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August 01, 2014
Two woman company 'upstaging' homes

A softer side to construction is emerging thanks to a two-woman company that is transforming newly-built condos and townhomes into inviting, move-in-ready homes.
It's the post-construction final touch, the luxurious-looking, highly affordable fully-furnished option that is easing buyer stress and boosting developer sales.
The company is UpStage Bahamas Ltd. Launched just over a year ago, UpStage h...

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July 30, 2014
Realtor to sue BREA over 'despicable act'

A realtor who was wrongly listed as no longer being licensed to practice real estate due to non-payment of dues to the Bahamas Real Estate Association (BREA) has given notice that he intends to sue the organization over the "despicable act".
Bishop Walter Hanchell appeared among a list of almost 70 real estate agents and brokers said to not be up to date with his dues and therefore deemed unlicens...

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July 31, 2014
Small, two-woman company making waves with ready-to-move-in furniture packages for new construction

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Mention construction and instant images of concrete blocks, cement and hard-scrapple men in hard hats come to mind.
But in The Bahamas, a softer side of construction is emerging, thanks to a two-woman company that is transforming newly-built condos and townhomes into inviting, move-in-ready homes. It's the post-construction final touch, the luxurious-looking, highly affordable f...

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Small, 2-Woman Company Making Waves in Building Industry Upstage's Ready-to-Move-In Furniture Packages Helping Drive Sales
July 31, 2014
Small, 2-Woman Company Making Waves in Building Industry Upstage's Ready-to-Move-In Furniture Packages Helping Drive Sales

Mention construction and instant images of concrete blocks, cement and hard-scrapple men in hard hats come to mind...

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Ripped our gust again: Family that lost relatives in Flight 370 loses another in Ukraine crash
July 18, 2014
"Ripped our gust again": Family that lost relatives in Flight 370 loses another in Ukraine crash

Relatives, friends and colleagues paid tribute Friday to Malaysia Airlines Flight 17...

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June 23, 2014
Chamber to host session on perfecting your elevator pitch

Perfecting your "elevator pitch" will be the topic of the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation's (BCCEC) second "Morning Fix" program at Starbucks in the Harbour Bay Shopping Plaza.
Matt Sweeting, real estate agent and BCCEC director and entrepreneur, will discuss the essentials of honing one's "elevator pitch" - a brief summary about one's business, services or self, that shoul...

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May 07, 2014
'New concept' for Bahamian second home ownership

A boutique real estate firm is stepping out, carving a niche for itself by specializing in helping Bahamians find and buy second homes and giving a new meaning to the term second home ownership.
"We are so accustomed to the term 'second homeowner', meaning someone from abroad who buys a second home in The Bahamas while maintaining a primary residence elsewhere, that for too long we have overlooked...

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May 08, 2014
Island Living: Boutique Firm Proposes New Concept for Second Home Bahamians Ownership

A boutique real estate firm is stepping out, carving a specialty niche for itself in the mid-range residential market, serving Bahamians stepping up, shopping for and buying their second home and giving a new meaning to the term second home ownership...

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April 11, 2014
VAT 'uncertainty' and reducing sales by foreign realtors top BREA priorities

Lifting some of the "uncertainty" surrounding value-added tax (VAT) and how it will apply to the real estate sector, along with working with the Bahamas Bar Association to reduce the involvement of foreign real estate agents in Bahamian property sales, were identified yesterday as two top priorities for Carla Sweeting, the incoming president of the Bahamas Real Estate Association (BREA).
Sweeting,...

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March 27, 2014
Let's go fishing!

One of the fastest growing sports in the world is bonefishing and The Bahamas has an abundance of bonefish, especially in our Family Islands.
Several years ago, my friend Cecil Knowles, better known as Captain Snapper, who lives in the Deadman's Cay area on Long Island, took me fishing in the shallow waters just feet from the mainland. And talk about enthused when he saw a school of bonefish; to ...

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