Many owners currently renting their villas or condominiums to holiday makers on a short-term basis are seeking clarity on what they can or can't do. This article attempts to explain the current situation and where things may be headed. This article takes a broad overview of the current situation surrounding short-term rentals, and how things might change in the future.
Phuket Property Buyers Guide
What is Considered to be a Nominee Shareholder When Purchasing Phuket Real Estate Through a Thai Company?
Owning a property through a Thai Company is perfectly fine if the company has been structured correctly and is being run as a legitimate business. More importantly, the company should have proper shareholders who are not merely nominees.
For anyone looking for banking facilities in Phuket, we hope that this article provides you with what you are looking for. We also provide you a list of all the banks available to use on the island together with addresses and contact details.
Any foreigner wishing to purchase property in Thailand, should obtain legal representation. This article provides a comprehensive list of law firms on Phuket who may be able to assist.
In case you need to visit a Thai Embassy overseas, this article provides a list of all the Thai embassies worldwide. We have also tried to provide opening hours, addresses, websites, and full contact details.
This article provides a brief overview of the police force in Thailand, and lists the various police stations with contact information in Phuket.
Phuket now has many foreign consulates in Phuket to cater for the booming tourism industry and growing number of foreign residents. In this article we have provided a list of the consulates that have now set up on the island.
Many developers now offer Phuket property investors a guaranteed “buy-back” option. In this article we explain what a buy-back is and question whether the promise of a buy-back from a developer should be taken seriously.
Thailand's capital Bangkok has 84 foreign embassies situated mainly in the central business district. In this article we have provided a list of the embassies most frequently used by visitors to the Kingdom.
Lawyers in Thailand are continuously trying to devise legally accepted methods that might make it easier for foreigners to own landed property in Thailand. This article explains the Lease-Mortgage structure and how it might possibly help foreigners overcome the challenges they face with villa or house ownership.
Foreigners purchasing property in Phuket, or anywhere in Thailand, will be issued with a Tabien Baan, the government issued house registration book which registers one's address in Thailand. This article will help you understand what this is and helps to explain the differences between the blue and yellow versions of this document.
Find out about freehold property ownership in Thailand. This article aims to help buyers of property in Phuket differentiate between freehold and leasehold and why, if given the choice, they should always choose freehold over leasehold in Thailand.