At Home In the British Virgin Islands - Tortola and Virgin Gorda
Close your eyes and picture deep blue skies and vibrant green hills surrounded by breathtaking sunsets and flat white sand beaches. Think of a Caribbean paradise where if you so choose, the only noise you’ll hear is that of a wave tapping the sand or the soft flutter of doves wings in flight.
This archipelago is a tropical blend of several Caribbean islands and is considered to be a sailor’s paradise. With over 60 exotic little Caribbean Islands, the British Virgin Islands are as idyllic, unspoiled and as beautiful as its culture and its people. With its exquisite white sand beaches and the tranquil turquoise blue waters, it is known as the chartering hub of the Caribbean. The BVI is recognized as being the home of some of the world’s finest bareboat and most extravagant charters. With its plethora of activities that range from biking or camping to golfing, bird watching or yachting, the British Virgin Islands is a paradise that is truly waiting to be discovered!
British Virgin Islands Real Estate, Economy and Infrastructure
If you’re looking to invest in Caribbean Island real estate, then the British Virgin Islands is the place to go. Excellent opportunities exist for investing in British Virgin Island real estate because it is one of the most affluent economies in all of the Caribbean. The British Virgin Islands continue to be ‘on the go’, with land and house values increasing continuously. With the increase in Caribbean real estate developments being proposed over the next 2 years, there are large amounts of money moving into the British Virgin Islands making it a lucrative and stable Caribbean real estate investment opportunity.
Perfect for a peaceful holiday hideout, villas that are located on a cliff above the beach in the exclusive resort area of Virgin Gorda starts at US $2,800,000. In very good condition, a duplex house with a terraced veranda would cost you about $650,000. A luxury condominium in Virgin Gorda with panoramic oceanviews and a private swimming pool starts at $500,000.
From high-end bungalows to villas to condominiums, The British Virgin Islands possess all types of luxury properties. On the other hand, there exists other smaller and less expensive real estate opportunities too. Tortola and Virgin Gorda represent a re-entry into a much simpler time – a natural, serene, quieter, relaxed and more elemental lifestyle. The British Virgin Islands are a tranquil place where life is easy and the external pressures and stresses are left behind.
Settling down in The British Virgin Islands is easily within reach. If you are fond of soaking up the sun, but just can’t take the overcrowded beaches of the other Caribbean islands, then this tiny, sun-kissed slice of Britain that is hidden away in the Caribbean will surely satisfy you.