Scrub Island is the first new resort in the BVI for 20 years. Whilst they’ve had their problems with the environmentalists, bank, etc., they look like they are going to get it done, and are due to open in July. Scrub Island will offer a luxury resort, marina, hotel, and villas on a private island in the British Virgin Islands.
Scrub Island is located approximately 74 miles (119 km) east of Puerto Rico (eastern Fajardo, Puerto Rico to Scrub Island), 28 miles (45 km) NE of Charlotte Amalie, St Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Islands, and 1.66 miles (2.7 km) North of Trellis Bay / Beef Island Airport ( EIS ).
Lat: 18.46667 Long: -64.51667
For real estate information, contact one of our agents and visit Scrub Island Real Estate. Their promotional material states, ‘Unlike what has been circulating on our local news, the BVI are not affected by the ‘housing bubble.’ The Caribbean real estate market is experiencing growth like never before. The BVI are in very high demand because there is little or no development, whereas most other Caribbean islands experiencing overdevelopment and crowds.’
The niche market for Scrub Island is selling homes to the sportsfishermen and women.