Opening a Foreign Currency Deposit Account
When your main income comes from abroad, you can increase your control over the exchange rates by opening a Foreign Currency Account with a Thai bank.
Avoid Losing Your Visa with a Re-Entry Permit
A Re-Entry Permit allows you to make a trip abroad without losing your current visa, ideal if you are living in Thailand on a long-term basis and need to leave only temporarily.
The Foreign Exchange Transaction Form
This document is essential when transferring funds from a foreign currency into Thailand for the purchase of real estate. Here we explain how to obtain it and how to use it.
Last Wills and Testaments in Thailand
It's important to plan ahead and prepare for the future. Writing a proper Last Will and Testament in Thailand will ensure a smooth transition of your assets to your heirs.
How to Stay Longer in Phuket as a Tourist
When coming to Phuket as a tourist, you may wonder how long you can actually stay without changing your visa type. Read on to find out, as well as the different ways to extend your stay.
The Legal Side of Buying a Resale Property
Resale properties can sometimes be better and safer deals than off-plan purchases, but they require proper checking of their legal structure, to know exactly what you are purchasing.
What are CAM Fees and Sinking Fund?
If you've never owned a property in a common estate before, you may not be familiar with CAM Fees and Sinking Funds. Here we explain their meaning, and normal practices in Phuket.
Choosing between a Leasehold or Freehold Condominium
Learn more about the different purchase options available when buying a condominium in Phuket, so you can make a better choice and turn a normal deal into a great one!
Which Driving License to Use in Thailand
Driving your own vehicle is certainly the best way to explore everything Phuket has to offer. But before going out on the roads, make sure you have a valid driving license.
What Fees to Expect when Buying a Condominium
If you are looking to purchase a condominium in Phuket, you'll feel much more confident by knowing in advance what fees will be due on top of the negotiated price.
How to Move to Phuket and Work
If you haven't retired yet and would like to move to Phuket, chances are you will want to keep working while living on the island and take advantage of its great quality of life. Here's how to work or run a business legally.
How to Obtain a Retirement Visa in Phuket
The sunny, warm climate and the low cost of living makes Thailand an ideal country to retire. Here we explain how to apply and obtain your long-term retirement visa in Phuket.
How Much are Property Transfer Taxes in Thailand
For every ownership transfer registration at the Land Department, a certain amount of fees and taxes is collected by the government. Here we explain the basic rules of their calculation.
Checking access ways when buying property in Thailand
There are several types of legal access to property according to Thai Law, with their differences and advantages. Read on to be better informed for your next property purchase in Phuket.
Recognizing Property Titles Deeds in Thailand
When buying property in Thailand, it is important to be able to recognize the different kinds of title deeds, with their meanings and limitations. Here we explain the most common of them.
How to make an Official Power of Attorney for a Property Transfer
If you are unable to be present for your property transfer, you can ask your attorney to proceed on your behalf by executing an Official Power of Attorney.
Property Inheritance in Thailand
When purchasing property in a foreign country, it is important to be aware of the local laws regarding inheritance to protect your assets for your heirs. Here we explain how to be prepared when you purchase property in Thailand.
Making the most of your investment in Phuket
Investing in Real Estate can be a truly rewarding experience, as long as it's done the right way. Make sure you follow the steps and have the right mindset before making the jump!
How to efficiently rent out your property in Phuket
Give a boost to your rental income with these five simple techniques! Having a fully booked calendar takes less effort than it seems with an efficient rental strategy.
Purchasing Beachfront Property
Have you ever dreamed of walking straight down from your bedroom to the beach for a swim? The warm waters of Phuket are the perfect setting to make it a reality! Here are the steps to make this dream come true while protecting your investment.
Buying Off-Plan Property
Off-Plan Properties in Phuket are often excellent investment opportunities. They allow you to benefit from exceptional increases in value from the moment you buy to the project completion, as long as the following safety precautions are followed.