Renting on St. Thomas
Whether you are looking for a new home and need a place to stay while doing so, or you want to rent indefinitely—renting a home in St. Thomas is the standard route for new islanders. JF Real Estate had some great advice to help you find the perfect St. Thomas rental property.
1. Connect with an agent to find a St. Thomas Rental
Our agents here at JF Real Estate do more than just sell home we help new islanders find rentals as well! Connect with an agent today to learn more about the rental market of the VI and what to expect as far as pricing, square footage, areas. Our website has search engines that allow for a good amount of customization so you can easily narrow down on the properties that you are looking for.
2. Visit St. Thomas before choosing a rental
A pre-arrival visit is ideal. We know moving can be overwhelming so we suggest planning a trip to the Island to get to know the areas better. Our agents will help you plan your visit, show you around the island, and stake some of the stress of relocating off your shoulders.
3. Use your community resources!
Social Media connects communities in so many ways and here in the Virgin Islands is no different. We have a ton of community groups that can connect you and are a plethora of information for new islanders. Connecting with members of the communities via social media allows you the chance to ask questions to fellow islanders and learn more about Island life.
4. Be Patient
Relocating can be a stressful time. Don’t forget to take a moment to enjoy the adventure and your new island scenery. The Virgin Islands provides a change of lifestyle and scenery that is unbeatable and is undoublety unique. Time is known to move slower here- although that does not mean that everything moves slower. St. Thomas is a bustling island with a lot to do, rich culture, and plenty of opportunity.