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Photos: Azura Property Hosts ‘Sneak Preview’

Photos: Azura Property Hosts ‘Sneak Preview’

Azura Boutique Hotel and Residences recently opened its doors to welcome almost 200 guests for a ‘sneak preview’ look at the completed units in the first phase of the development. The one, two and three bedroom units are located within 10 minutes drive of Hamilton in Warwick on the site of the former Surf Side Beach Club with views of the... Read more of this article

Montserrat Customs & Revenue Visit Bermuda

Montserrat Customs & Revenue Visit Bermuda

The Members of the Montserrat Customs and Revenue Service [MCRS] will conclude their consultation with the Ministry of Public Works’ Land Valuation Department tomorrow [Oct 16]. Damien Baxter [Valuation Survey Technician, Land Valuation Department], Violette Silcott [Comptroller of Inland Revenue, Montserrat], Charlesworth Phillip [Estate Management... Read more of this article

Airbnb Will Collect 4.5 Percent Visitor Fee

Airbnb Will Collect 4.5 Percent Visitor Fee

Airbnb will collect the new 4.5 percent visitor fee on vacation rentals from guests staying at Bermuda Airbnb listings, and Bermuda will be featured on Airbnb’s new Experiences platform. The Vacation Rental Act 2018, which came into effect earlier this year, requires vacation rental owner to register their property and pay a 4.5% vacation rental fee. “Airbnb... Read more of this article

RFP For ‘Project 44′ FinTech Hub In Hamilton

RFP For ‘Project 44′ FinTech Hub In Hamilton

The Government issued an addendum to the RFP for the interior design and internal renovation for the third floor of the IAS Building on Church Street in Hamilton, saying they seek submissions for “Project 44, a premier FinTech hub that has coworking spaces that meets the needs of a non-traditional sector.” The new revised timetable has a... Read more of this article

Diane Elliott: Working To Help Value Bermuda

Diane Elliott: Working To Help Value Bermuda

“We Value Bermuda” is the motto for the Department of Land Valuation — and one meant to be taken both literally and figuratively — according to Diane Elliott, who is the Director of the Department of Land Valuation. Mrs. Elliott and her team are responsible for maintaining a fair and equitable Valuation List, which forms the basis for... Read more of this article

A General Guide To Rent Control In Bermuda

A General Guide To Rent Control In Bermuda

[Written by Consumer Affairs/Rent Commission] Residential properties [single tenancy] with an annual rental value [ARV] of $22,800 or less fall under rent control and are regulated by the Rent Commission. Currently there are 17,077 valuation units that fall under rent control. This includes condominiums and townhouses. Check your ARV to find out if... Read more of this article

Govt Issue RFP For Co-Working Space Design

Govt Issue RFP For Co-Working Space Design

The Government has issued an RFP for “Architectural Interior Design and Project Management Services” for the third floor of the IAS Building on Church Street in Hamilton, which they plan to turn into cooperative working space. The Government’s procurement website said, “The Government of Bermuda is considering the most cost effective... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Summerhill’ Home Offered At $2,995,000

Photos: ‘Summerhill’ Home Offered At $2,995,000

Rego Sotheby’s International Realty has launched the sale of ‘Summerhill,’ a luxury home in Point Shares, at a price of $2,995,000. A spokesperson said, “Summerhill is a sophisticated classic home featuring three bedrooms plus two newly renovated full bathrooms, two powder rooms and a contemporary newly built open plan gourmet kitchen.” Listing... Read more of this article

Sept 13: Real Estate Brokers Outreach Session

Sept 13: Real Estate Brokers Outreach Session

The Superintendent of Real Estate advises real estate brokers and agents that there will be an “outreach session at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at The Cathedral Hall, Church Street, Hamilton [directly across from Hamilton Marketplace].” “The outreach will focus on the Consolidated National Risk Assessment [NRA] results... Read more of this article

339 People Are $2.1 Million In BHC Rental Arrears

339 People Are $2.1 Million In BHC Rental Arrears

“We have 339 people who are in arrears, clients of the Bermuda Housing Corporation, as of this moment, who are in arrears to the tune of $2.1 million,” Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said, adding that many have payment plans, and “if people are prepared to work with us, then we are prepared to work with them.” The... Read more of this article

Chief Surveyor & Head of Public Lands, Buildings

Chief Surveyor & Head of Public Lands, Buildings

As Chief Surveyor and Head of Public Lands and Buildings, Chris Farrow has responsibility for managing the Government estate of over 2,000 acres and some 751 buildings, and this task incorporates a number of related genres including building surveying, facilities management, geomatics, project management, valuation, quantity surveying and more. Mr Farrow’s... Read more of this article

Column: Project Will Create Opportunities

Column: Project Will Create Opportunities

[Opinion column written by Junior Minister for Tourism Senator Crystal Caesar] Recently, the Government began a legislative process that will see the Grand Atlantic transformed into Bermuda’s next hotel property. This project, which will be known as the Bermudiana Beach Resort, creates a tremendous set of opportunities for Bermudians and Bermuda... Read more of this article

Rhonda Casling Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Rhonda Casling Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Local real estate professional Rhonda Casling is celebrating her 20th anniversary in the business, and Rego Sotheby’s International Realty said they “celebrate the success of her career, her determination and dedication to excellence.”“The inspiration behind my career is Louis Glickman’s quote, ‘The best investment on earth... Read more of this article