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Property Management Market On The Upswing, Overseas Buyers Interested

June 7, 2019
  ANDREW JAMES, President of the REALTORS® Association of Jamaica, has indicated that property purchase and management contracts are on the increase, with overseas buyers looking for a return on investment, “especially short term rentals such as Airbnb”. He also indicated that the group is scouting for pre-construction deals and are...
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No Tax For Jamaican Airbnbs, Vows Bartlett

May 13, 2019
    WESTERN BUREAU: Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says small-scale Jamaican property owners who provide hospitality services in the country’s tourism sector will not be required to pay a tax for their properties, as has been the case for players in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). He says Jamaica...
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Get the Facts – New Tax Initiatives

May 10, 2019
  Tax Initiatives   Jamaicans on April 1 began experiencing the impact of several new tax measures as announced by Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr. the Hon. Nigel Clarke in opening the 2019/20 budget debates at Gordon House in Kingston on March 7th. These included: the abolishment of the Minimum Business Tax, Stamp Duty reduction,...
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Growth & Jobs | Grow Your Wealth! - James Says More Than 300,000 Jamaicans Could Benefit If They Reg

May 7, 2019
  Contributed Gladstone Whitelocke (right), Development Financing Specialist, Jamaica National Group, and Petal James (centre), head of Mobile Banking, JN Bank, listen keenly as Andrew James, president of the Realtors’ Association of Jamaica (RAJ), makes a point, during the ‘Know Your Property Rights’ symposium, mounted by the RAJ at the...
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Make Use Of The Opportunities – Charles

May 4, 2019
  Minister with responsibility for housing, water and infrastructure in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Senator Pearnel Charles Jr, speaking during a symposium organised by the REALTORS(R) Association of Jamaica in partnership with JN Bank. The event was held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in Rose Hall, St James.   Minister...
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