To think two Antiguans under 30 would have defeated the odds in revolutionizing how Real Estate is sold or rented in the Caribbean Region would be simply unrealistic. Luckily Co-founders Jermaine & Monique are both alive to tell the tale of the not so easy journey into Entrepreneurship and transforming just a concept into an award-winning Caribbean Startup.
Simply put, JMVI Realty is the Caribbean’s game-changing Property App & Online Auction House.
Registered in Antigua & Barbuda in 2018, our user-friendly App is proven to add convenience and speed to the property process connecting Buyers & Renters to Sellers & Agents. In the digital age, access to information is paramount and has been one of the drivers for developing JMVI Realty into a virtual one-stop shop. Whether Searching by Asset Class, Sharing a property with your Business partner or checking monthly budgets for that next purchase with the in-app Mortgage Calculator, let JMVI Property App be your starting point.
Equally exciting is the JMVI Auction House, the first of its kind in the Caribbean, using technology to provide you with the most accessible selection of properties and the freedom to participate in Live Bidding – anywhere, anytime!
Meet the Co-Founders
Monique and Jermaine started this journey not just as a couple with big dreams, but rather, with a blueprint that could some day potentially revolutionize the Real Estate Industry.
Before JMVI Realty, Mr. Jermaine Rhudd was 8 years an Attorney-at-Law having spent the earlier parts of his career at the Criminal Bar and thereafter, as a Conveyancing and Corporate Guru with the Law Firm of Rhudd & Associates.
With the introduction of Antigua’s Citizenship by Investment Program. Mr. Rhudd became the youngest Licensed CIP Agent in the Country and began assisting HNWs on a path to mobility all while funding their first Venture Company, JM Ventures Inc where he sits as Chairperson.
Recognizing the unwavering duty of service to Country, Jermaine Rhudd was in 2017 appointed by the Governor General and assigned to the Ministry of Justice & Legal Affairs where he served in the capacity of Deputy Registrar of Lands in Antigua & Barbuda.
Jermaine is a proud Rotarian of 5 Years, leads the Legal aspects of Management with the Nolan Hue Inc. a Professional Development Foundation for youth, and continues to give back to his Alma Mata, the St. Joseph’s Academy, through service on the Board of Directors.
His Co-Founder Monique Sylvester qualified in Business Administration in the United States of America. Upon returning to Antigua, her career quickly led her on the path to Financial Management becoming employed over the space of 9 years in the Accounts Department of two leading Real Estate Development Companies. Monique became QuickBooks certified as of 2018 and thereafter quickly scaled the corporate ladder to the Position of Finance Director and Corporate Secretary within the Company.
The Operational Team
Deciding to stay within the service industry was an easy choice when Real Estate found him! The many years of experience in hospitality aptly prepared him for a successful career in Real Estate. Whether you are looking for a home, land or commercial property, Ebby pledges to meet and exceed your expectations.
Ebby spends his free time enjoying the outdoors, walking, hiking and spending time at the beach; any activity that feeds a peaceful lifestyle. He aims to make the most of everyday and shows gratitude for all his blessings, however small or grand.
Trevaun attended the Antigua Grammar School and later attended the Antigua and Barbuda International Institutee of Technology to study Computer Science and Business Administration. Finally, Trevaun is an Alumni of the Nolan Hue Foundation