Archive by Author | Kerri Hanley

St. Croix Real Estate Market: 2016 Wrap-Up / 2017 Forecast

Every year we like to write a market summary to give buyers and sellers an idea of where the market is heading.  This year as we look back, the lyrics of a song come to mind when I...

St. Croix Interior Design

  St. Croix interior design gets a new look.  JOE Interiors, an “Interior Styling” studio operated by Lauryn Joseph Mandryk in St. Croix, USVI, is in the business of making...

2016 St. Croix Real Estate Market Update

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Looking Ahead—2016 It is official…we have definitely bottomed out and are now on our way back up. St. Croix’s real estate market has started a healthy recovery with a steady...

CrossFit in the Virgin Islands

CrossFit seems to be the buzzword that is taking the fitness world by storm.  And St. Croix, Virgin Islands is no exception…on a small island we have seen a few CrossFit gyms pop up...

Swimming With Dolphins

There are so many special things that we get to take advantage of when living in the Virgin Islands, but if I had to name the absolute best and most memorable activity, it would be...

Point Udall, U.S. Virgin Islands

Whether you are planning a trip to St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, or if you have lived here for years but forget all the cool places to take your tourist visitors, be sure that...

Green Flash–Fact or Fiction?

  I have lived in St. Croix full time since 1993 and in all those years I have be looking at sunsets to try to catch a glimpse of this “green flash” that so many claim to have...

Declutter Your Home Project: Part 6

It’s always amazing to me how much we accumulate, and one of the worst places for this clutter is are your storage closets.  I suppose that’s because we know that we can always...

Declutter Your Home Project: Part 5

Now that I have managed to get through the marathon holiday season that is St. Croix, it’s time to refocus my efforts on my house.  Having successfully finished the most visible...

Three Kings’ Day in St. Croix

St. Croix is a melting pot of various cultures from down island to Latin America to Europe, and as such, we have meshed our cultures and traditions throughout the year allowing us to...