International Real Estate

Caribbean Ocean View Villa: Historic Villa, Spring Estate, Bequia

  • 12/05/2012
Caribbean Ocean View Villa: Historic Villa, Spring Estate, Bequia

SOLD - Commanding sea views over turquoise reefs and lush mountains from this historic villa. This six bedroom property has both a fresh water swimming pool and a private sea view plunge pool off one of its bedrooms. The property is arranged as three self contained units. The principal house has four bedrooms. It encompasses a charming Great Hall which looks out to sea. The Great Hall is extended to the tropical outdoors, by a covered outdoor living area (50’ x 22’) with a raised hardwood sitting area to the front. An additional lower deck housing two apartment suites, looks out over Spring...

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The Placencia Resort & Marina, Belize

  • 12/02/2012
The Placencia Resort & Marina, Belize

Belize – The Placencia Resort and Marina. The Placencia rated the #1 community in Belize by Best Retirement Destinations. Situated along the southern coastline of Belize, only 25 minutes from Belize City by air on the Placencia Peninsula. This picturesque and unique area is considered Belize’s most beautiful location thanks to its broad expanse of pristine beach and proximity to the mountains. The low-key setting that lends the town its name of “peaceful point” is in close proximity to the many islands and the world’s second-largest barrier reef. It is also the perfect base camp...

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Caribbean Oceanfront: Plantation Estate & Hotel, Bequia, The Grenadines

  • 11/28/2012
Caribbean Oceanfront: Plantation Estate & Hotel, Bequia, The Grenadines

The Plantation Estate and Hotel, a property of 18 acres, is in a prime position on the west coast. With an access road directly to the beach and up to the main road the Belmont Walkway, there is no better location for views and west coast swimming. Surrounded by an immense tropical garden and swimming pool in close proximity to a range of splendid beaches, caressed by the clearest waters, reachable on foot or by water-taxi. The Hotel is located at the shore of Admiralty Bay, Bequia, at the far end of what is known as the "Belmont walkway", ensuring both your privacy at the hotels beach and proximity...

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Caribbean Ocean View Villa: Hope Villa, St Vincent and the Grenadines

  • 11/25/2012
Caribbean Ocean View Villa: Hope Villa, St Vincent and the Grenadines

Hope Villa Bequia is approached along a long winding driveway with wonderful views over Hope Bay and its beach below. The 4 en-suite bedrooms and 2 reception rooms are expertly decorated and a beautiful 40' infinity pool overlooks white sands on the pristine beach. There is direct access to the beach. Here you are a short drive from the picturesque harbour Port Elizabeth.  This is a new build and an example of high level classic architecture, clean design and world class design. The property has been created out of a virgin piece of land (2 acres) on the edge of the Mount Pleasant, arguably one of the best...

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Caribbean Ocean View House: Friendship Garden House

  • 11/18/2012
Caribbean Ocean View House: Friendship Garden House

Just steps from the sand, this newly renovated Caribbean home has, quite simply, magnificent views. The property and the island suit discerning owners wishing to avoid a high density environment, with an emphasis on build quality, a safe and friendly community, beautiful beaches and panoramic ocean vistas. Featuring absolutely stunning views south over the reefs, and off shore islands at Friendship Bay, the house sits on a gently sloping hill 20 ft above a white sandy the crescent shaped beach. A 20 minute walk to the west coast beaches and true Caribbean local flavour market town, the quaint...

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Caribbean Oceanview Villa: Balliceaux House

  • 11/15/2012
Caribbean Oceanview Villa: Balliceaux House

Designed to take full advantage of its wonderful views, Balliceaux (pronounced Bali –so) is a much loved, private, three-bedroom house that sits perched with views over aqua reefs of Crown Point on Bequia Island, St. Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean. The house offers stunning ocean and Grenadines views. There are also views of a palm-studded beach on a coconut Plantation. The villa is specifically designed for open living in the tropics. This impressive house is completely open, apty designed for the tropics. Visitors here greatly enjoy the views, décor and attention...

