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Affordable modern duplex condos in Bangkok

On December 18, 2015, Posted by , In Bangkok,Neighborhoods,Tips and Guides, By , With No Comments

We dream about living in a duplex condominium until finding out just how expensive these top of the class properties really are. For expats renting in Bangkok, these affordable, one-bedroom duplexes might be the closest you’ll get to checking ‘duplex condo’ off your wish list.  1. L-Loft Ratchada 19 Duplex condominiums…

Cool places with ice and snow in Bangkok

“The ice is always cooler on the other side” FindYourSpace presents easy-to-travel-to places with ice and snow for a climate-changing experience living in Bangkok! 1. Snow Town in Ekkamai Description: If Florence city met winter and served Japanese food, you would have the makings of Snow Town.  This little theme park…

Rental Viewing Tips in Bangkok

On December 14, 2015, Posted by , In Agencies,Bangkok,Guest blog,Real Estate News,Tips and Guides, With No Comments

Property hunting is an exciting process where you get to “ogle” at the best of what your budget has to offer! From the simple pleasures of having good friends over to commuting to work, it’s great imagining where your new place will take you in the next 6 to 12…

The Expat and Serviced Apartment connection in Bangkok

On December 11, 2015, Posted by , In Real Estate News,Tips and Guides, By , , With No Comments

Expats living in Thailand make up 90% of property rentals over 20,000 baht ($550) in Bangkok. Furthermore, the number of expats with work permits for Bangkok continues to rise, approximately 81,000, an 8.6% increase from the same time last year. The first area of choice to live in for expats…

Emerging Trends in Real Estate for Asia Pacific 2016

On December 8, 2015, Posted by , In Bangkok,Real Estate News,Tips and Guides, By , With No Comments

Based on a Price Waterhouse & Cooper (PwC) report on Emerging Trends in Real Estate for Asia Pacific 2016, investment experts recommend ‘holding’ on to your property investments in Thailand, especially in the residential sector. The report interviews 88 executives from organizations including Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and the Standard…

What is the Rama 1 Shopping Precinct?

The Siam District, also known as the Rama 1 Shopping Precinct, is a block located on Rama 1 road that contains a stronghold of Thailand’s biggest flagship shopping malls. Located on Rama 1 road, a continued stretch of prime Sukhumvit Road where one meets the other, is the Siam District,…

Is there an over-supply of property in Bangkok?

On December 2, 2015, Posted by , In Real Estate News,Tips and Guides, With No Comments

Is there an over-supply of property in Bangkok?  No, and no doubt about it says President of the Agency for Real Estate Affairs (AREA), Dr. Sopon Pornchai. Homes for sale are plenty, but not near the territory of past troubles.  New housing output declined some, but astonishingly its total value…