The Islands of the BahamasAbaco Real Estate
Published Wednesday, January 4, 2012 Updated on Thursday, August 3, 2017

Abaco Real Estate

The Islands of the Bahamas


Real estate in Abaco is the perfect place for your Bahamas vacation home. If you are looking for a beautiful island location to call home, Abaco is the perfect spot. Abaco real estate is available throughout the Abaco islands.

The Abacos are a string of Bahamas islands located 180 miles east of Palm Beach, Florida, USA, and about 55 miles north of Nassau, the capital city of The Bahamas. The Abaco mainland is Great Abaco, the third largest island in the Bahamas, with a string of cays (pronounced keys) a few miles offshore stretching along the eastern side of Great Abaco creating the protected Sea of Abaco.

The Abaco's comprise of the main islands of Great Abaco and Little Abaco. The most northern islands are Walker's Cay and the smaller Grand Cay. To the south of that, the next inhabited islands are Spanish Cay, Green Turtle Cay, Great Guana Cay, Scotland Cay, Man-O-War Cay, and Elbow Cay, with its historic settlement of Hope Town. Finishing up the Abaco's are the most sothern islands Tilloo Cay and Lubbers Quarters.

The first inhabites of the Abaco's were the Lucayan indians after which the British Loyalists settled there. The first European settlers of the Abaco islands were Loyalists fleeing the American Revolution who arrived in 1783. The Europeans settled in Abaco during the War of Independence from the United States and today this yachtsman’s haven is renowned for its sports fishing, beach resorts, bed and breakfast inns, waterfront residences, condominiums and marinas.

Abaco real estate is often brought up in conversations with people looking to purchase property in The Bahamas. The collection of islands are loved by Bahamians and foreigners alilke. Each have their own reasons why they love Abaco, but these are the highlights: location, the beaches and the sea, the people, the Abaco way of island life.

If you are in the market for Abaco real estate then you've come to the right place - We have property listings throughout the Abaco islands. Damianos Sotheby's International Realty has four offices in Abaco Bahamas so finding a knowledgeable real estate agent in or near your island and settlement is quick and easy.

For more information view our Abaco real estate listings for sale and for rent contact us for further assistance. 

Ocean View - Abaco Bahamas Beachfront Home

Abaco Real Estate

Abaco real estate

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