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Cayman Stamp Duty Changes

Cayman Stamp Duty Changes

While new contracts entered into from the 1st of January 2020 cannot qualify for the stamp duty savings, the position for existing contracts, pre-2020, was not clear. Would the stamp duty savings associated with those connected contracts still be available? To help explain the Cayman stamp duty changes, and the potential impact on buyers, Kate Ryley enlisted the help of Tim Swallow, an attorney at the local law firm, Appleby.

Do I need a lawyer to buy a house?

Do I need a lawyer to buy a house?

From the offer to purchase to closing, a property transaction is a legal contract between a seller and a buyer. That is why we always, and I mean always, recommend you engage an attorney who specializes in local real estate transactions. It will ease the contractual process, but more importantly, it will protect you and your interests.

A Testament to Cayman’s Strength

A Testament to Cayman’s Strength

The Cayman real estate market speaks volumes. In March 2020, at the beginning of lockdown, we all braced for impact. And yet despite the numerous challenges the year brought us, this island nation proved its resilience.

Working from home in Cayman, are you legal?

Working from home in Cayman, are you legal?

Obtaining legal approval to set up your home office in Cayman can be tricky. The island's Planning Department regulations prohibit the use of a residential property for activities that fall outside what the area is zoned for.

How to choose a real estate agent?

How to choose a real estate agent?

We care about you, and because we care we’ve compiled a quick checklist to ensure that you get the best possible representation, wherever you are on your property journey.

Bank Financing In Cayman - Explained

Bank Financing In Cayman - Explained

In these last few weeks we’ve seen a significant uptick in new buyers, both locally and internationally, wanting to invest in their own piece of Cayman.  They may be keen to get their feet wet,...

Insider's Guide To Building Your Own Home

Insider's Guide To Building Your Own Home

Author: Kate Ryley 'Some buyers don’t even think about buying land or building their own home - they just assume it’s out of their league or out of their means. But all options are worth...

Cayman Islands Stamp Duty: Explained

Cayman Islands Stamp Duty: Explained

We get asked a lot about the Stamp Duty Law, and for good reason. With changes to the Stamp Duty Laws coming into effect on January 1, 2020, we wanted to break things down and answer...

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