Thailand Property Tax 2017

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Thailand Property Tax 2017 The new Thailand Property Tax law seeks to levy taxes on nationwide property and land according to their use. Under the new law, which will be enforced by local governments nationwide, a first home valued below at THB 50 million will be exempted from tax, while a maximum 0.5% rate will… Read more »

Real Estate Investment Checklist – Things to Look Out for when getting started

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Real Estate Investment Checklist – Things to Look Out for when getting started Buying a new home can be overwhelming! There is so much to consider and so many things to remember. And then of course there are the emotions attached to new home ownership. Here’s a handy checklist to use before you make a… Read more »

Has the military killed the property market in Thailand?

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Has the military killed the property market in Thailand? A lot of people outside Thailand — and even many who live here — believe that the new military led government has completely killed the property market in Thailand. Indeed many believe that attracting any kind of foreign investment is impossible due to the military rule,… Read more »

Phuket accounts for 30% of all land encroachment in Thailand.

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Phuket accounts for 30% of all land encroachment in Thailand! Seems the Thailand and especially the Phuket developers say: “Hey, we need some more resorts and some more new villas, but the land is too expensive so let’s kick out the elephants and encroach the national parks!” More than 12,000 rai of public land and… Read more »

Failure to begin addressing land ownership is foolish

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By John Le Fevre, written exclusively for TEN Thai Estate Network One of the great annoyances for foreigners who settle in Thailand are the restrictions placed on property ownership and the various hoops they need to jump through if they want to own anything more than a condominium. While similar conditions exist throughout Southeast Asia,… Read more »