Mark Stratman's company, InTheTropics Network LTD, is a registered real estate broker in Belize. Here he and his associates have been working and developing off-grid, safe-haven, self-sustaining properties - his passion - for many years. They specialize in "rare-air, clear-title, strategically-located, Caribbean property".
This large, 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom luxury Safe Haven is totally self-sufficient, with a state-of-technology solar/wind power & water systems and AC. It has a highly-advanced communication & security system. Built of high-strength concrete & custom local hardwood, including carved doors, with steel reinforced roofing. This secure, 6,000 sq.ft. luxury home with ensuite bedrooms is a private residence, although it was envisioned to serve as a tropical B&B or luxury hotel. Bring your designer, because the interior is unfinished, ready for your design ideas. The magnificent interior includes a sweeping staircase & balconies, with two main halls on first floor and one central atrium lobby, with staircase rising to inside balcony; separate hotel-size kitchen/pantry and laundry/staff area; exterior balconies and terraces on first and second floors. The estate produces its ... [Read More]
Secure within 870 acres of pristine coastal property, this spectacular coastal safe haven has direct Caribbean boat access and weather-protected docks. It is amidst some of the finest sport & culinary fishing in the world. Used now as a private, back-country, catch-and-release, tarpon fishing lodge, this property has a luxurious main residence or “lodge”, plus two strategically-placed 2-BR residences now housing security and maintenance staff. With no neighbors for many miles, it is lock-down-secure, surrounded by thousands of hectares of wild national lands. The estate has park-quality trails through its seaside savanna, high-canopy mountain jungle, dramatic karst hills, large caves, year-round freshwater streams, and fruit groves & vegetable gardens. This wild coastal area, designated an IUCN Category IV Wildlife Sanctuary, is one of our planet’s last ... [Read More]
Stunning Views from this 50-Acre Mountain Redoubt, High Above Belize’s Chiquibul National Forest ~ Off-Grid & Secure. Licensed and operating as a jungle resort, this residential compound includes a spacious, three-bedroom, craftsman-built family home, with huge cistern, and an impressive, high-ceiling workshop/garage with every tool imaginable downstairs. A professional-quality/ commercial-grade foodservice/ bar/ lounge building, with stunning panoramic views of the surrounding cloud forests is close by, with large dry & refrigerated food storage. Down a beautiful walkway are spacious, mountain-side guest quarters for up to 6 guests, with a wide overlook veranda, and two full bathrooms. There is an additional 1200 sq ft workshop building w/ full-power; garages; storage, and natural lighting. The entire compound is powered by a state-of-the-art solar/ water/ ... [Read More]