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Moving to the VI with PETS - 05/31/11 11:30 AM
This is from the VI Moving Center Site (www.vimovingcenter.com) - good info if you plan to move here with pets!QuarantineThe Virgin Islands does not have any quarantine requirements. Pets traveling to the United States mainland from the Virgin Islands also will not require quarantine.Health Certificates A health certificate from your veterinarian is necessary, it should state that the animal has not been exposed to any communicable diseases, is healthy and when rabies shots are applicable to your pet that the shots are up to date. This certificate should be prepared within 10 days of travel. Rabies shots are considered up to (3 comments)
Electricity costs in the USVI - 05/31/11 08:54 AM
I guess it's better to know up front - that Paradise is not free.... One little surprise that many people get when they move down here without doing enough research or asking the right questions is the exorbitant price of power here in the USVI!! I think on average we're at about $.5 a killowatt - I think in the states it's about $.1!!! So to make that "real" - for a 2000 sq ft house using NO AC - our power bill is between $250 - $350 a month. If we use AC (we have it but ONLY use it (1 comments)
Are you a Biker and wondering if there are Biking opportunities in St Croix? - 05/16/11 09:37 PM
I have a friend who is an avid biker and she tells me there are two good bike mechanics on the island and a great group of riders on St Croix. When they get a little rock fever, they all head to the states for a couple of long rides at least once or twice a year in Spring and Summer. 2009 it was Minnesota-South Dakota, Wyoming, Wisconsin. 2010 was Colorado and this year it is looking like everyone is heading to Canada for a 10 day ride. They have a planned ride every Saturday and Sunday and have their own (0 comments)
Buyers....some tips on making a SMART offer... - 05/14/11 05:41 PM
Ok - so you've found your dream home - and now you have to decide what price to offer. This is obviously one of the hardest, most important decisions you'll have to make! Here is a short list of steps you need to take to make a smart offer – one that gets you a great value, but is also likely to be successful at getting the property. A low offer does not make for a great deal if you don’t get the house, or if you infuriate the sellers to the point where they don't want to negotiate with you! (1 comments)
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