How the Auction works?

On Thursday, March 29th, 2018, at 10:00 am at 10am, at the Holland House Beach Hotel, Front Street # 34, Philipsburg, Sint Maarten, Ms. Faride Tjon Ajong, civil law notary in Sint Maarten, or her deputy, shall proceed with the public sale of the hereinafter mentioned immovable property:
Ex article 3:268 Civil Code:


Immovable Property # 1:
*Description: a vacant parcel of land known as Claude Estate Lot 3-G.

a parcel of land, 679m˛ in size, situated in the Lower Prince’s Quarter district, further described in certificate of admeasurement nr. 367 of 2004 (SXM LPQ 367/2004).

Reserve price: US$ 117,000.-

Details and Pictures       Special Conditions         Map Location          Google Earth


For this item:
Offers in writing can be made for purchasing at a (private bid) private sale in accordance with article 3:268 paragraph 2 of the Civil Code. A bid form to that effect can be downloaded from our website or acquired at our office. Such offer can be made to the aforementioned civil law notary up to and including March 14th, 2018 the latest at 17:00 hrs (5pm). Any offer not accepted before March 21st, 2018, is deemed to be declined.

Seller has the right to change the Reserve Price before the auction. The auction will take place by raising bids (in Dutch: "bij opbod") and by decreasing bids (in Dutch: “bij afmijning”), in one session. Seller has the right to not accept any bid, at his sole discretion. The General Conditions of Auction and special conditions of auction are applicable. Contact our office for a copy.

All auction costs are for the account of the buyer, which may include outstanding condominium association fees and/or outstanding groundrent ("erfpachtcanon"). Check with Tjon Ajong & Associates for the estimated notarial costs.
Each bidder must identify himself with a valid passport or a National identification card. The successful bidder must submit a bank-guarantee, issued by a bank with office in Sint Maarten, to the amount of the highest bid augmented by the auction costs.

For more information please email us at:


*descriptions are based on available evaluation reports, some items have not been inspected inside, and the given information might therefore not be accurate.

Please note:
- to be able to use the Google Earth links, Google Earth needs to be installed on your PC.
- location maps and Google Earth links are not always exact, please check on location for correct auction Item.


NOTARY OFFICE SXM: Office location, Front Street 5, Philipsburg, Sint Maarten,
Tel. 1-721 5422339,    Fax 1-721 5422439     Email:


Notary Office SXM / Tjon Ajong & Associates (Still located in the Speetjens Arcade on Front Street )

Faride Tjon Ajong
Civil Law Notary

Head Office Philipsburg
(+1-721) 542-2339
Fax (+1-721)542-2439


Dutch Caribbean

Notary Office SXM

Terms and Conditions

Auction Conditions

Download Bid Form

How the Auction works?