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 »

Foreigner Mortgage Finance in Thailand

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Foreigner Mortgage Finance in Thailand. By Richard Gray, MBK Guarantee Co., Ltd. Property finance in Thailand has long been extremely difficult for foreigners to obtain. Due to regulations and perceived risk, banks have tended to reserve their finance options for Thai nationals only, with the rare circumstance of allowing a foreigner to act as guarantor only. Even… Read more »

What’s up in Koh Lanta?

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What’s new in Koh Lanta? By K. Olsen The property market on Koh Lanta has been reasonably quiet over the last few years, following the world’s financial recovery. But, yes, properties have been moving, however what has also been happening is a new reality has been forming in terms of property resale prices and buyers’… Read more »