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Caribbean Beachfront Villa: Nutmeg Bay Villa, Grenada

  • 11/10/2012
Caribbean Beachfront Villa: Nutmeg Bay Villa, Grenada

Nutmeg Bay Villa. Stunning beachfront villa. Location: L'Anse aux Epines peninsular in the south of Grenada, overlooking a lagoon and the sea in the distance. Acres: 0.67 acres. The Property (villa and cottage): 6,500 sq ft.  Grenada is a very special island. Off the well-trodden Caribbean path, unspoilt and not over-developed. Yet remarkably refined. The beaches are fabulous and not crowded, the rainforests are havens of nature and make for great trekking, the waterfalls are fun, the stores are good, the roads are smooth (by Caribbean standards!), the restaurants are varied and excellent....

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Estate of the Week: Alamar La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico

  • 10/14/2012
Estate of the Week: Alamar La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico

Residents of beautiful  Alamar enjoy an exclusive location on the North shore of the Banderas Bay, in the heart of the Riviera Nayarit just 15 miles from Puerto Vallarta’s International airport. Discover a development born from the dream of finding a residence that integrates the natural landscape ad stunning views with exceptional architecture and amenities. The value of nature goes beyond words with the blue waters of the Banderas Bay, Lush jungle, sand beach and majestic mountain ranges.  The marina and quaint town are just moments from your door.  Imagine watching whales and dolphins...

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Development – The Blue Green Club, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

  • 08/27/2012
Development – The Blue Green Club, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Situated to take advantage of all the natural and man made wonders that the Dominican Republic has to offer is where you will find the beautiful Blue Green Club at the Cana Bay Club and Golf Resort. 1, 2 & 3 bedroom luxury condominiums furnished in contemporary design with ‘Dominican Flair’.  Some of the features of these units include: Use of Local materials, open decks and terraces, thatched roofs, hardwood structures and details, Coraline stone exteriors, earthtone decor, high vaulted ceilings.  Access to the Jack Nicklaus designed golf course at the resort with the benefit of preferred...

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Luxury Condos in Costa Rica with Ocean Views For Sale

  • 07/17/2012
Luxury Condos in Costa Rica with Ocean Views For Sale

Vista Bahia is a multi-story luxury condominium community that will strive to live in harmony with the land’s natural beauty and to maintain ecological consciousness. In keeping with this vision, the developers of Vista Bahia have made it their goal to seek out design concepts that embrace environmental sustainability thus, enabling like-minded people to live in a mixture of environmental responsibility and comfortable living. It all begins with an understanding that design, function and lifestyle are inseparably intertwined. To Vista Bahia, “Green Living” means a luxurious living space...

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Gansevoort Turks & Caicos Resort

  • 07/04/2012
Gansevoort Turks & Caicos Resort

Gansevoort, Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Located on the tranquil western section of Grace Bay Beach with more than 400 feet of beach frontage and 1,000 feet of park land next door. Gansevoort Turks and Caicos affords all its Owners and guests outstanding ocean views from every bedroom within the resort. The Gansevoort Turks & Caicos offers 52 exclusive residences that combine modern styling with a Caribbean flare. The majority of units are sold however there is a small selection of units still available direct from the Developer. This is the only luxury, branded contemporary resort...

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Mediterranean Development – Cumbre del Sol in Costa Blanca, Spain

  • 06/25/2012
Mediterranean Development – Cumbre del Sol in Costa Blanca, Spain

‘Cumbre del Sol Urbanization’ Situated on the coastal strip of the town of Benitachell, between Javea and Moraira in Spain. This long-established developer has numerous developments that occupy a total area of 3,700,000 square meters of land on the sea front on the North coast of the Costa Blanca in the Alicante Province. Here is a selection of the properties available through our Portfolio. Please note that prices are in EUROS! Apartments – ready for occupancy: 2 and 3 bedroom apartments 74.10 sq.m to 103.40 sq.m Price Range: 117,325 Euros to 253,557 Euros Villas – Pre-construction: 50...

