Market Trends

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

5 “Super Luxury” Condos Transforming Phrom Phong!

Phrom Phong’s meteoric rise to the top of the ladder, as Sukhumvit’s ultra-exclusive residential neighborhood can be summed-up in a simple formula: “Convenience + Lifestyle.” Located in Mid-Sukhumvit, serviced by BTS Phrom Phong and offering easy access to several major road arteries, the area is enviably convenient. Phrom Phong initially developed as a residential counterpart to neighboring Asoke, a business…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

Jittery Hong Kong Investors- Good News for Bangkok Property?

The controversial Hong Kong extradition bill and the sporadic protests that followed its announcement, has created an unprecedented tense and volatile environment in the Special Administrative Region. In recent weeks, Fresh’s Sales Team has recorded a “renewed uptick” in Hong Kong buyer interest and registrations. This is reflected in both number of inquiries recorded and volume of HK visits to…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

Luxury Condos Elevating Sathorn’s Super Prime Status

Sathorn’s established position as a super-prime section of Bangkok’s Central Business District (CBD) is uncontestable. Famed for being host to the headquarters of Thailand’s leading financial institutions, it is inevitably likened to London’s City District or New York’s Wall Street! This association to high-finance and affluence, combined with a diverse lifestyle that offers a wealth of entertainment and culture venues,…Read More

AP Thailand Launches 2019- Bucking the Trend and Standing Out!

Traditionally the first-half of the year, is usually a booming and buzzing period when Bangkok is subject to an advertising and PR blitz, from residential developers and their new project launches. However, compared to the project launch bonanza of the past 5-years, the first-half of 2019 has been quiet for Bangkok’s property market. Potential buyers are less upbeat and developers…Read More

Emergent Residential Rivalry, Bangsue and Bangna!

A combination of urban development factors are contributing to the gradual decentralization of Bangkok. These include urban realities, such as the growing scarcity and the hiking price of developable land plots, to more practical lifestyle issues such as the intense traffic gridlock that plagues Bangkok’s Central Business District (CBD). The result, Bangkok’s leading commercial and residential developers are encouraged to…Read More

Phaya Thai- Ratchathewi Area: Blending Lifestyle, Business and Convenience

The Phaya Thai-Ratchathewi neighborhood, has previously developed in the shadows of its illustrious neighbor Siam, Bangkok’s premier “lifestyle hub” host to iconic destinations such as Siam Paragon, Siam Square and Central World. This proximity to glamorous Siam, became Phaya Thai- Ratchathewi’s main driver of growth and development. Interestingly, its inevitable association as the area next to Siam, allowed a vibrant…Read More

Are Highly Targeted Niche Projects the Future of Bangkok Condos?

Anyone familiar with the Bangkok real estate market, will know all too well that the condo development industry is intensely competitive. Previously bullish market conditions and the seemingly never-ending demand for condos, meant that anyone with a well-located plot of land, would immediately consider developing a residential project. These condominium projects while offering varyingly different concepts and designs, all ultimately…Read More