Investment Tips

Sukhumvit vs. Silom-Sathorn: Comparing Rental Yields!

Bangkok’s Central Business District is comprised of several neighborhoods: Sukhumvit Silom-Sathorn Ploenchit- Lumphini Rama 9 However, property professionals will agree that Sukhumvit and Silom-Sathorn are the most popular and dominant districts of this list! Both districts are thriving business hubs, and both offer desirable lifestyles. On top of this, the travel convenience of both areas makes them ultra-popular residential choices…Read More

Foreigner Guide: Should you buy a house in Bangkok?

With the skyrocketing prices of new condominium projects in Central Bangkok, “Houses and Townhouses” are a property category that have received surprisingly little attention from investors and homebuyers! Despite the property ownership restrictions on land for foreign buyers, this property type is gradually starting to offer attractively priced deals with enormous investment potential! In many cases, houses or townhouses are…Read More

Where to Buy Property in Bangkok?

Bangkok homebuyers and investors frequently ask our sales agents the following questions: Where are the best areas to buy property? Where are the top investment neighborhoods? Where are the most popular places to buy a home? Bangkok is a huge city and the answer to these questions, are likely to be highly-subjective. It is difficult to offer a “one-size-fits-all” answer,…Read More

The Top 10 Largest Property Developers in Thailand

Conducting a property search as an investor or homebuyer in Thailand, can be a daunting and wildly confusing experience! The country is teeming with residential projects at different stages of construction from newly launched to ready to move-in. “Knowledge is power” and understanding the local market dynamics allow investors to make better and more informed investment decisions. For example, in…Read More

3 Things to Consider When Buying Off-Plan Condos in Bangkok

Buying new projects off-plan in Bangkok, definitely offers investors and homebuyers numerous advantages. These include, a delayed payment plan, opportunity to “flip” units before transfer and the associated capital appreciation benefits! However, not all off-plan projects are good investments, therefore buyers are advised to conduct careful market research and to be ultra-selective when prospecting for opportunities. Bangkok is an expansive…Read More

Buying New Condos Priced Only 1-3 Million in Bangkok?

Property Agencies throughout Bangkok are often contacted by Buyers looking for new projects between 1 to 3 Million Baht. Yet, anyone familiar with Bangkok’s property market will know that, condos priced at this affordable range has become increasingly rare and elusive. Urbanization, development and gentrification of the Capital, has relentlessly pushed prices upwards! Is it still possible to find affordable…Read More

Can foreigners buy property in Thailand?

Can foreigners legally own property in Thailand? To keep it simple, “Yes, it’s possible”! People often worry that Thai Property Laws are complicated and confusing. Rest-assured, buying property in Thailand is straightforward and the laws are easy to follow and understand. Investors and homebuyers can follow these 3 simple rules: 1. Foreigners cannot own land. However, they can own and…Read More

Chula-Samyan an Urban Transformation Fuelled by Students!

Anyone familiar with Thailand’s tertiary education system, will immediately recognize Chulalongkorn University’s (CU) dominance at the top of the nation’s college rankings. With an illustrious reputation as the local Oxford or even Thailand’s Harvard University, Chulalongkorn’s deep history and its prestigious roster of alumni from influential statesmen to popular actors, make the institution Thailand’s closest equivalent to an Ivy League!…Read More

Ploenchit-Langsuan Bangkok’s Most Expensive Address!

Located at the crossroads of Bangkok’s most desirable areas, with Siam to it’s west, Sukhumvit to the east and Silom-Sathorn to the south, using the expression the “heart of the city” to describe this neighborhood is not an exaggeration! Prestigious and perfectly positioned, Ploenchit-Langsuan represents what every part of the Capital aspires to become. The area has transformed in recent…Read More

Thailand Investment Visa: Can you buy a condo and get a long-term visa?

A common question from homebuyers and real estate investors: If I buy a property in Thailand, can I apply for a long-stay investment visa? At present, Thailand’s Tourist Visas offer a maximum validity of 60-days with the possibility to extend for an additional 30-days. While this may be ideal for holidaymakers, individuals looking to live in Thailand for longer periods,…Read More