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Exquisite Villa with Mediterranean Sea and Mountain Views

  • 06/09/2012
Exquisite Villa with Mediterranean Sea and Mountain Views

This is an Exquisite Off Plan 4 BEDROOM, 4 BATHROOM Detached Villa  on an excellent plot 501 sq m with Mediterranean Sea and mountain views, situated just 2.6 Km(1.61556) from the famous Incekum beach, commanding superb panoramic views, coming complete with all the extras listed below. The developer has been building Villas in the area now for over 10 years, and is highly respected in the area. This villa is on a large plot, with open terraces and stunning surrounding countryside, ideal for buyers with pets and wanting a completely rural area, yet needing to be near all amenities and beaches. This...

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Cayman Islands Real Estate

  • 05/31/2012
Cayman Islands Real Estate

The Cayman Islands is a British Overseas Territory located in the western Caribbean Sea. The territory comprises the three islands of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman, located south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica. The Cayman Islands are considered to be part of the geographic Western Caribbean Zone as well as the Greater Antilles. The territory is a major world offshore financial centre (source: wikipedia) We have a wide selection of outstanding lots available in the Cayman Islands. Grand Cayman The Royal Residence – 15 building lots situated on the East side of the island...

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Do YOU Dream of Living in a Tropical Paradise?

  • 05/06/2012
Do YOU Dream of Living in a Tropical Paradise?

Paradise is closer than you think. Located in the heart of Southern Belize rests a sheltered 14,000 acre residential resort haven called Sanctuary Belize. It is here, alongside an untamed stretch of the Sittee River, perched on seven miles of Caribbean shore and surrounded on either side by 111,000 acres of wildlife reserves, where all of Belize’s many land and water excursions have been captured, refined, then made readily available to all who are fortunate to live there. The Sanctuary Belize Residential, Resort and Marina features 5 Eco Experiences – something for just about everyone: Riverine:...

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Cancun Residences with a Marina and Golf Course

  • 04/23/2012
Cancun Residences with a Marina and Golf Course

Cancun, Mexico Stunning, secure gated community know as La Amada.  Located approximately 7 kms north of Cancun on the beautiful white sand beaches of Playa Mujeres. This beautiful resort offers everything:  Location, Golf, Marina, Spa, White sand Beaches and it is Family friendly. Located just 7.5 miles from the center of Cancun, it offers the following: Low rise 1, 2 & 3 bedroom condominiums offering Lagoon, Marina, Ocean view & Beach Front suites Quality finishing throughout Full Service Marina with dry dock Stunning white sand beach with pristine blue water Secure...

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Luxury Properties Around the World

  • 03/08/2012
Luxury Properties Around the World

As a Certified International Real Estate Specialist, I.R.E.S, I work with clients to acquire Second Homes as a home away from home for vacation, recreation, retirement or profit.  I.R.E.S members around the world showcase a number of properties for sale in the Castles & Estates magazine. Click on CASTLES & ESTATES for the latest edition of the magazine.  Also check out my International & US Listings Page by clicking on the link above for more listings. Contact Global Agent - Dixie Wiley at 703-871-9317 for information on any of the listings in the magazine or on my webpage above. ...

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Schooner Bay on South Abaco, The Bahamas

  • 02/27/2012
Schooner Bay on South Abaco, The Bahamas

Schooner Bay on South Abaco, The Bahamas This fabulous LEED certified development is inspired by the architectural and cultural history of The Bahamas and guided by the philosophy of New Urbanism.  The Bahamian developer and his team of local and international architects, engineers have crafted a small harbour town.  It will be the first planned and open community designed to attract families to live, work and play in a setting that incorporates the best of the Bahamian past and the hopes for the future.  Abaco Island is very accessible from Florida and Nassau. It is served by the airports...

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Development of the week: Viceroy Anguilla Hotels, Resorts & Residences

  • 01/18/2012
Development of the week: Viceroy Anguilla Hotels, Resorts & Residences

Viceroy Anguilla Hotels, Resorts & Residences is located on 35 acres with 3,200 feet of coastline of Barnes Bay and Meads Bay of Anguilla. The Viceroy offers townhomes, villas, resort residences and penthouses. The Viceroy amenities include an 8,000 sq ft spa, fitness center, restaurants, scuba diving, tennis, and children's programs. Anguilla has some of the finest beaches in the world. The white sand is so powdery that when you rub it on your skin there is scarcely any feeling of abrasion. Surrounded by these unbelievable expanses of sand, it retains a timeless desert-island quality. —...

