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Bridge to the future

Bridge to the future

Bangkok’s Rama III neighbourhood is undergoing a transformation

Ultra-luxury Magnolias Waterfront Residences launches

Ultra-luxury Magnolias Waterfront Residences launches

Bangkok-based Magnolias Quality Development Corporation has unveiled earlier today its super prime residential development at IconSiam in the heart of the Chao Phraya River.

Russian overseas investors maintain appetite for Thailand properties

Russian overseas investors maintain appetite for Thailand properties

An increasing number of Russian homebuyers have shown a strong interest in Thailand-based properties, according to online property portal Tranio.ru’s latest analysis.

Pernod Ricard signs on as official TPA partner

Pernod Ricard signs on as official TPA partner

Ensign Media is pleased to announce that global beverage company Pernod Ricard has signed on as an official partner of the Thailand Property Awards.

Central Bangkok maintains appeal to condo buyers, says CBRE

Central Bangkok maintains appeal to condo buyers, says CBRE

Despite a growing concern from some insiders about a possible oversupply in condominium units, analysts at property consultancy firm CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) predict that central Bangkok will remain popular among homebuyers.

Investor sentiment in South East Asia markets makes a positive turn

Investor sentiment in South East Asia markets makes a positive turn

Dominated by a flurry of mostly domestic activity, property investment in certain South East Asian markets is showing some signs of recovery after falling for two consecutive quarters.

London edges out Bangkok as world’s top destination city

London edges out Bangkok as world’s top destination city

With an 11 percent year-on-year decline in tourist arrivals, Bangkok has been surpassed by London as the most visited city for international travellers.

Four Asian cities named among the most expensive for expats

Four Asian cities named among the most expensive for expats

Hong Kong leads other Asian cities as the most expensive places for expatriates in the latest edition of Mercer’s Cost of Living Rankings list.

Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce to support TPAs

Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce to support TPAs

The Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce will be promoting the event to its individual and corporate members, including companies such as IKEA, Volvo, Electrolux and SEB.

Prime Bangkok riverside property opens for bidding

Prime Bangkok riverside property opens for bidding

SET-listed Sermsuk PLC recently announced the open bidding for its 10-rai prime riverside property along Charoen Nakhon Road for THB1.55 billion (USD47.83 million).

Hua Hin welcomes the high life

Hua Hin welcomes the high life

A flurry of new high-end developments and a flourishing reputation as a sporting destination is putting Thailand’s Hua Hin on the map.

IconSiam luxury riverside complex in Bangkok receives more funding

IconSiam luxury riverside complex in Bangkok receives more funding

A joint venture of Siam Piwat, Magnolia Quality Development Corporation and Charoen Pokhan Group has raised the budget for its luxury riverside property to THB50 million (USD1.54 billion).

Singapore surpasses Hong Kong as Asia’s most transparent property market

Singapore surpasses Hong Kong as Asia’s most transparent property market

Singapore outranked Hong Kong for the second time since 2010 in the eighth edition of the biennial Global Real Estate Transparency Index published by consultancy firm JLL.

High-end residential projects set to launch in Q4 2014

High-end residential projects set to launch in Q4 2014

Following some delays, four high-end residential developments are expected to launch in Manila, Bangkok and Phuket in the latter part of the year.

Raimon Land’s 185 Rajadamri set to officially open

Raimon Land’s 185 Rajadamri set to officially open

Thai luxury developer Raimon Land has announced that its super-prime 185 Rajadamri development is on track to formally open, with 87 percent of the freehold property sold to date.

Rental returns potential on Phuket entice Thai buyers

Rental returns potential on Phuket entice Thai buyers

Many Thai buyers are increasingly attracted to the rental potential of residential properties on Phuket, according to the latest Phuket Residenial MarketView.

JLL opens new office in Malaysia

JLL opens new office in Malaysia

International property consulting firm JLL looks to expand its residential business in Southeast Asia with the opening of its latest office in Kuala Lumpur.

Asia Villa Awards launches

Asia Villa Awards launches

Ensign Media is pleased to announce that the inaugural Asia Villa Awards will be held in 2014.

Infrastructure drives up real estate potential in APAC cities, says Knight Frank

Infrastructure drives up real estate potential in APAC cities, says Knight Frank

Improvements in transport infrastructure are driving up the residential real estate potential of several key cities in the region, according to the Asia-Pacific Residential Review June 2014 by Knight Frank.

Back to the future on Phuket

Back to the future on Phuket

Good riddance to Phuket’s crass Riviera pretensions, it’s time to welcome back simple Sundays on Surin.