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Unions Estate Housing Development – Twickenham Park, St. Catherine

Tuesday, July 27, 2010


The National Housing Trust (NHT) invites qualified contributors in Kingston, St. Andrew and St. Catherine, to apply for 24 two-bedroom and 6 three bedroom apartments and 5 two-bedroom townhouses at Unions Estate, phase 2 in Twickenham Park, St. Catherine. The application intake period is August 3-10, 2010. Unions Estate is an elegant new housing development […]

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Independence City In 1963

Tuesday, January 12, 2010


Exactly 47 years ago today, on January 12, 1963, lots in Independence City, St. Catherine were being advertised heavily. At the time, there were only 400 lots left. The cost – £415-465 with two full years to pay. The advantages – central sewer, no pits, central drainage and water, school, churches, playgrounds, modern shops, convenient […]

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357 House Development Coming To Twickenham Park

Monday, December 21, 2009


Plans are reportedly in gear for Ashtrom Building Systems Ltd. to develop a 357 house National Housing Trust (NHT) residential development at Twickenham Park in St. Catherine. Ashtrom won the $2.1-billion contract recently, and it has already received Cabinet approval. The development will comprise 165 two-bedroom town houses and 192 two- and three-bedroom apartments, as […]

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Green Mountain Duplex Town Homes

Tuesday, September 15, 2009


Real estate developer Island Homes Ltd. is offering the “Green Mountain Duplex Town Homes” located in St. Jago Hills, St. Catherine (off the Sligoville Main Road). Here are some details: Price: J$7.5M with a present discount of $500,000.00 less for the first five (5) purchasers Size: 858 sq.ft. with additional land space of 1,500- 2,000 […]

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Where To Live in St. Catherine

Wednesday, June 3, 2009


Considering living in the parish of St. Catherine? Wondering where are the best places to live there? According to this Gleaner newspaper report, here are the best places to live in St. Catherine: Green Acres – located near the famed Dovecot Memorial Park within range of the major services (police, hospital and fire brigade) and […]

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DBJ Selling The Old Cotton Polyester Textile Plant

Thursday, March 26, 2009

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The Development Bank of Jamaica Ltd. (DBJ) is selling all 21 acres of land (and buildings) that comprise the former site of the Cotton Polyester Textile plant located in Old Harbour, St. Catherine. The recent DBJ ads in the press have stated: The Development Bank of Jamaica Limited invites offers from interested parties to purchase […]

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