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CURB Gathering Information On Land Losses

CURB Gathering Information On Land Losses

Citizens Uprooting Racism in Bermuda [CURB] is “gathering oral histories on systemic land losses that have occurred historically or contemporarily” to submit to the Commission of Inquiry into Historic Land Loss. A spokesperson said, “CURB is gathering oral histories on systemic land losses that have occurred historically or contemporarily... Read more of this article

Land Loss Commission Extends Deadline

Land Loss Commission Extends Deadline

The Commission of Inquiry into Historic Land Losses in Bermuda is extending the deadline for submissions until Thursday, July 23rd. A spokesperson said, “The Commission of Inquiry into Historic Land Losses in Bermuda wishes to advise the public that it will extend its deadline for submissions to Thursday, 23rd July 2020.“There have been... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda-Style’ Home For Sale For $7.5M

‘Bermuda-Style’ Home For Sale For $7.5M

A four-bedroom home with ‘Bermuda-style’ architecture has been listed for sale for $7.5 million in Palm Beach, Florida. The Palm Beach Daily News said, “Developed on speculation, Purucker & Marrano Custom Homes’ most recent Palm Beach residential project stands in the ocean block of Atlantic Avenue, a street garnering celebrity prestige... Read more of this article

Land Loss Commission: Submission Deadline

Land Loss Commission: Submission Deadline

The Commission of Inquiry into Historic Land Losses in Bermuda is reminding the public that the final deadline for submissions will be this Monday, June 8th. A spokesperson said, “The Commission of Inquiry into Historic Land Losses in Bermuda would like to remind the public of the upcoming final deadline for submissions this Monday, June 8th,... Read more of this article

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Market Update

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Market Update

Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty has released their latest Real Estate Market Update, saying that “the commercial market has been presented with a variety of new challenges.” The May 2020 issue of the company’s commercial newsletter said, “As the world continues to evolve into the new norm, the commercial market has been presented... Read more of this article

Column: Commercial Rental Leases & Covid-19

Column: Commercial Rental Leases & Covid-19

[Written by Francesca Fox and Oliver Goodwin. Conyers] Covid-19 has clearly had a huge impact on both landlords and tenants of commercial premises. In this article we aim to deal with queries that both landlords and tenants may have in respect of their obligations and liabilities under their leases and related insurance claims. This is intended as general... Read more of this article

Land Grab Commission: Submit Written Evidence

Land Grab Commission: Submit Written Evidence

The Commission of Inquiry into historic losses of citizens’ property in Bermuda is inviting persons who may wish to make oral submissions in support of their application to file any additional written evidence and brief statement in lieu of their oral submission. A spokesperson said, “Pursuant to the Commissions of Inquiry Act 1935, this Commission... Read more of this article

Bermuda Housing Corporation Cashier Hours

Bermuda Housing Corporation Cashier Hours

The Bermuda Housing Corporation has opened its Church Street offices for payments only. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Housing Corporation has opened their Church Street offices at the Seven Arches building at 44 Church Street in Hamilton for payments only. The opening hours are 10.00am to 2.00pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday weekly until further... Read more of this article

BFRS Offer Video Remote Building Inspection

BFRS Offer Video Remote Building Inspection

With the Covid-19 pandemic preventing in-person inspections, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] is currently providing a Remote Video Inspection service specifically for buildings and construction sites. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] is advising that it is currently providing a Remote Video... Read more of this article

Tucker’s Point Providing Virtual Tours

Tucker’s Point Providing Virtual Tours

In light of the current social distancing measures in place due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Tucker’s Point is now offering a virtual tour of its Harbour Court listings.A spokesperson said, “During these trying times, the Tucker’s Point team’s goal is to ensure inquirers receive a seamless experience. “The team is still available... Read more of this article

Land Title Registration: Your Questions Answered

Land Title Registration: Your Questions Answered

[Written by Francesca Fox] A public register of land ownership in Bermuda was created for the first time by The Land Title Registration Act, 2011, which came into full effect in August 2018. Land Title Registration is intended to provide certainty of ownership backed by a Government guarantee, simplify proof and transmission of ownership, and, over... Read more of this article

OBA Urge Landlords To Help As Much As Can

OBA Urge Landlords To Help As Much As Can

“I am being contacted several times a day by people who rent homes or business space who are desperate for help as their landlords are not prepared to reduce rent,” OBA Leader Craig Cannonier said. Mr. Cannonier said, “This is totally unacceptable, especially when you consider two things – the banks have granted a three-month mortgage break... Read more of this article

Govt Starts Legal Proceedings Over Caroline Bay

Govt Starts Legal Proceedings Over Caroline Bay

The Bermuda Government has “commenced legal proceedings intended to place the assets at Caroline Bay under the control of Provisional Liquidators.” Last year Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson confirmed that the developers defaulted on their loan, and since the previous administration provided a guarantee of up to $165 million for the project... Read more of this article