Monday, October 14, 2019

Nassau rental market saturated by displaced Dorian victims

By Natario McKenzie

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas Real Estate Association’s (BREA) president yesterday lamented there was ‘only so much we can do’ as the organization seeks to aid displaced by Hurricane Dorian in securing affordable housing on New Providence.

Christine Wallace-Whitfield acknowledged that with likely thousands of persons on Grand Bahama and Abaco having been displaced as a result of Hurricane Dorian, affordable rental inventory on New Providence is virtually non-existent at this point.

“We have been hearing this and unfortunately there is only so much we can do. We, BREA, have reached out to the public and to our customers and clients and asked if anyone have units or any places  for rent or anything they know of that may be suitable to rent.”  Read more >>