Best types of properties to buy in Phuket 2024

Investing in Phuket Investing in Phuket provides a unique opportunity to capitalize on one of Southeast Asia's most sought-after destinations. Phuket offers a diverse range of investment options, from luxury condos, and beachfront villas to vacation rentals. With its well-developed infrastructure, favourable investment climate, and...

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  • Inside the numbers: the potential of a Phuket property bubble

    Inside the numbers: the potential of a Phuket property bubble

    One of the most common questions I am asked these days is about a potential Phuket real estate bubble. While it’s a popular buzz term, so many who ask the question don’t understand what a bubble is. The most notable real estate bubble in recent history was the subprime housing crisis in the United States …

  • Top 5 Real Estate Agencies in Thailand

    Top 5 Real Estate Agencies in Thailand

    When seeking to purchase, sell, or rent a home, finding the most qualified agents to help you with the process is crucial. In Thailand, we’re spoilt for choice with hundreds of agents in the country. However, finding the right agent for you can be quite tricky; especially when searching for one who can be trusted. …

  • Discover the pinnacle of beachfront luxury: Why InterContinental Residences Hua Hin is the ultimate investment

    Discover the pinnacle of beachfront luxury: Why InterContinental Residences Hua Hin is the ultimate investment

    Known for its breathtaking blue ocean and serene atmosphere, Hua Hin’s allure dates back to the 1920s when the Royal Family chose it as their summer retreat. Today, it still retains its reputation as an elite playground. Thanks to its seamless blend of modern amenities with tranquil surroundings, it’s a top destination for investors and …

  • Banyan Group and Urasaya Property launch Nakhon Si Thammarat’s first luxury residence

    Banyan Group and Urasaya Property launch Nakhon Si Thammarat’s first luxury residence

    Nestled directly on Thailand’s Gulf Coast, Banyan Tree Residences Sichon represents a pioneering project by Banyan Group, the independent global hospitality company, in partnership with Urasaya Property Co., Ltd, a pioneering real estate developer. This venture not only promises a unique living experience but also marks a significant step in the expansion and diversification of …

  • Phuket’s branded residences supply tops USD2.3 Billion

    Phuket’s branded residences supply tops USD2.3 Billion

    Phuket has seen an unprecedented onslaught of overseas buyers transform the island into the largest leisure-branded residential real estate market in the world. The current supply of branded properties has now eclipsed a staggering USD2.3 billion and is expected to grow further according to new data from hospitality consulting group C9 Hotelworks. One of the …

  • Accor partners with Tytans Properties Development to unveil world’s largest Pullman in Cebu

    Accor partners with Tytans Properties Development to unveil world’s largest Pullman in Cebu

    Accor, one of the world’s leading hospitality groups, continues its rapid expansion in the Philippines with the signing of Pullman Mactan Cebu Hotel & Residences, which is set to become the world’s largest Pullman property. The signing of the beachfront destination represents a milestone for mixed-use lifestyle real estate in the Philippines, as a new …

  • Your go-to guide to property taxes in Thailand

    Your go-to guide to property taxes in Thailand

    Buying property in Thailand is an exciting venture, whether for investment or because the beauty of this tropical country has captivated your heart. But how familiar are you with the property taxes in Thailand? The country’s tax system can seem quite complex for foreigners thinking of buying or selling property. However, it’s important that you …

  • Siamese Stone just launched The Island Collection, a luxury residence project in Phuket

    Siamese Stone just launched The Island Collection, a luxury residence project in Phuket

    Siamese Stone, a joint venture of Siamese Asset PLC, Ritta Holding, Cornerstone, and Dynasty Development, has just launched their highly-anticipated “Island Collection” project on 21 December 2023. The exclusive project, consisting of 9 four-bedroom and five-bathroom private pool villas with a starting price of 69 million baht, marks a significant milestone in the luxury real …

  • Can foreigners buy property in Thailand? A comprehensive guide

    Can foreigners buy property in Thailand? A comprehensive guide

    Thailand has more than its vibrant street food and bustling city life that captivates the hearts of many foreigners. The possibility of a permanent stay becomes quite appealing, which begs the question – can foreigners buy property in Thailand? Buying property in Thailand as a foreigner can be tricky. But don’t worry. In this guide, …

  • Why hire a real estate professional in Thailand?

    Why hire a real estate professional in Thailand?

