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SAINT LUCIA EASES ON-ISLAND PROTOCOLS FOR COVID-19 VACCINATED TRAVELERS

Posted On Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Car Rentals -- More Activities -- Fewer Restrictions -- Unlock an Expanded Destination ExperienceThe Government of Saint Lucia has announced that effective 31st of May 2021, fully COVID-19 vaccinated travelers can enjoy more opportunities to experience the entire island. Fully vaccinated travelers can now book rental cars, dine at more local restaurants, and take part in additional activities such as beach hopping, all while observing existing on-island protocols. Vaccinated visitors now have increased access to all parts of Saint Lucia from day of arrival without restrictions and quarantine has been removed for vaccinated returning nationals. For example, vacci...

Team Visit to Cabot, Saint Lucia

Posted On Friday, May 28, 2021

Much of the recent optimism for Saint Lucia is a new development on the island’s northern tip. It’s there that a world-class golf course will be bordered by some 300 homes designed by award-winning architect Richard Evans of Studio RHE. The team responsible for this project is Cabot—a brand that, in the short span of 17 years, has produced some of the world’s best golf resorts in the world’s most dramatic settings. According to Golf Digest, Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw have designed three of the top 100 golf courses in the world (they rank at numbers 11, 14, and 47 on the list).“I can’t think of one place on Earth quite like this,” says Ben Cowan-Dewar, cof...

The BLUE REEF TEAM

Posted On Sunday, April 25, 2021

We give our best to give you the best Real Estate in Saint Lucia with Donnelly John, Maria Buchner, Simon Desir, Rachard Jeremie and Carlos Labadie!

Latest Update on Buying Property in Saint Lucia

Posted On Sunday, March 14, 2021

Please see the latest update on the Buying Process in Saint Lucia: PURCHASING PROPERTY IN SAINT LUCIAPurchasing your Dream Property in Saint Lucia is fairly simple but not without the help of a local, reputable lawyer, trained in conveyancing, contract and land law, to guide you through the process.Every sale is unique, before making your purchase speak to one of our agents to advise you on the best method of purchasing your property, tailored to suit your needs.The steps for completing your purchase will be:Application for a "Certificate of Eligibility" and thereafter for the "Alien Landholding License" (Both document for Non-Nationals ONLY)Preparation and sign...

We have Launched Guided Virtual Tours

Posted On Monday, January 25, 2021

Our team are excited to announce the launch of an outstanding new feature which will bring many of our properties to your computer and smart devices in the format of a rich 360 tour.You can view a tour on your own by clicking on the 360 tour button  on a listing where it is available or request a Guided Tour along with one of our agents. Keep visiting our website for the latest updates on great properties on the island.

Thank You to the BLUE REEF TEAM for Outstanding Work in the Very Difficult Year 2020

Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Season’s Greetings, Maria Buchner Managing Director 

Season's Greetings Card 2020

Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Moving During Covid-19: Virtual Viewings and The Real Questions About Real Estate

Posted On Friday, May 29, 2020

According to a recent article on Forbes.com, "the global shutdown in response to the coronavirus pandemic is going to have big effects on real estate markets worldwide." Not necessarily news for practitioners and experts in the sector. However, Forbes claims that "the situation we’re about to see play out will not be the same as what we witnessed in the wake of the 2008/2009 global real estate crash, when some countries — Spain, Ireland, and Costa Rica, for example — saw property prices fall by as much as 70% and more ... thanks to bubble pricing and over-lending." "Livable low density countries"  like St. Lucia are predicted as recovering quickly once people ...

Official Reopen for Tourism in Saint Lucia | 19-May-2020

Posted On Tuesday, May 19, 2020

You will soon be able to visit the Caribbean again — with the island of Saint Lucia  the first Caribbean destination to officially reopen for tourism on June 4. Saint Lucia Tourism Minister Dominic Fedee announced the move, which is part of what he called a “phased approach for reopening the island’s tourism sector.” The first phase of the reopening will reopen Saint Lucia’s Hewanorra International Airport, which will be only open to travelers from the United States. Fedee said some 1,500 hotel rooms were being prepared to reopen in early June, pending a new COVID-19 certification process for hotels. on the island. That will almost certainly inclu...

Covid-19 - Message

Posted On Sunday, March 22, 2020

In this challenging time for all we would like to reach out to you our valued clients, family and friends to exercise caution and remain safe during this pandemic. Our phone lines and emails will remain open during the partial lockdown and we remain dedicated to providing the best real estate service to our clients in their time of need.Keep indoors and see you on the other side of Covid-19.Please stay healthy and safe.Warmest Regards,The BLUE REEF TEAM 

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