Notable Achievements

The Association has been actively engaged in monitoring the activities of the Town Planning Department and other Government Agencies in the interest of Developers and the attainment of good administration, and has been successful in several initiatives which we have proposed to achieve social and economic development of the sector.

The Association introduced the Split Contract resulting in considerable saving of Government Fees

Real Estate Industry Regulation and Consumer Protection

The Association made valuable contributions to the Duffus Commission of Enquiry and to the introduction of the Real Estate Dealers and Developers Act in 1987.

Recent Initiatives

Within recent years our focus has been on:-

On-Going Discussions

We have and are engaged in discussions with:-

Government Ministries

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The National Land Agency

Especially as regards the issuance of Titles on a timely basis.

The Survey Department

The Real Estate Board

With which we have been associated since its formation in September 1988.

Members Contributions

Volunteering Expertise

Members of our Association have contributed their expertise voluntarily to a number of Government Boards and Committees:-


We are a member of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, and have served on the Council for the past 18 years.

In these timely discussions we have involved the leadership of the related Professional Organizations :-

  • The Incorporated Masterbuilders Association of Jamaica
  • The Jamaica Institution of Architects
  • The Jamaican Institute of Engineers
  • The Land Surveyors Association of Jamaica
  • Realtors Association of Jamaica