STX News

On a monthly basis, we send out our newsletter with current St Croix news and upcoming events. We try to give a glimpse into life on our incredible island and hope it entices you to come feel the sand between your toes.

NEW St Croix Area Reports (November 2023)

NEW St Croix Area Reports (November 2023)

Find the monthly sales data, inventory, and days on market for the St. Croix, USVI real estate market! We have downloadable Coldwell Banker real estate reports — available below for each category: Homes & Condos, Condos, Homes, and Land! If you are not familiar...

St. Croix Holiday Shopping — Support Local Businesses!

St. Croix Holiday Shopping — Support Local Businesses!

It’s holiday shopping time, and time to think of those we love. For gifts, we shop locally, and we encourage others to do the same. Not only are you buying your loved ones unusual and often hand-made items, you are supporting local businesses! Your gift dollars are...

What are the top 5 hidden costs of home buying?

What are the top 5 hidden costs of home buying?

Published on our November 2023 NewsletterQuestion: “What are the top 5 hidden costs of home buying?" Chris' Answer: Closing costs, prepaid fees, and other fees. Getting a loan costs money. Plan on paying for your loan to be processed along with an appraisal fee....

What’s Holding Buyers Back?

What’s Holding Buyers Back?

Published on our November 2023 NewsletterQuestion: “What is holding buyers back from buying a property? Christie's Answer: Inventory and affordability are the two top issues for Buyers, according to ABR’s (Accredited Buyers’ Representative) monthly magazine. The third...

UVI Breaks Ground on Nursing Building on St. Croix

UVI Breaks Ground on Nursing Building on St. Croix

This is wonderful news for the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) and for healthcare in the territory! The UVI School of Nursing (SON) will soon have a brand-new, state-of-the-art learning facility that will train existing and future nurses. At the official...

NEW St Croix Area Reports (October 2023)

NEW St Croix Area Reports (October 2023)

Find the monthly sales data, inventory, and days on market for the St. Croix, USVI real estate market! We have downloadable Coldwell Banker real estate reports — available below for each category: Homes & Condos, Condos, Homes, and Land! If you are not familiar...

What kind of Commercial Property is right for you?

What kind of Commercial Property is right for you?

Are you thinking of moving your business to St. Croix, or beginning a new business on island? Should you lease or buy an existing building, or purchase land to build what you envision?  The location of your business will determine how convenient and cost effective it...

What current and historical mortgage rate trends tells us

What current and historical mortgage rate trends tells us

Mortgage rate is an important topic for many home buyers and also for those looking to refinance their property. Many are keeping a close eye on the trajectory of interest rates as they plan their real estate purchase. Freddie Mac started recording mortgage rates in...