3.4 Acres Headland Lot 47 Union Island, UNION ISLAND, The Grenadines
- 0 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 3.46 Acres
- 150827 Sq Ft
- FOR SALE
- Two beaches
- Wonderful Diving
- Perfect sailing
- Protected Marine environment
- Ocean sunsets }
Headland Lot 150826.5 sq ft 8.00 USD sq ft An Excellent Location
Lot 46 enjoys a beautifully unspoilt, natural location at the gateway to the Grenadines. The land sits on the ridge between Bloody Bay and the stunning Chatham Bay. Views over both bays and the Caribbean Sea are panoramic, uninterrupted and include the islands of Canouan, Catholic Island and, on clear days, the northern Grenadine chain. Bloody Bay is a pristine deep coral sand beach. The water is calm & clear and the swimming, snorkeling and diving are world class.
A Beautiful Island
Union Island forms part of the perimeter of the Tobago Cays National Park and Marine Reserve where 5 miles of coral reef encircle four desert islands set in an incredible turquoise lagoon. The beauty of this area is nothing short of breathtaking, and Union Island is definitely a fantastic location in which to consider buying land or property, and this lot would certainly be a great investment.
Union Island is an established destination of choice in the region for yachts.Sailing in the Grenadines is among the finest in the world, and Union Island is the perfect starting point for many.
Exciting Development Potential
Lot 46 could be used to create a fantastic private home. It could also be developed as the base for a rental property, and this option has tremendous potential, since Union Island is becoming increasingly popular with tourists - it is the perfect base for those wanting to explore not only Union Island, but also Mayreau, Palm Island and the Tobago Cays, among other destinations.
Explore the Grenadines with Ease
The island has a small airstrip, which allows for easy island hopping to neighbouring destinations. Nearby airports include Canouan, Mustique and St Vincent, and there are also three hub airports that are within easy reach of Union Island - Grenada is 35 miles away, St Lucia 90 miles and Barbados 100 miles. Travel from Union Island to other islands in the Grenadines is becoming more and more simple, with private planes, speedboats and ferries all available as options.
The light is especially bright and clear on Union Island - surrounded by shallow crystal clear reef protected waters and with a magnificent anchorage at Clifton. This is a super stop for yachts and day guests too - flying into the small landing strip is a super experience. Union has some lovely restaurants and great local spirit. One local has even built his own island 'Happy Island' and you can join him for a tasty BBQ. The Tobago Cays are only a short sail away and from Union the other southern Grenadine islands are easily explored...Mayreau...Palm Island... Mopion...Petit St Vincent...Petit Martinique and Carriacou.
1. Make your offer for your chosen property through us. We present your offer, and work to bring the sale to an agreement with the owner.
2. Appoint a local Lawyer to handle your purchase (list of recommended lawyers can be provided upon request) exchange contact details and discuss the purchase arrangements, as you wish.
3. Sign Agreement of Sale + deposit 10% of purchase price in ESCROW account with the lawyer.
(this contract is prepared by the lawyer for approval by both parties, before being finalised and signed by both parties. This is a binding agreement, the only circumstances where you would retrieve the deposit would be if:
- the seller fails to perform (for example if there was not clear title)
- or if your ALHL is not issued (this is extremely rare).
4. Alien Land Holders Licence (ALHL) Application (specific to the property & applied for at the time of agreement of purchase ).
provide the following details to your local lawyer :
Date and place of birth
Copy of passport
Bank reference (not finances just a letter of reliability)
Police certificate of clear record (applied for from your local police station or online, in your home country
UK click here: The police certificate is usually fairly swift and at least straightforward.
Address, current and for previous 5 years
The lawyer makes the ALHL application and searches to check clear title on the property.
5. ALHL is issued (this usually takes 2 to 3 months).
6. Complete the purchase (you deposit the balance of purchase price and the signed deeds of conveyance are released). At this point the property is yours.
There is no capital gains tax, no inheritance tax and annual property taxes are negligible.