    Thailand’s real estate market is one of the most vibrant in Southeast Asia and has been attracting investors from all over the world for decades. It has some of the most attractive investment opportunities in the region, particularly for those looking for a combination of returns and lifestyle. The country has seen tremendous growth in …

  • A record is set with a groundbreaking 11 billion baht investment for Gardens of Eden

    A record is set with a groundbreaking 11 billion baht investment for Gardens of Eden

    In a strategic move that underscores the burgeoning maturity of Phuket as a sought-after multicultural lifestyle destination, Amal Group of Companies has introduced Gardens of Eden on Bangtao Beach. This sprawling 73-rai luxury wellness residential and hospitality community is set to redefine large-scale developments on super prime locations on the island, with an investment capital …

  • What you need to know about transferring funds into Thailand for property purchase

    What you need to know about transferring funds into Thailand for property purchase

    So you’ve decided to purchase property in Thailand? As a foreigner, buying a property in Thailand can be complicated. You need to really understand the process of buying real estate, including how to transfer your money to Thailand. Any foreigner planning to buy a property must adhere to the proper steps to transfer money into …

  • Alisha Pool Villas: Invest smartly, live luxuriously, and design your own paradise in Phuket

    Alisha Pool Villas: Invest smartly, live luxuriously, and design your own paradise in Phuket

    If you’re looking for a property in Phuket, why not buy your very own private pool villa and embrace the island lifestyle? Not only can you enjoy unmatched privacy and exclusivity, but also the potential for a lucrative return on investment. That’s exactly what Alisha Pool Villas, led by Chaiwat Thepphrueksa (CEO of Alisha Group), …

  • Mysterious objects found in Phuket Pool Villa: A satirical homebuyer’s story

    Mysterious objects found in Phuket Pool Villa: A satirical homebuyer’s story

    Wouldn’t it be fun if you walked into a house in the tropical paradise of Phuket and found a bath full of cash as part of the deal?* What if a recent homebuyer’s online property search took an unexpected turn? What began as a typical tour of available homes transformed into an adventure of discovery, …

  • A comprehensive guide for foreigners buying condos in Thailand

    A comprehensive guide for foreigners buying condos in Thailand

    If you want to live permanently in Thailand or invest in the country’s property market, buying a condo is possibly the easiest and most secure option. But figuring out where to start can seem daunting, can’t it? You may find yourself asking: How do I do this safely? What are the legal implications of such …

  • Scope Langsuan penthouse frenzy: Bangkok’s priciest pad finds a buyer in a flash

    Scope Langsuan penthouse frenzy: Bangkok’s priciest pad finds a buyer in a flash

    A penthouse at Scope Langsuan in Bangkok swiftly changed hands for 436 million baht (US$11.832 million) just one week after hitting the market, setting a new record as Thailand’s most expensive condominium. Scope Langsuan is a collaboration between Scope Company Limited and SC Asset Corporation Public Limited. The condominium is positioned as an ultra-luxury residence …

  • What are transfer fees in Thailand property purchase and who pays them?

    What are transfer fees in Thailand property purchase and who pays them?

    Like any property market, purchasing property in Thailand will incur additional expenses and fees. Before buying a property, you might come across transfer fees, business tax, and stamp duty during your research, but what are they? And who’s responsible for paying them? Here’s what you need to know. Transfer Fee The Thailand Land Department charges …

  • Can expats get a loan in Thailand?

    Can expats get a loan in Thailand?

    As an expat living in Thailand, you may have often wondered, “Can I get a loan as a foreigner in Thailand?” Maybe you’re eyeing that lovely condominium in the heart of Bangkok, dreaming of a shiny new car, planning your dream tropical wedding by the beach, or thinking of sprucing up your home. And naturally, …

  • Why Wireless Road is one of the top neighbourhoods in Bangkok

    Why Wireless Road is one of the top neighbourhoods in Bangkok

    Bangkok is a city full of character, with each neighbourhood sporting its own flavour. Yet, standing tall amongst all is Wireless Road, which acts like a magnet, attracting not only locals but people from every corner of the world. But what gives this place its unique edge? Is it the alluring glow of opulent shopping …

  • Construction permit withdrawal sparks caution in Thai property lending

    Construction permit withdrawal sparks caution in Thai property lending

    The property developer community has been unsettled by the recent Ashton Asoke saga, wherein the construction permit was withdrawn, prompting lenders to proceed with caution when issuing debt instruments and loans to developers. AP Thailand’s chief executive, Anuphong Assavabhokhin, explained that it’s becoming increasingly challenging to secure loans as financial institutions grow wary of extending …

