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Show-stopping growth for Thai developers

Many developers in Thailand are holding back on development of certain properties due to the financial results of Thailand’s top 10 stock exchange listed property companies. The results showed growth in the third quarter. The better than expected financial result is not the only reason for delays. Developers are also awaiting the changes to labour […]

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Top End condo prices keep rising

Real-estate firm points to increased land, construction, labour costs Real-estate services firm Jones Lang LaSalle believes that prices for top-end condominium units in Bangkok will rise further, despite strong competition. This is because developers are well capitalised and remain confident that rising development costs and product quality justify the higher prices. Although foreign interest has […]

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Bangkok’s ‘farangs’ target lower and mid-priced properties

While the luxury real-estate market in Bangkok has fallen for the second quarter of this year due to the global market turmoil, the recent extension of the Thai capital’s skytrain lines is opening new investment options for expats. The market jitters and fears of a looming ‘double dip’ have fueled a trend to ditch the […]

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Bangkok rentals may pick up

Of all the real estate agents I have met over the years, Alastair Hughes, Jones Lang LaSalle’s CEO for Asia-Pacific, appears the most forthright and best informed about fast changing events reshaping global markets. Confessing that “even the experts have difficulty in predicting what would happen in the next six months”, he fears that that […]

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Proximity to Bangkok, world class amenities drive Pattaya boom

Foreign and Thai buyers alike are flocking to the beaches of Pattaya, snapping up condominiums and giving the local real estate market a needed boost. As the closest beach to the capital of Bangkok and boasting top of the line amenities, the beachside city will only continue to grow in the near future, according to […]

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