Mortgages in Thailand

Although Thailand’s property ownership laws are becoming more open, mortgage options for foreigners who want to purchase residential and commercial properties remain limited. Nevertheless, there are some options available. For example, UOB has a loan facility that’s exclusive for foreigners who buy condominium units. Meanwhile, ICBC and MBK Guarantee offer financing to buyers from Singapore, […]

Common Real Estate Problems in Thailand

Real estate law in Thailand is not heavily regulated and this can lead to some unscrupulous activities. For example, foreigners are not allowed to own land outright but they can purchase condominium units. More serious cases of property fraud involve encroachment on protected reserves or development of land that is illegally classified as state-owned. Less […]

Buying a Real Estate in Thailand

If you’re thinking of buying a real estate in thailand, you’ll be happy to know that the country has strong property ownership laws and a secure title system. This makes it a great place for investors. Foreigners can own condo units in Thailand, but not the land on which they are built. To purchase land, […]