Property lawyer in Thailand

See a Property lawyer in Thailand. Some foreign buyers of property in Thailand have fallen for scams and would want to protect their financial investments in the Kingdom. But first, let us clear the fact that it is not a legal requirement to have a Thai lawyer when you wish to purchase property in Thailand. However, having a Thai property […]

Title Deeds in Thailand

Title Deeds in Thailand is explained. If you are going to buy property in Thailand, then you will need to know what type of title deed the property has been registered under. You will find these issues mainly if you are looking at buying a house compared to buying a condo in Thailand. The following 5 title deed types are […]

Samui Building Zones

See the Samui building zones. You can read about the building zones in Phuket elsewhere on this website. If you are not going to lease land and wish to own the land, then you need to understand what the limits are when building in Thailand. Phuket has its own building regulations as well as Samui. Always have a due diligence […]

Leasing Land

What is leasing land in Thailand. You are normally not allowed to buy land in Thailand as foreigners are not allowed to own land outright. There are exceptions to this and you would need to speak to a lawyer in Thailand about owning a small piece of land which you are allowed to own under certain circumstances. If you are […]

Land Allocation Laws

The land allocation laws in Thailand are very important and many of the problems with property developments such as private villas tend to be because of the land allocation laws. Always do a due diligence before you place a deposit on the property especially if it is an offplan purchase. Speak to a property lawyer in Thailand for more information […]

Buying Land or Leasing Land

See the buying land or leasing land argument. As a foreigner you normally cannot buy land in Thailand however you can lease the land. Many who do buy land in Thailand buy the land in the name of their Thai wife. The Land Office will also get you to sign a document stating that you have no claim over the […]

Building Permits

Do you understand building permits in Thailand? If you are not going to buy a condo in Thailand and are considering buying a house or building a house, then you need to ensure that you have the correct building permits. Building a house is controlled by the Building Control Act and the Town and City Planning Act. Also ensure that […]