About us

We are your one stop for all your real estate needs. Established in 1995 our boutique family owned company offers a large and diverse portfolio of luxury villas, beach front homes and apartments , as well as variety of properties with sea views which include apartments, land, as well as residential, commercial and investment properties for sale all over St. Maarten and St. Martin.

What we offer

Expert advice

Our wealth of knowledge combined with our expert staff allow us to state with certainty that you will receive no better advice and service than can be found at Sunshine Properties.We're here to guide you.Our services include all aspects of property sale, rental, and management. We are uniquely placed to offer you valuable insider advice on, local tax incentives as well as recommend and provision architectural and construction facilities. We also advise in regards to residency and immigration matters. If you are renting, buying, or simply looking for a good investment, don't hesitate to contact us.

10 reasons to purchase your piece of paradise on St Maarten

St. Maarten is a place filled with Sunshine, turquoise waters and friendly people. Truly a small paradise! Well put yourself in that picture. It's not as difficult as you may think to own your own slice of paradise on the Dutch side of the island. Consider these ten points to help you make a decision about a owing a your piece of paradise.

  • 1. No yearly property taxes.
  • 2. No Capital Gains taxes when selling a property.
  • 3. Foreigners can easily own real estate on St. Maarten .We have over 180 nationalities living on the Dutch side .
  • 4. A local Notary (an Attorney appointed by The Netherlands) will perform 'due diligence' for both the seller and the buyer to be protected.
  • 5. Closing costs typically amount to a one-time Government tax of 5-6 % of the purchase price.
  • 6. A buyer does not have to physically be present on St Maarten for the closing.A power of Attorney can be given to the Notary.
  • 7. Furnishings and personal belongings can be imported duty free.
  • 8. You ideal building lots, condos, and villas are available from $100,000 to $3,000,000+.
  • 9. It is currently a 'buyer's market' on St Maarten.
  • 10. At Sunshine Properties agents speak English, Français, Nederlands, Deutsch, Español, Italianoand Our services include all aspects of property sale, rental, and management. We are uniquely placed to offer you valuable insider advice on the creation, ownership, and . As well as expert advice on renovating ,developing, & building.

Local company with a Global Reach

Sunshine Properties is the only local real estate company to be invited to become a part of Luxury Portfolio International and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World TM, the global leader in real estate sales. Sunshine properties sales brokers and agents are local experts with a global reach; listings are marketed in over 52 countries worldwide and across 500 websites!

The team

Our team welcomes you to one of the world's most unique vacation and lifestyle spots, "The Friendly Island" of Sint Maarten/St. Martin.

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