Conveyances & Mortgages

Conveyancing and mortgages present an array of complex and sometimes arcane issues distinct to Bahamas law. Removing local encumbrances, navigating Freeport service charges, and obtaining permits under the International Persons Landholding Act and Foreign Investment Board rules: all have the ability to confound even the most seasoned real estate attorney.


Not ParrisWhittaker. Our experience and precision allow you to run your Bahamas-based transaction without a hitch. We provide all essential conveyancing and mortgage services, offering the benefit of wisdom gained through hundreds of successful conveyances. We deliver:

  • Locally specific mortgage review
  • Painstakingly detailed title searches
  • Unimpeachable title opinions 
  • The speediest possible resolution of outstanding encumbrances (mortgages, judgments, orders)
  • Careful management of Freeport service charges
  • Essential guidance through a maze of local permits
  • Registration with the Exchange Control at the Central Bank of The Bahamas
  • Safe and efficient transfer of large sums of money
  • Conversion of sale proceeds into appropriate currency

If your property purchase is part of a commercial development plan, consider speaking to us about Real Estate & Commercial Property Transactions law as well. 

If you’re ready to discuss how we can help draft accurate, defect-free conveyances, contact us for a consultation.