Property in Pattaya: buyers guide

property in Pattaya

Under Thai law foreigners are not allowed to own land in the kingdom. Those who are able to buy land (usually spouses of Thais) prefer to buy houses or build, as this presents the best value for property in Pattaya. However, foreigners are allowed to own a condominium provided the total number of units in the building owned by foreigners does not exceed 49 per cent. Continue reading “Property in Pattaya: buyers guide” »

Property investments in the French Riviera: which cities to choose

The French Riviera is one of the most glamorous destinations on the planet. Also known as the Cote d’ Azur (the Blue Coast), it is the southeast coastline of France ranging from the Italian borders to the famous village of St Tropez. Besides the beaches and world-class resorts, the Riviera offers amazing landscapes and perhaps the finest dining experience in the world. Continue reading “Property investments in the French Riviera: which cities to choose” »

Buying property in Bali

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The Indonesian island of Bali rests between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. It is one of the country’s 33 provinces with the provincial capital at Denpasar towards the south of the island. Bali was inhabited by Austronesian peoples by about 2,000 BC who had migrated originally from Taiwan through Maritime Southeast Asia. Culturally and linguistically, the Balinese are thus closely related to the peoples of the Indonesian archipelago, the Philippines, and Oceania. Balinese culture has also been strongly influenced by Indian and Chinese, and particularly Hindu culture, the majority religion on the island. Read the latest analysis of the Bali property market Continue reading “Buying property in Bali” »

New Downtown Tbilisi

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Georgian Railways, owner and until recently, user, of a 74 hectare site in downtown Tbilisi, will launch, based on a Master Plan developed by Agence Parisienne d’Urbanisme (APUR) and Systra engineering company; an iconic urban development that will give impetus to the regeneration of Tbilisi, creating a coherent mixed-use development and preparing the city for the challenges of the 21st century. Continue reading “New Downtown Tbilisi” »