CIRE I BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS is part of the Christies International Real Estate network with over 900 offices operating in 49 countries and territories. In 2023, the CIRE I CARIBBEAN network was established to provide improved marketing opportunities within the region. Working with CIRE provides clients with an unmatched international platform that covers a global market.
CIRE I BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS has delivered dynamic and bespoke real estate service solutions and passionate expertise to buyers and sellers since 1965. We are proud to be industry leaders in the British Virgin Islands and strive to consistently deliver the same tailored, trusted service that our clients have depended on for over 50 years. Whether buying a home or renting a villa, CIRE I BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS has a team that are ready to work with you in a timely and professional manner.
Commercial and Residential
The firm's staff includes three Chartered Surveyors and registered RICS Valuers who undertake valuations of properties ranging from small residential properties to complex commercial resorts and marina developments.
Long term property rentals
This includes strategic development advice, feasibility analysis, exit strategies, and Government liaison. We also provide clients with a lead role in the development process, acting on their behalf with the development team and as liaison with various Government departments through the development process.
Office and retail rentals
Construction management and cost monitoring involve management of the construction program, from feasibility through to completion, focusing on the design, cost bid analysis, procurement, overall financial aspects of the project, and certifications of variations and change orders.
Valuations and appraisals
These services include: Handling client income and expenditure with monthly reporting, Payroll services for employees, including monthly and annual returns to Government agencies, Payment of monthly and annual fees, including utility bills, insurance premiums, property tax, and HAT (Hotel Accommodation Tax).
Smiths Gore specializes in assisting local and international firms locate suitable accommodations for their businesses in the British Virgin Islands. From sophisticated office accommodation for firms in the financial sector to small retail spaces, we handle all types of commercial building and land lease transactions throughout the Territory.
The firm has undertaken agency assignments in most jurisdictions across the region. The team has experience across property classes and has specific expertise in hotels, resorts, marinas, private estates, and islands.