Amazing Activity Continues! Orion’s Under Contract

  These past two weeks have been incredibly busy.  Since June 13 we have seen 7 residential listings go under contract on St. John and 2 residential listings close, and it isn’t even the end of the week yet!  I have customers flying in on Saturday just to look at properties on Sunday and flying […]

Spring Showers

St John has been experiencing our annual spring showers for the past few weeks with rain mostly at night.  These spring rains make our island green and lush and encourage blossoming of the flamboyant trees as well as making the mangoes full and juicy Pokies.  The flamboyant, also know as royal poincianna, is a young […]

A lot of bang for your buck

Palm Terrace condos have been getting a lot of showing activity recently. The 3 bedroom unit listed for $875,000 just contracted last week and the 2 bedroom unit listed for $525,000 is getting a lot showing activity. It is also quite the bargain with the current list price half off the original list price which […]

Flutter of activity

We have had a flutter of activity with 4 properties going under contract in the past 6 days in the price range of $239,000 to $780,000. The sales activity continues to be in the price range under $1M and we still have a large inventory of homes to choose from. There have been a lot of showings at the […]

Amorita finally under contract!

Well it’s about time! I have been saying for a long time that this is one of the best values on island at a list price of $780,000 or $260 per total square foot (3,000 interior & exterior combined). We are all very happy to see it finally under contract and hope that it is […]

Another Property Gone ‘Pending’!

Multiple offers and the sellers found the perfect buyers for this picture perfect cottage that went under contract yesterday. The feeling is this is the time to buy.  It may be June but it feels more like the height of the ‘buying season.’  For your next great buy contact jane@islandiarealestate.com  340.776.6666    941.544.5855  www.islandiarealestate.com

Pickles in Paradise

Travelocity’s Gnome was a visitor to our favorite restaurant/deli on the Coral Bay side of St. John, Pickles in Paradise!  The web site ‘On-St. John’ did a great write up about the deli and the owner, Beverly Melius, “Beverly, a former New York interior designer who moved to St. John in the 1970′s, ran the […]

Closed this week

There were 2 great homes that closed this week. Both were under $500,000 and located on the Cruz Bay side of the island. It is good to see the activity in the housing market. There were 27 homes sold last year on St. John and these 2 closings bring us up to 17 sold 2013 YTD […]

Financing for Grande Bay Condos

    I was informed by an official at First Bank Virgin Islands this week that they are now offering financing for condominium units at Grande Bay.  The Grande Bay condos were built in 2010 and are located just across the road from the beach at Cruz Bay .  This is a great place for those who […]

“Shipping Muse & Self Contained”

As seen in Dwell Magazine these unconventional ‘Green’ houses make perfect sense for island living.  Enjoy your privacy at ‘Tree-Top Hideaway’, use as a single family home; as 3 short term rentals with the 3 separate living quarters, or live in one and rent out the other two.  Offered at $450,000.  The owner has recently […]

Broad range of homes to choose from in Estate Carolina

  There are currently 35 homes for sale in Estate Carolina located in the Coral Bay area in the price range of $215,000 to $2,195,000. Many with amazing down island views to the east to the simple cottage with valley views & gentle breezes. If you would like more information on the selection of homes available […]

Views Both North And South!

       Villa Lumineria boasts one of the best locations on St.John with spectacular 270 degree water views over the Sir Francis Drake Channel to the British Virgins  on the north side and around to the boats anchored in Coral Bay on the south side. Features include designer pool with waterfall, spa, extra large living and […]

This one is not going to be on the market much longer!

“Amorita” is really one of the best priced houses on the market; great location in Chocolate Hole, nice water views to the south east, close to town location, concrete construction, pool, 4 bedrooms x 3 bathrooms….all this at a great price of $780,000! I showed again today and have another showing on Monday. I really […]

Westin Timeshares – Closed today Christmas week 52

The Westin Resort is a popular and beautiful place to vacation on St. John. There is currently a large inventory of timeshare units on the resale market so it is a great time to be a Buyer. Platinum Week 51 (usually Christmas week) closed today for $44,000! A great price for one of the most popular weeks […]

A Very Easy Build on a Beautiful Mountain

  This very easy build on a gentle sloping lot with spectacular views and paved easy access will be the next best sale on the Coral Bay Quarter of St. John.  1.03 acres and sweeping easterly Caribbean views of Tortola, Coral Harbor and Sir Francis Drake Channel with westerly views of Mamey Peak, and Ajax […]