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Age Concern: 84% Not In Favor Of Rental Tax

Age Concern: 84% Not In Favor Of Rental Tax

Age Concern Bermuda thanked the “over 500 persons” who responded to their request for input over the idea of a rental tax, saying that “84% of respondents were not in favor of a rental tax and of those, 94% expressed that seniors should be exempted from a rental tax, should it be imposed.” The Government is considering taxing... Read more of this article

Chubb Building Earns Green Re-Certification

Chubb Building Earns Green Re-Certification

The Chubb Building on Woodbourne Avenue is the first in Bermuda to be twice recertified as LEED Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council, the company announced today. “LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices,” Chubb said. “The... Read more of this article

New Co-Working Space Launched In Hamilton

New Co-Working Space Launched In Hamilton

[Written by Don Burgess] Collaboration is at the heart of a new business co-founded by Natasha Tucker. She has a vision of entrepreneurs investing in themselves with their start-ups at The House, a new co-working space in the heart of Hamilton. Having spent the past six years working in London, Ms Tucker fell in love with co-working spaces and the... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

A 6,200 square foot luxury home billed as being “Bermuda-style” is for sale in Bradenton, Florida, with the $3.4 million riverfront estate boasting waterfront vistas, infinity pool, outdoor kitchen and more.The real estate listing said, “A private riverfront estate awaits behind the gates at the end of a romantic winding drive. “Pass... Read more of this article

New Office Space Opens At Washington Mall

New Office Space Opens At Washington Mall

An entire floor at Washington Mall has been converted into a range of different sized units to help cater to the demands of businesses looking to rent smaller offices. More than 5,000 sq. ft. has been divided into seven offices ranging from 200 sq. ft. to 2,500 sq. ft. in a move to cater for a wide-range of businesses either relocating or setting up... Read more of this article

Top Real Estate Professionals Earn Awards

Top Real Estate Professionals Earn Awards

Rego Sotheby’s International Realty’s top agency professionals were recently recognized for their exceptional achievements. Ben Rego had a hat-trick year taking home awards for “Top Listing Agent”, “Top Selling Agent” and “Top Revenue Agent” “It has been a tremendously eventful year for me with the birth of my first child on a personal... Read more of this article

Column: 100 Homes, Grand Atlantic, Housing

Column: 100 Homes, Grand Atlantic, Housing

[Opinion column written by Trevor Moniz] On Friday in the House of Assembly the story of the 100 Homes project in Ireland Island South continued. In the morning I was allowed by the Speaker to give a ‘personal explanation’ to record on the Hansard the correction of untrue statements made by the Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch.The Minister... Read more of this article

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

A Bill tabled in Parliament seeks to offer relief from customs duty, hotel occupancy tax and exemption from the employer’s share of the payroll tax for a period of ten years for the Bermudiana Beach Resort. Titled the “Tourism Investment [Bermudiana Beach Resort] Order 2018,” the Bill is in relation to the Grand Atlantic property on the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Style Town In USA Ranks In Top Fifty

Bermuda Style Town In USA Ranks In Top Fifty

In an article that “ranks the nation’s most visually stunning locales” across the United States, Architectural Digest highlights the town of Alys Beach, Florida, likening its look to that of our own island in noting its “Bermuda-style architecture with courtyards, fountains, pools, and popped-out shutters.” In naming the... Read more of this article

Senator Answers Questions On Grand Atlantic

Senator Answers Questions On Grand Atlantic

The 78 Grand Atlantic condos are vacant, the approximate annual operating and staffing costs are $168,400, and the plans with the property are advancing. This was stated as Junior Minister for Public Works Vance Campbell responded to questions in the Senate from Opposition Senator Marcus Jones relating to the Grand Atlantic development on South Shore... Read more of this article

Housing Project: MP Moniz Responds To Minister

Housing Project: MP Moniz Responds To Minister

“This project, like the Grand Atlantic project, would have been nothing more than a white elephant, a complete waste of the people’s money,” OBA MP and former Minister Trevor Moniz said, and the decision to change the 100 housing project “was made in the full light of public scrutiny over 5 years ago.” His comments follow... Read more of this article

Minister: OBA Govt ‘Destroyed’ Housing Project

Minister: OBA Govt ‘Destroyed’ Housing Project

“The former OBA government has completely and unequivocally destroyed a project that was to bring housing relief to 100 families in this country,” Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said. Speaking in the House of Assembly, the Minister said that the project started in 2012, and after the OBA won the 2012 election they reduced the... Read more of this article

Stronger Penalties For Unauthorised Development

Stronger Penalties For Unauthorised Development

New amendments provide the Department of Planning with additional powers to take action against those who proceed with unauthorised development, by imposing penalties including the “enforced removal of already built unauthorised structures,” Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said. Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [Nov 23],... Read more of this article