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Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, on Friday (August 30), broke ground for the $1.46-billion Twickenham Glades housing development in St. Catherine. The 16-month project, the latest National Housing Trust (NHT) development, will comprise 110 single-storey two-bedroom duplex units built on five hectares (12.21 acres) of land in Twickenham Park. The project, which is slated for… Read More

There’s good news for National Housing Trust (NHT) contributors applying for a refund. Now, there are two additional institutions through which contributors may receive refunds as a direct deposit to their bank account.   The NHT is pleased to confirm partnership with the two newly-licenced commercial banks, namely JN Bank & JMMB Bank, to facilitate pay-out of NHT contributions refunds… Read More

The National Housing Trust (NHT) has improved its contributors’ ability to afford home loans, following an increase in the NHT’s loan ceiling from $5.5 million to $6.5 million. In addition, the NHT has reduced interest rates for all mortgagors and has made adjustments in the income bands to which interest rates are applied. The changes became effective on May 1, 2019, retroactive to April 1, 2019… Read More