St. Maarten Investments has been involved in real estate since 1993.
We cover Dutch St. Maarten, French St. Martin, St. Barths, and Anguilla.

About SMI

1. Location Location Location, this of course is an international rule, this is why it is N 1There are differnt locations to choose from in St. Martin you just need to pick the right one. Of course beacfront is always the most desirable, especially when if you are looking at investment and you want to speculate or just rent weekly.

2. The Dutch side of the island does not have capital gaing tax for individual nor real estate tax, the French side as well as slong has this property becomes your primery residency, otherwise you have capital gaing tax, around 34% also has real estate tax however it is reasonable. For example a villa in the famous French Lowlands or Terres Basses with 2 houses and 2,5 acres of land pays in the region of  4000 to 5000 Euro per year.

3. Buying in St. Martin St. Maarten is pretty much like buying in France Spain or Italy, our Civil notary ( differnt from the public notary in the States) is repsonisble for transfering the title from the seller to buyer free and clear. The notary takes care of  your title search and your title insurance, the porperty will not be transfrred unless is FREE and CLEAR.

This process on the French side takes about 90 days and  closing cost 10.5% of the purchase price, on the Dutch side of the island Sint Maarten  this process is a little faster and less expensive 5 to 6% and can take  1 week 2 weeks dipends on the arrangements made between parties.

We are a DUTY FREE island so if you buy a plot of land and decide to build your dream home you can import all the materials from your country, there will be no Duty.


Being updated daily.......last update Nov 29 st 2016

Specialized in Luxury Villas, Condos, Land, Hotel & Resorts  and joint ventures.

Our real estate team  is specialized in Luxury Real Estate, this company was established in St Maarten - St. Martin in 1993.

Our agents have no less than 15 years  experience in the business and speak several languages. 

We are fully licensed in Saint Martin, Sint Maarten,  our offices are located in:

St. Maarten Investments N 38 Simpson Bay Yacht Club, Sint Maarten Country SXM

Remax-Elite-St.Martin N 146 Nettle Bay, Marigot Saint Martin F.W.I.

Linked with other Luxury Real Estate companies in the neighboring islands, Saint Barths FWI and Anguilla BWI.

We offer a prestigious selection of luxury beachfront and hillside properties from villas, apartments condos, empty plots of land, there are endless possibilities in finding your dream home.

We are specialized in Terres Basses community, which translates to the French Lowlands. This area is best known for its pristine beaches, peaceful atmosphere and exclusive Estates.

There are various benefits in investing on an island such as Sint Maarten Country / Saint Martin F.W.I.

Very easy to reach destination as we are ranked as the number two international airport in the Caribbean, after Puerto Rico. We have direct flights daily from a multitude of worldwide airports.

We have over 100 nationalities, the best assortment of restaurants that vary from French cuisine to beach barbeques, or the 37 different beaches located all over the island, there is something for everyone on the friendly island of Saint martin/ Sint Maarten. For those who enjoy a night out, there is a wide selection of bars and clubs to appeal to any music taste or dance style.

The cultural aspect of the island has copious nationalities, ethnicities, and languages from all over the world.

The island of Saint Martin / Sint Maarten has naturally stunning and breathtaking views from different points of the island.

There are villas from the top of a mountain all the way down to the beachfront properties that rest right beside the gorgeous ocean. At St. Maarten Investments & REMAX -ELITE -ST. MARTIN we aim for complete satisfaction. Finding the perfect property is without a doubt our first priority. REMAX-ELITE-ST MARTIN & SMI 23 years in the Real Estate business if you have found us there is no need to look any further.

As a buyer or a seller you should know we do not have MLS on this island so you should work with a company that has lots of experience and can give you the maximum exposure for a seller and the largest variety for a buyer. 

Contact Info

We make it our top priority to be available for inquiries via email at all times. Email us at the address below or fill our out contact form to get in touch.

St. Maarten Investments
Dutch + 1 721 587 0247
USA +1 631 415 5783
Fax +1 721 544 3822