Real Estate Opportunities in The Gambia for Global Buyers
|The Gambia is a coastal country in Africa that has emerged as a great area to invest in real estate for both local and foreign buyers alike. The Gambian government is committed to business development and free enterprise. It has a reputation as a tranquil, secure destination, with property conveyancing laws based on the British system, low inflation, fiscal stability, and one of the lowest crime rates in the world. |
The Gambia was for many years a British colony, and is one of the smallest and safest countries in Africa. For many European holiday makers, Gambia is around 6 hours in flight time and has the added advantage of minimal jet lag. Accessibility is key to growth, with direct flights from Europe and the United States, or simply hop on a 30 minute commuter flight to Dakar airport where you can pick up direct flights to Paris, New York, Toronto, Rio, Dubai, the Middle East, and South East Asia.
If you are looking for new construction (off-plan) property, there are opportunities available right now in premium areas off the coast. There are also a number of inhabitable existing properties that can be had for a very small investment. Some properties have been constructed and just need to be finished out, pending a sale. If you are looking for a good international investment, it’s hard to go wrong in Gambia.
The Gambia coast offers miles of superb golden beaches and the vibrancy of Bakau, Serrekunda and the capital, Banjul. Language barriers are rarely a problem in The Gambia, as the average Gambian can speak up to 3 languages, to include English and French.
Construction aimed at investors is underway at the ocean-side village of Brufut in Gambia this investment real estate comes in the form of a modern housing development. So the secret is out about The Gambia being an ideal investment market with huge potential – the time to get in on the action is now!
Source: Street Directory