top of the line luxurious pool villa designed by noted architect Michael Oxman and located in the gated, upscale subdivision of Virgin Grande Estates. Sweeping south to westerly views from St. Croix and over Pillsbury Sound to St. Thomas ensure great sunsets year round. Features include custom […]

VI PROPERTY TAXES

Hi-lights of the most recent court order concerning Virgin Islands property taxes: – The 1998 property values and tax rates shall continue for the 2007, 2008, 2009 tax years. – The governor will submit legislation to the V.I. Senate to extend the waiver of interest and penalties for six months on the 2009 tax year […]

Gallows Point Resort

Gallows Point has been a popular place to stay on St. John for almost 30 years! Not a lot of sales activity in the complex as owners tend to hold on to their investment and love coming to St. John year after year. There are currently 4 units actively for sale on the MLS priced […]

NEW LISTING ON GIFT HILL

  “Cloud 9 Villa” – Spectacular sunsets and breathtaking  views over Pillsbury Sound to St. Thomas and south over Great Cruz Bay are high lights of this masonry home with pool , spa, air conditioning, wi-fi, and large, new sun deck with gazebo.  The lot is almost flat and tropical landscaping abounds.  Two bedrooms adjoin […]

Fractional one month ownership at the Westin

The Westin Resort is a great place to stay on St. John. Everything one could need right there on the premises, beach, pool, spa, tennis, restaurants, taxi…..Imagine staying on St. John for one month every year at the Westin. There are plenty of one month ownership opportunites at the Westin. What does that mean? The dates for […]

Being Thankful for what you have

We have all heard it a zillion times; You need to be thankful for what you have… worse things have happened to nicer people, etc. Well I want everyone to know that my glass is always half full and I am a very thankful person; Life is good! So this weekend I toasted to everyone […]

139 Homes actively listed for sale

WOW, we are up to 139 homes for sale on this little island! There seems to be a little something in every range. Let’s take a look at these ranges to get an idea of what’s going on on the island of St. John.  Range breakdown for 139 active homes: 17  under $600,000  -  34 $640,000 […]

Another Price Reduction On A Great Lot

  Parcel 28-9 at Calabash Boom has  just been reduced to $395,000 from $435,999.  It is located just above “Windward Side” and has great views over the East End to the BVI.  Seller will consider some financing.    MLS # 08-126 See complete listing details at:   Click to view listing(s) For more information contact Merry  340 776-6666  merryvi@aol.com

New villa on the market in Catherineberg

Everyone knows how I feel about Estate Catherineberg….one of the best views of St. John’s prestigious North Shore on the island! “LeChateau” is situated on a large, private 2 acre estate consisting of a main house with 2 large bedroom suites and a caretaker’s cottage with 2 bedrooms,  just on the market today for $3.5 million…well priced for Estate Catherineberg. […]

CARIBBEAN SUNSET VIEWS

     “Cloud 9 Villa” – Spectacular sunsets and breathtaking  views over Pillsbury Sound to St. Thomas and south over Great Cruz Bay are high lights of this masonry home with pool , spa, air conditioning, wi-fi, and large, new sun deck with gazebo.  The lot is almost flat and tropical landscaping abounds.  Two bedrooms […]

Friday Happy Hour in Coral Bay

I get asked all the time what do I like to do, where do I like to go, where do I like to eat…..and I just love talking with visitors about my favorite hiking trails or snorkel spots or places to eat.  Here’ s one to add to my favorites list, I like going out […]

You know what they say….Location, Location, Location

Could it get any better than this? We are ready for another restaurant in Coral Bay! Good, solid concrete construction, 9,000 square feet on .37 acre.  This building has the good bones and a great location. Reduced from $2,600,000 to $1,900,000…..what can I say, good price reduction. Motivated Seller wants a to see a reasonable […]

COMFY GAZEBO IN THE TREES

    All this for just $169,000:  1/4 acre wooded lot with large trees and a nifty large gazebo type structure with hip roof with 12 volt solar panel, screened walls and sturdy floor. A great spot for gardening and growing orchids.Property was recently surveyed and staked (2007),all wood used in construction is pressure treated, […]

Here’s One for you Sunset Lovers

  When I was in property management and helping people pick rental villas for their vacations, the top 3 questions I would be asked is: 1- Does villa have a sunset view? 2- Does villa have pool? 3- Does villa have a/c?  These are really the top 3 questions I would be asked with #4 being […]