New House Listing

      ‘Coral Rays’ is a newer luxury Villa on cool Bordeaux Mountain with great water views over Coral bay to Tortola and the British Virgins. On the main level is a large great room and a gourmet kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances, and a bar with bar fridge. On the lower level are […]

Things are Moving on St. John

Since Merry’s blog four days ago there have been two more listings going under contract!  It is exciting to see the activity during these summer months on St. John.  Commercial listings seem to be contracting at a swift pace too…..sleepy St. John is not so sleepy any more.


A wonderful home, a successful rental and one the best locations on the island, Aria.  Tradewind breezes, Caribbean views, and creature comforts in this 2 bedroom villa with a third possible in a separate cottage.  Located on Ajax Peak just off of Centerline Rd. on a paved drive up just past Heaven’s Gate, your private […]

Point Waterfront Property

Awe inspiring Caribbean views and an ideal building site on this gentle sloping peninsula property.  Views of the East End, Leduck Island, Norman Island and Tortola on your .71 acres that sits 80 ft. above sea level.  This property can be purchased as a whole or as two separate parcels.  Waterfront .33 acres, asking price, […]

Real Estate Sales Update

With half the year behind us sales are looking good for 2013, particularly home sales. So far our MLS shows 20 homes closed and 17 under contract. 28 homes were sold in 2012 so our market is showing good improvement for home sales. In 2012 33 land parcels were sold. So far this year we […]

Big Bird Surprise!

   Imagine my surprise when I looked out the window of my house-on-a-wharf in downeast Maine recently and spotted this bald eagle resting on one of the pilings.  These birds are huge! Merry  340 776-6666              

Great value worth taking a look at

If you are considering investment property on St. John and would like a turn key villa that you could put in short term rentals with custom, high end features, than you really should take a look at “Bordeaux Falls”.  This 4 bedroom pool villa is made of solid poured concrete with custom doors and windows by […]

One month ownership in Villa Del Sol July 21 – Aug 21

Own one month, July 21 to August 21, every year in this beautiful 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom pool villa in Virgin Grand Estates with stunning sunset views of St. Thomas. This Seller is motivated and the price has been reduced to $54,000. You can stay on St. John for the month, come for a week […]

Summer Camp on St. John

Friends of Virgin Islands National Park just posted this on Facebook.  I couldn’t resist and had to pass it along to all of our Facebook friends and to our blog readers.  “Summertime means summer camp! This is how we do it here in the park, at the Virgin Islands Environmental Resource Station(VIERS). Here is a […]

Is This Your Next Home?

Over an acre of land with sweeping Easterly Caribbean views of Tortola, Coral Harbor and Sir Francis Drake Channel, Westerly views of Mamey Peak, and Ajax Peak to the North. This dramatic parcel of land is in close proximity to the wonderful restaurants and shops in Coral Bay. Paved road gently meanders to this top […]

Premier Restaurant ZoZo’s Move to Caneel’s Sugar Mill

ZoZo’s is currently located at Gallows Point but the last night there will be July 27th.  They are moving to another gorgeous spot,  Caneel Bay Resort, the Sugar Mill, an 18th century sugar mill ruins.  A private torchlit dinner in a quiet pokies through shirts corner of the sugar mill ruins sounds perfect to me. […]

Great villa in Estate Chocolate Hole

“Samba Azul” is a newly constructed 2 bedroom pool villa with beautiful sunset views to the west and located in popular Chocolate Hole with easy access to town & north shore beaches. Currently well priced for $1,300,000 and the Sellers would love to negotiate an offer! To review full listing details or if you have other questions […]

Ajax Peak Gem Available – ‘Aria’

The multiple advantages of Ajax Peak living is now just starting to become known to buyers.  With one recent sale and one pending sale on the mountain that was once known as ‘Heaven’s Gate’, the proverbial ‘cat’ is out of the bag.  To be situated on a mountain with the easterly tradewinds, to have the […]

Stunning views from this rental property for 2!

Although we handle sales here at Islandia Real Estate and not rentals, I get asked all the time for recommendations since many of the properties for sale are in rental programs. “Sun, Moon, Stars” is the perfect little getaway for 2 that offers privacy, stunning views and reasonable pricing. Thinking about visiting St. John soon […]

Les Anderson & Mary Blazine, Artistry on the East End

  The beauty of the waterfront home that Mary & Les have created is a culmination of the artists discerning eye and a love of the land.  No machine has broken ground on this hollowed earth.  The terracing, the planting, the curving stone walls have all been done by hand and the results are amazing, […]