Archive | December, 2016

What A $450K Home Looks Like in St. Croix, Miami and L.A.

When you are considering investing your real estate dollars in a few different markets, side-by-side comparisons are key.  So whether you are looking for an investment property or...

Meet the Master Behind St. Croix’s Dazzling Firework Shows

In the U.S. Virgin Islands, Russ Battiato is the authority on fireworks.  A retired U.S. Army Sergeant and paratrooper, he recently impressed the crowds gathered in Christiansted...

Virgin Islands Customs Duties Reducing to Zero, According to New Bill

A new bill which seeks to eliminate customs duties in the U.S. Virgin Islands, was approved by the territory’s finance committee late last month.  As of November 17, the bill as...

HH Tire & Battery Burns, Quickly Sets Up Temporary Location

At the end of November just after Thanksgiving, a long-established business on St. Croix burned to the ground overnight.  The island community is saddened by the total loss of the HH...

Vintage and Collectibles Fair To Be Held Saturday in Christiansted

This Saturday, December 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the annual Vintage and Collectibles Fair will be held at Peter Carl Limpricht Park in Christiansted (10 King Street, between Prince...

Island Roots Designs Unearthed at Joyia Inspirational Jewelry

A beautiful new line of jewelry deemed the island roots collection is now available at Joyia Inspirational Jewelry, just in time for the holidays.  The jewelry store is located on...