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Secluded Mountain Luxury Home in Mexico

  • 11/05/2011
Secluded Mountain Luxury Home in Mexico

SECLUDED MOUNTAIN LUXURY HOME…AWAY FROM THE WORLD! Dramatic and surprising architecture is found on this ten acre mini-estate perched upon a mountain top overlooking beautiful Lake Zirahuen. This property is located 68 kilometers south of the colonial city of Morelia, the state capital of Michoacán, Mexico. A very personal sense of style can be felt in this home of three luxurious garden enhanced suites with panoramic mountain and lake views. Other features included are a gourmet kitchen, a living/dining room, a study with high speed wireless, a lower level wine cellar, a yoga room with bi-fold...

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Vacation, Live or Retire on Turks and Caicos Islands

  • 05/15/2011
Vacation, Live or Retire on Turks and Caicos Islands

The Turks and Caicos islands are located 575 miles south east of Miami.  Comprised of eight islands and around 40 cays. Each of the islands has its own unique characteristics and plenty of vacation resorts and property opportunities. The island of Providenciales (Provo as it is referred to) is a wonderful destination with its stunning white sand beaches, turquoise water and fabulous climate...perfect anytime of year! Why should you consider the Turks and Caicos Islands? Safe - One of the Lowest Crime Rates in the Caribbean Investor friendly - there are no restrictions on who can buy real...

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Richmond Hill Inn Montego Bay – Villas/Resort

  • 04/18/2011
Richmond Hill Inn Montego Bay – Villas/Resort

The Richmond Hill Inn Montego Bay is For Sale. This property was featured on CBS Morning Show January 2011, and Good Morning America in March. This classic hotel sits on over 20 acres high on Richmond Hill, overlooking Montego Bay. Arguably the most breathtaking view in Montego Bay. Thousands of weddings over the years with an average of 50 per year. Fully functional kitchen with almost 4000 sq ft set up to serve 350 people. Poolside bar and beautiful large conference room, 21 spacious rooms, some with full kitchens. Very inviting lobby and lounge area. Private residence has its own pool. All furnishings...

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Retire, Visit or Live in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

  • 03/21/2011
Retire, Visit or Live in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico tops many lists for best places to retire. PV is a seaside city on Banderas Bay on the Pacific coastline of Mexico. With a quality infrastructure already-in-place it offers visitors, retirees and those living in Puerto Vallarta a lifestyle similar to major US cities. Vallarta has an international airport, train, buses, hospitals, schools and universities, water treatment facilities and much more. World-class living with beautiful beaches, golf courses, marinas, restaurants, shopping and several all-inclusive resorts make this a great place to Retire, Visit or Live. Vallarta...

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Investment Opportunity Weekends in Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

  • 03/01/2011

Dream of investing in, or moving to Mexico?  These 3-day events will educate and empower the participants with knowledge and insights so they can decide if Mexico is the right place for you.  There will be leading experts on Mexico's legal process, tax strategies, real estate ownership, health care, security and government services. Available Dates March 17-19 April 7-9 May 12-14 WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT THURSDAY EVENING After arriving Thursday, guests will settle into their villas during the afternoon.  Then meet the team and other guests aboard the corporate yacht for a sunset cruise...

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Turkey – Private Villa – Stunning sea views

  • 02/25/2011
Turkey – Private Villa – Stunning sea views

Stunning Private Villa in Avsallar which in our opinion has the "best" views in the area... with fantastic 180 degree sea views from the Roof Terrace! A deceptively spacious, stylish modern and exceptionally well kept 3 bedroom detached villa with sea and woodland views in a private and secluded area standing on a good sized plot and benefiting from its own private pool and established enclosed gardens. The villa has a fully fitted luxury kitchen with black granite worktops including oven, hob, fridge freezer and dish washer, open plan to a large lounge with feature fire place and feature...

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