Land in Haiti - What is a Centieme? What is a 50 par 100?

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  • What is a 4 centieme?
  • What is a 50 par 100?
  • What do they all mean?

On the Haitian countryside, people sell land by 'demi karo' or 'Yon Karo Tè'...

Somebody buys land in Port-au-Prince, ou tande se 'kat santyem tè yo ashte...

Lè w-al ashte tè en province, ou tande se '50 pa 100'...

What does it all mean?

I was on the phone with a fiend of mine in Florida who is interested in purchasing land in Hinche Haiti. I am trying to tell her the price for a '100 pa 100' in the area, and she is asking me "How many centieme is that?"

I dont know! Maye be you do...

Help me...

What is 4 centieme lf land relative to 1 "KARO" of land in Haiti?

What is the difference between piece of land that is 50 par 100 and anothe piece of land that is 4 centieme?

Please help!

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James says...

Hi,

I brought a land in Haiti of 7centieme 59millieme.

The Architect is asking for the size of the land, how do I figure out in square

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James says...

Hi,

I brought a land in Haiti of 7centieme 59millieme.

The Architect is asking for the size of the land, how do I figure out in square

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James says...

Hi,

I brought a land in Haiti of 7centieme 59millieme.

The Architect is asking for the size of the land, how would I figure in square

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Land Measurements Haiti says...

How to Calculate 1 Carreau de tere en Centieme when buing land in in Haiti.

Based on the posts by Jean Michel

1 Carreau de terre = 100 cemtieme de terre
1 Carreau de terre = 12900 mètres carré (sqare meters)

Donc, 1 Centieme de terre = 129 mètres carré (sqare

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Will Johns says...

what is 5

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Valdy says...

a centieme is 11.36 meters x 11.36

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Jocelyn Jl says...

Mrs or Ms Tracy
I would advise you, if you really need an exact and accurate answer to your question, to find a notaire in Haiti who can come with the right one for you like that you will have no doubt that you have the answer you were looking for ok, that was my opinion on your concern.

Please if you do post it for others too see ok, so long my

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Jean Michel says...

50'=16m25 100'=32m50
16m25x32m50=528.125

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Jean Michel says...

1 centieme is an area equals to 129sq.

meters or the suare root of 129 which a square of: 11m36

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Jean Michel says...

1 carreau de terre = 12900 mètres carré (sqare meters) = 1.29 Hectares

4 centiemes de terre = 4 x 129 mètres carré (sqare meters) = 516 mètres carré (sqare

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