New mortgage curbs could shrink domestic demand as a shift to foreign buyers raises other concerns, says CBRE Uncertainty is looming in the Bangkok residential property market, according to CBRE, the international property consultancy. Although developers have recently increased launches of condominiums, sales to Thai buyers...

Floor area ratio (FAR) should be higher in line with rising land prices and feeder networks should be provided to connect mass transit lines if the government really wants to promote affordable living in Bangkok, say property experts. Atip Bijanonda, president of the Housing Business Association,...

The third quarter of 2018 was the busiest in more than three years for the Bangkok condominium market, with 23,559 units launched, 180% more than in the previous quarter. Some 63% of all new units in the third quarter were near existing BTS and MRT lines....

The Bangkok condominium market continues to draw big investment from overseas and the non-property sector, with many large firms from Japan, China and South Korea lured because of attractive returns, says the Thai Real Estate Association. Pornarit Chounchaisit, the association's president, said these investors are pure...

Properties in Thailand continue to be marketed overseas with many buyers coming from Asia. Hong Kong is one of the strongest foreign markets for Thailand real estate and this group of buyers is now looking beyond traditionally popular places like Bangkok’s CBD to non-prime areas...

This year saw developers in the luxury residential segment compete strategically with their existing products while also coping with a changing resale market. Despite this, domestic stability allowed developers and investors to feel positive about the real estate market in 2017, according to experts. Several luxury...

Changes to deposit protection limits on bank accounts in Thailand may give a boost to property investments even as there are warnings of speculation at the high end of the market for condominiums. [caption id="attachment_1808" align="alignleft" width="465"] In early April, the Governor of the Bank of...

The new land and buildings tax, which is expected to come into force in January 2019, is pushing landowners to either divest of vacant plots, seek partners to develop their land or hire property consultants to manage their land. Many wealthy landowners have been thinking about...

The Greater Bangkok residential condo market is likely to keep growing next year as strong demand for units near mass transit lines will see developers increase supply in the Nonthaburi and Samutprakan provinces, according to Colliers International Thailand. These 2 provinces are both connected to Bangkok’s...

True Group plans to bring the world’s largest co-working space to Bangkok. The company announced that it will open True Digital Park before the end of next year. It will have 30,000 square meters dedicated to co-working which could surpass the current record holder, reports...