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Real Estate Dealers to be Trained to Use Reporting Portal

March 15, 2019
PHOTO: CONTRIBUTED Chief Executive Officer of the Real Estate Board and Strata Corporation, Sandra Garrick. RELATED RELATED RELATED FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Story Highlights The Real Estate Board (REB) will be launching a series of hands-on...
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'Young people, retirees can use tax cuts to acquire property'

March 10, 2019
  Some of the recent tax reductions will apply to wide range of transactions, including the transfer of land, mortgages, loans and securities. The reform of the Stamp Duty and reduction in Transfer Tax will enable young professionals and retired Jamaicans to acquire homes,...
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REALTORS® Anticipate Spike In Business From Tax Giveback

March 10, 2019
  Real estate experts are gearing up for more business, with the reduction in taxes on property transactions announced Thursday by Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke. The giveback comes at time when the sector is experiencing a slight softening of the market with a decline in the volumes of real estate trades, which were down two per cent last...
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"Long overdue" - business leaders react to tax breaks

March 8, 2019
  Professor Rosalea Hamilton ‹› Business leaders and manufacturers have reacted positively to Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke's announcement yesterday of  heavy reduction in taxes for certain transactions and the abolition of  other taxes.  CEO of  the LASCO Chin Foundation -  Professor Rosalea Hamilton,...
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Gov’t to Give up Over $14 Billion in Taxes

March 7, 2019
      PHOTO: DONALD DE LA HAYE     RELATED   RELATED   RELATED   Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email The Government is to forgo $14.032 billion in taxes as part of measures to stimulate greater business and economic activity...
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