Phuket encroachment probe hots up

Phuket encroachment probe hots up
July 24th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

The Lands Department says it is prepared to revoke any illegal land possession documents in Phuket’s Sirinat …[More]

Academics urge quake-resistant building standards

Academics urge quake-resistant building standards
July 24th, 2014 in Real Estate

Since Greater Bangkok is susceptible to earthquakes, regulations concerning earthquake-resistant design of …[More]

Resort, luxury property projects defy turmoil

Resort, luxury property projects defy turmoil
July 23rd, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

The property market in resort destinations and the luxury segment have seen little effect from political problems …[More]

Buritara eyes Yangon in expansion plans

Buritara eyes Yangon in expansion plans
July 21st, 2014 in Real Estate

BURITARA DEVELOPMENT CO has set aside an investment budget of Bt2 billion to develop condominium …[More]

Nusasiri set to ride recovery

Nusasiri set to ride recovery
July 21st, 2014 in Real Estate

With Thailand’s political conflict now muted, Nusasiri Plc, an SET-listed luxury residential developer, is revving …[More]

Upbeat Pruksa to launch more projects

Upbeat Pruksa to launch more projects
July 21st, 2014 in Real Estate

In light of improving political and economic prospects, SET-listed developer Pruksa Real Estate Plc (PS) has …[More]

Developers see revival for condos

Developers see revival for condos
July 18th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Thailand’s condominium market is expected to recover in the second half, driven by improving consumer confidence …[More]

Green issues raised

Green issues raised
July 18th, 2014 in Real Estate

With green building criteria for off-plan projects poised to take effect, condominium developers are now …[More]

Plum Condo close to Bangkok University Rangsit

Plum Condo close to Bangkok University Rangsit
July 18th, 2014 in Real Estate

Pruksa Real Estate has introduced the Plum Condo Park Rangsit condominium project, with units costing from …[More]

TPark plans nationwide expansion

TPark plans nationwide expansion
July 18th, 2014 in Real Estate

Ticon Logistics Park Co (TPark), a developer of logistics parks and ready-built warehouses, has earmarked an …[More]

CBD still a hot spot for condos

CBD still a hot spot for condos
July 16th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Authorities and commentators are voicing concern about oversupply in the Bangkok condominium market, but …[More]

Despite missed targets in H1, NC Housing believes it is on track

Despite missed targets in H1, NC Housing believes it is on track
July 16th, 2014 in Real Estate

NC Housing is keeping its residential presales target at Bt3.2 billion and revenue target at Bt1.8 billion for this …[More]

Regulator, property sector meet on fairness, standards

Regulator, property sector meet on fairness, standards
July 16th, 2014 in Real Estate

At least 200 companies engaged in condominium, detached-housing and office-building business will be organised …[More]

The green bonus

The green bonus
July 14th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Thailand’s green building scene took a while to take off, but it has a bright future driven by the bonus construction …[More]

Strong demand for luxury condos

Strong demand for luxury condos
July 11th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Up to Bt400,000 per square metre MahaNakhon, two other top-end projects benefit from strong demand amid …[More]

Why does home-building nearly always entail a cost overrun?

Why does home-building nearly always entail a cost overrun?
July 11th, 2014 in Real Estate

This is both a question and a problem for home-building and very often concerns the modifications that we always …[More]

Khon Kaen housing outlook rises

Khon Kaen housing outlook rises
July 10th, 2014 in Real Estate

After delays from the political crisis in the first half of this year, at least 15 housing projects worth a combined 4 …[More]

Hemaraj notes ‘reasonable start’ to year

Hemaraj notes ‘reasonable start’ to year
July 10th, 2014 in Real Estate

The company signed 20 contracts, 13 of which were new customers and the rest project expansions from existing …[More]

Golden Land aiming to strike it rich

Golden Land aiming to strike it rich
July 9th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

SET-listed developer Golden Land Property Development Plc (GOLD) plans to spend 5 billion baht to develop FYI …[More]

Condo prices hit by strife

Condo prices hit by strife
July 8th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

The average selling prices of newly launched condos on Chaeng Watthana Road from 2010-13 rose by only 3.5% …[More]

Sansiri playing catch-up, 13 projects scheduled for launches in second half

Sansiri playing catch-up, 13 projects scheduled for launches in second half
July 8th, 2014 in Real Estate

Sansiri plans to launch 13 projects worth Bt23.6 billion this second half of the year to boost presales to Bt30 billion …[More]

Developers plan more project launches as demand returns

Developers plan more project launches as demand returns
July 4th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Second-half market growth of 10-15% now foreseen due to post-coup recovery in home-buyers’ confidence …[More]

Green and smart to lead region’s development boom

Green and smart to lead region’s development boom
July 4th, 2014 in Real Estate

Urbanisation and the need for sustainable buildings will drive growth in the Asia-Pacific building construction …[More]

Strong demand for Samui luxury villas

Strong demand for Samui luxury villas
July 4th, 2014 in Real Estate

Demand for luxury villa at price ranged from Bt20 million and Bt40 million in Kho Samui, Surat Thani province …[More]

Sermsuk opens bidding on 10-rai riverfront plot

Sermsuk opens bidding on 10-rai riverfront plot
July 3rd, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

Sermsuk Plc (SSC), bottler of the Est soft drink brand owned by liquor tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, has …[More]

Political calm boosts weak home market

Political calm boosts weak home market
July 2nd, 2014 in Real Estate

Thailand’s second-hand home market has recovered with the easing of the political conflict, while housing …[More]

Alternative workplace strategy for maximum efficiency, lower costs

Alternative workplace strategy for maximum efficiency, lower costs
July 2nd, 2014 in Real Estate

The latest trend in layout planning for a new office is to consider an alternative workplace strategy. That refers to …[More]

Lalin sees positive trend as housing sales surge in June

Lalin sees positive trend as housing sales surge in June
July 1st, 2014 in Real Estate

A recovery in housing demand along the Eastern Seaboard stimulated June sales for SET-listed Lalin Property Plc …[More]

CBD land prices continue to skyrocket

CBD land prices continue to skyrocket
June 30th, 2014 in Featured, Real Estate

While large developers froze their land purchases in Bangkok’s central business district (CBD) over the past six …[More]

Sena cuts new project launches

Sena cuts new project launches
June 27th, 2014 in Real Estate

Sena Development Plc is maintaining its sales target of 3 billion baht this year despite slashing its number of new …[More]

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