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Monday, September 17, 2007

Overseas property: Paradise preserved?

Telegraph: "Oh, the joys of a Caribbean hideaway. Warm turquoise seas, deep blue skies, white sandy beaches and colourful wooden houses on stilts. What more could a foreign homeowner wish for? The Port Louis resort Yet the irony cannot be lost on the astute buyer that the very act of purchasing a home on a small Caribbean isle can contribute to the destruction of its beauty - surely the reason you bought there in the first place. "