  • The best 1-bedroom condos for young professionals in Bangkok

    The best 1-bedroom condos for young professionals in Bangkok

    Investing in a condo in Bangkok’s CBD indicates a lifestyle choice that blends comfort with convenience. A short commute to work, easy access to amenities such as shopping centres, restaurants and parks, and the invigorating energy of a busy city can be yours. Not forgetting the stunning cityscapes that can offer a soothing visual escape …

  • Pheu Thai candidate Srettha sues over tax evasion allegations from Chuwit

    Pheu Thai candidate Srettha sues over tax evasion allegations from Chuwit

    In a recent turn of events surrounding the Pheu Thai Party, Srettha Thavisin, the prime ministerial candidate, commanded his legal counsel to start a legal battle against the well-known whistleblower Chuwit Kamolvisit. This move comes in response to allegations raised by Chuwit that Srettha was complicit in tax evasion incidents related to land acquisitions by …

  • 5 best pool villas for sale near Bang Tao, Phuket

    5 best pool villas for sale near Bang Tao, Phuket

    Bang Tao, known for its pristine beach, luxurious resorts and superior lifestyle amenities, is home to some of the most extraordinary residential options in Phuket. And below, we’ve selected five standout pool villas currently on sale in the flourishing area of Bang Tao, Phuket all noteworthy for their design, location, and outstanding features. These properties …

  • Condos for sale under US$100,000 in Bangkok

    Condos for sale under US$100,000 in Bangkok

    Bangkok, the charming capital of Thailand, is a magnet for adventurers, cultural enthusiasts, foodies, and increasingly, property investors. Ever wondered if you could join this crowd, without forking out a fortune? Here’s some good news for you – finding a condo for sale under US$100,000 in the bustling city of Bangkok is not only possible …

  • Silom Bangkok: Thailand neighbourhood guide 2023

    Silom Bangkok: Thailand neighbourhood guide 2023

    Silom is an omnipresent reminder of the commercial heart thriving within Bangkok, a neighbourhood bustling with life, character, and charm. Complete with impressive skyscrapers, a robust nightlife, and not to forget, the benefit of devouring aromatic street food that pulls you in without a moment’s delay. It’s not just Silom’s character that sets it apart. …

  • What you need to know before residing in Hua Hin 2023

    What you need to know before residing in Hua Hin 2023

    If you’ve heard whispers of Hua Hin, you’d be picturing pristine beach getaways enveloped in an aura of tranquillity. Unlike the bustling hubs of Pattaya and Phuket, Hua Hin retains a serene, unspoiled charm that’s truly captivating. This enchanting coastal city resides approximately 200 kilometres south of Bangkok, and not surprisingly, it’s a favoured retreat …

  • Condos you can get for under US$100,000 in Chiang Mai

    Condos you can get for under US$100,000 in Chiang Mai

    Perhaps you’ve been daydreaming of a luxurious space to call your own, somewhere balmy, somewhere serene, somewhere culturally rich, but worry the price tag might resemble an international phone number rather than a sliver of your hard-earned savings. Good news! Chiang Mai, Thailand, is plausibly your “somewhere”. You’ll be stunned to find you can secure …

  • 5 Sathorn condos offering a luxurious lifestyle

    5 Sathorn condos offering a luxurious lifestyle

    If you haven’t heard already, Bangkok’s flourishing Sathorn area has become a coveted hot spot, combining the best of business and leisure. As a rapidly developing area, Sathorn today is peppered with luxurious homes, scrumptious fine dining, modern hotels and effortlessly chic condos. Primarily known as a Central Business District, Sathorn boasts impressive skyscrapers, eye-catching …

  • Luxury meets industrial chic in this one-of-a-kind chocolate factory loft

    Luxury meets industrial chic in this one-of-a-kind chocolate factory loft

    The scent of rich, decadent chocolate may have faded, but the sweetness lingers in the air at the site of Bangkok’s most extraordinary loft apartment. This unique, third-floor loft was once a bustling chocolate factory. But now, thanks to the impeccable vision of Regroup Architecture, it has been transformed into a luxurious 3+ bedroom and …

  • 5 best condos near Sukhumvit MRT and Asok BTS

    5 best condos near Sukhumvit MRT and Asok BTS

    In downtown Bangkok, Sukhumvit MRT and Asok BTS stations act as the ideal starting point to soak in the city’s lively atmosphere. Nestled between Sukhumvit Road and Asok Montri Road, the major metro station of Sukhumvit MRT opened in 2005 as part of the city’s famous Blue Line. Seamlessly connecting to the skytrain system at …