Jamaica Real Estate and Rentals

  Gathering information about Jamaica real estate and rentals in Jamaica is essential for expats who are moving to Jamaica   Why?   Because, knowledge is power.   If you know all the information and details before renting or buying a property in Jamaica then most chances that you make less mistakes.   Rentals in Jamaica - How does it Work?   The Rent Assessment Board in Jamaica sets the rental for all commercial and residential premises.   The … [Read more...]

Education in Jamaica – Important Information for Expats

  Gathering information about the education in Jamaica is essential, so you can reach an educated decision about your kids schooling before moving to Jamaica.   Education in Jamaica is based primarily on the British model. The main levels are preprimary (early childhood), primary, and secondary education.   The Jamaican Ministry of Education and Youth has overall responsibility for policy direction of education. Tuition is subsidized at the primary and secondary levels. A … [Read more...]

Living in Jamaica – How to Apply for a Work Permit?

  Are you searching for information about living in Jamaica?   One of the first things you should look into is the requirements for a work permit in Jamaica.   As a general rule expats looking for jobs in Jamaica are required to obtain a work permit. Citizens of the commonwealth countries may apply for a work visa after arriving to Jamaica, while non commonwealth citizens must apply for a work visa before entering Jamaica.   U.S.A is not one of the commonwealth … [Read more...]

Important Facts About Jamaica Before Moving to Jamaica

  Before moving to Jamaica, it is important that you gather as much information as you can about the country, its society, land, government, economic, education, etc.'   The more you know, the better you are prepared, and the easier you adjust to expatriate living in Jamaica.   Moving to Jamaica - Important Information Jamaica - Overview Education in Jamaica Jamaica Real Estate Living in Jamaica - Work Permit Jamaica - Overview   Jamaica is an … [Read more...]