Tag: Bermuda real estate

Minister Proposes Two New Historic Listings

Minister Proposes Two New Historic Listings

After “extensive consultation “with the Historic Buildings Advisory Committee, Minister of Home Affairs Michael Fahy has proposed that Somerset Bridge be designated a Historic Monument Listed Building, and that Southlands Cottage in Warwick be designated a ‘Grade 2’ or Listed Building. According to the Minister, such structures are... Read more of this article

MacIntyre Becomes Partner In Rego Sotheby

MacIntyre Becomes Partner In Rego Sotheby

Rego Sotheby’s International Realty announced that Penny Pascual MacIntyre [pictured] has become a Partner in the firm. Ms. MacIntyre has been with the firm for 7 years, initially as Manager of Commercial Agency transactions, and after 3 years became Executive Vice President. Mr. Buddy Rego stated, “Penny’s contribution to the commercial... Read more of this article

Second Extension Given On Grand Atlantic MOU

Second Extension Given On Grand Atlantic MOU

[Updated with videos] Grand Atlantic developers MacLellan & Associates have been granted a further 120 day extension to the MOU, Minister of Public Works Patricia Gordon-Pamplin said this morning [Nov 14]. Earlier this year MacLellan & Associates entered into an MOU with the Government to “upgrade and reposition” the Grand Atlantic development,... Read more of this article

Photos: Art Showcases Bermuda’s Architecture

Photos: Art Showcases Bermuda’s Architecture

The Arts Centre at Dockyard is getting set to open its latest show this coming Sunday, which features artistic interpretations of Bermuda’s architecture. “Vernacular architecture is a category of architecture based on local needs and construction materials, and reflecting local traditions,” explained a spokesperson. “We live... Read more of this article

Bermuda #1 On “A List Islands” For Super Rich

Bermuda #1 On “A List Islands” For Super Rich

Bermuda has topped the “A List Islands” in a recent report which ranked the world’s top islands for real estate investment by ultra-high-net-worth individuals, saying that the “exclusive and rare” nature of islands encapsulate much of what is desired by the super rich. Bermuda is ranked #1, and other islands on the list... Read more of this article

Photos: 1600s Replica Bermuda Home Survives

Photos: 1600s Replica Bermuda Home Survives

The replica house built in the same style as the settlers did in the 1600s — complete with a palmetto thatch roof — came through Hurricane Gonzalo without any visible damage. It is located on the Carter House grounds in St. David’s, and the Carter House website describes the house as being built using the techniques and tools of 1612... Read more of this article

Photos: House Wall Collapses During Gonzalo

Photos: House Wall Collapses During Gonzalo

A house in St George’s sustained serious damage in Hurricane Gonzalo, with one wall of the house collapsing entirely. Fortunately the property, which was not built using traditional Bermudian architecture, was empty during the storm. For all our coverage of Hurricane Gonzalo click here, and for our live blog where we are bringing you continuous... Read more of this article

PLP, Minister Respond To Guest House News

PLP, Minister Respond To Guest House News

“The news of the closing of the Salt Kettle Guest House is bad news for the owners, bad news for Bermuda and bad news for Bermudians,” said Shadow Tourism Minister Zane DeSilva, adding that it means job losses and a reduction in beds for our visitors. As Bernews reported on Friday, the Salt Kettle Guest House in Paget [pictured] plans to... Read more of this article

Salt Kettle To Change To Residential Rentals

Salt Kettle To Change To Residential Rentals

After more than four decades of serving the visitor market, the Salt Kettle Guest House in Paget plans to transform itself from a small guest house to a five-unit residential rental offering in the coming year. Opened in 1970 by Bobby and Hazel Lowe, the Salt Kettle Guest House has enjoyed a high return guest history spanning generations, and the family-owned... Read more of this article

OBA: “Trying To Turn A Lemon Into Lemonade”

OBA: “Trying To Turn A Lemon Into Lemonade”

[Updated w/PLP response] The Government is “trying to turn a lemon into lemonade” with the Grand Atlantic and “it’s time the PLP dialed back their politics-first approach to national issues and support actions that can help Bermuda,” the OBA said. A statement from the party in response to recent comments by the Opposition... Read more of this article


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