Thailand property developers have plans to launch up to 150,000 condo units worth over THB500 billion between now and 2019, reports local media. These launches will take place around new mass transit routes being built by the government and are mostly in the middle to...

Working in Thailand is about to get easier for some foreigners after the government approved a scheme that would allow highly skilled professionals and investors to apply for a 4-year visa, according to media reports. The cabinet has already endorsed the visa plan. The plan was...

The Thong Lor area remains enticing for luxury condominium development, attracting property investors from Hong Kong who plan to launch two new projects worth a combined 7.77 billion baht in September and November this year....

An influx of companies from Japan, Hong Kong, and China invested in Thailand’s real estate market targeting condo projects located by Bangkok’s mass transit system, according to local media reports. The increased investment comes as the government plans to develop infrastructure projects over the next...

Developers getting more patient with consumers in an effort to clear housing stock Thai property developers are lowering monthly installments for buyers in an attempt to defibrillate a sluggish market, Bangkok Post reported. Completed, ready-to-transfer condominiums are clogging supply in the kingdom as buyers reckon with high...

The demand for retail space in office buildings is growing as restaurants, convenience stores, fitness clubs, and beauty salons see these as an ideal place to open new outlets, according to JLL. While retail rents in office buildings vary, due to the limited supply, it...

Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta are top Asean destination for prime property, according to Knight Frank Research The research shows that the five-year capital gain of prime residential property as of the first quarter in Kuala Lumpur was a mere 2.1 per cent while in...

Thailand’s Central Group has revealed plans to invest US$512 million in Vietnam over the next five years, to expand its retail operations. The company, which has acquired local businesses and is introducing its own Thai retail banners into the fast-growing market, is aiming to achieve sales...

All three main sectors of the Bangkok property market -- condominiums, offices and retail -- continued to grow in the first half of 2017 despite the sluggish economy, but growth was not up by much from last year. New projects continue to be launched in the...

SINGAPORE -- Singapore’s biggest developer, CapitaLand Ltd, detects signs that the city’s residential property market is “bottoming out” after a run of price declines, Chief Executive Officer Lim Ming Yan said. Many investors are seeing Singapore as relatively more attractive than Hong Kong, London or Australian...

The Hong Kong property market is fascinating and here is why. It is easy to get wrapped up in the property world of where we live. Thailand’s market has come on leaps and bounds over the years. The number of condominiums in Bangkok has been rising...

Five of the 10 costliest places in the world for expatriates are in Asia-Pacific, a new survey from Mercer showed, and Bangkok (67) jumped seven places from last year. With its dollar-pegged economy, Hong Kong remains the most expensive city in the region for workers abroad,...