A Guide to Buying Property in Grand Bahama, Bahamas
Welcome to our guide to buying property in Grand Bahama, Bahamas.
Here you can find out all about the real estate market, including the best places to buy and property prices.
To find out about the buying process, read our guide to buying property in The Bahamas.
Overview – Grand Bahama Real Estate
Located just 56 miles from Florida, Grand Bahama is the northernmost island of The Bahamas and the closest major Bahamian island to the mainland USA.
Its proximity to the USA has made it an extremely attractive option for North American property buyers investing in Bahamas real estate.
Grand Bahama comprises the area of Freeport plus East Grand Bahama and West Grand Bahama.
There are endless white sand beaches to discover and the surrounding waters are home to the world’s largest network of underwater caves and some of the region’s most spectacular coral reefs – ideal for scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, windsurfing and sailing. Grand Bahama is also considered one of the best fishing destinations in the world, with marlin, tune and wahoo among many other species.
There also numerous shops and supermarkets, medical clinics and international schools available on Grand Bahama.
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Freeport Real Estate
Freeport is the second most populous city in The Bahamas. It is the largest settlement on Grand Bahama and the site of the island’s international airport – the main gateway to Grand Bahama. Freeport has numerous beautiful beaches, several golf courses (such as the Ruby Golf Course and the Emerald Golf Course) and numerous hotels which welcome a large number of tourists each year.
Freeport is also a free trade zone operated by the Grand Bahama Port Authority – businesses based in the Freeport area pay no taxes until 2054.
Areas in and around Freeport are popular areas for investing in Grand Bahama real estate. There is a wide variety of homes for sale in Grand Bahama in manicured waterfront communities, including family homes both large and small, as well as waterfront apartments and condos for sale in locations such as Xanadu Beach.
Port Lucaya Real Estate
Port Lucaya is a suburb of Freeport.
It is a popular tourist destination and resort area, with numerous beautiful beaches and hotels such as the Grand Lucayan.
Tourists and property owners alike can enjoy the amenities at the Grand Lucayan including the tennis courts and the Reef golf course – an 18-hole Robert Trend Jones Jnr-designed golf course.
East End Real Estate
For buyers looking for a more secluded lifestyle, East End could be ideal. East End is less developed than Freeport and offers quiet beaches and charming homes for sale.
West End Real Estate
Similar to East End, West End is quieter than Freeport and ideal for property buyers looking for real estate for sale in a peaceful area. West End is ideal for those who enjoy fishing.
How to Get to Grand Bahama
There are direct flights to Grand Bahama from various cities in the USA, including Atlanta, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Philadelphia.
International flights arrive at Grand Bahama International Airport in Freeport.
Alternatively fly to Nassau and get a connecting flight.