Global Property Guide

Financial Information for Residential Property Buyers

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Cuba 19.92%
Jamaica 6.71%
Dom. Rep. 4.49%
Dominica 3.33%
St Vincent & G -1.89%
Haiti -2.08%
Trinidad & T. -4.93%
Belize -5.28%
St Lucia -8.77%
Bahamas -10.17%
Barbados -21.01%
 

Caribbean: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal

Statistics for the Caribbean. Statistical work in the Caribbean is weak, and house price statistics are almost non-existent. The partial exception is the US Virgin Islands, which benefits from a multiple listings system.