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Pest Control in Thailand

Pest Control in Thailand
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Phuket Pest Control Companies

Pest Control

While many pest control tasks are easy and inexpensive to do yourself, some will require the job of a pro. Most homes in Phuket have their fair share of unwanted critters. Not only can pests leave behind toxic messes and contribute to allergies, they can potentially damage the structure of your home. This article will give you a guide.

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Find the Perfect Dream Home in Thailand

Find the Perfect Dream Home in Thailand
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Find the Perfect Dream Home in Thailand

Thailand is full of culture, wonder and beauty around every corner. When you’re considering a move to a new country, Thailand is often overlooked but it can be a place worth calling home and the country offers so much to the newcomer.

The Move is Easy

Making the move to Thailand can be easier than you think. With a few steps, you can not only have a beautiful place to live, but a visa that you can use to legally live here and bring all your belongings to your new home.

Finding a Home

Keep in mind that foreigners cannot purchase land in Thailand. However, there are many ways in which foreigners can structure their investment legally with the help of a local property law firm.

The purchase of a condo or apartment with a “freehold title” is available to foreigners and the Thai Condominium Act protects foreign investment.

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The Useful Life of a Villa in Thailand

The Useful Life of a Villa in Thailand
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Here in Thailand, most villas are constructed of concrete and steel. They use a post and beam structure of reinforced concrete with brick and mortar walls. Pilings are set into the ground and tie into a substructure that supports the villa.

The structure of the villa will last far longer than the economic life of the individual components. This type of construction is strong but the main reason they use it here is because of the weather. The question of “useful life of a Villa” sometimes comes up in conversation.

Over time, due to wear and tear, those individual components beak down and need repairs or replacement. Knowing the age of a villa will give you an idea when they’ll likely need maintenance and replacements again.

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Running Electric to my Land Plot

Running Electric to my Land Plot
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Due to the costs of installing a new electric supply, confirming the existance of an existing electricity supply to your land plot is a crucial issue to consider prior to purchase. Electricity is the most important utility and potentially the most costly in terms of new installations.

If your on a public road that has more than 20 homes the electric company should have the electric poles up and electric wires run already. Your cost will be in bringing it to the house.

You will need the following before bidding the job out: do I want single phase or 3-phase, how many amps do I require and distance to the nearest grid.

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Why Invest in Phuket?

Why Invest in Phuket?
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Investment opportunities in Phuket, Thailand

Phuket has never had it so good and property is booming. Every year Phuket attracts millions of tourists which has created investment opportunities for those willing to take them. The Island is well known and respected as one of the best places in the world to relax, unwind and retire.

With sun drenched beaches and a vibrant nightlife, people of all ages are attracted to this tropical paradise. This has helped increase real estate and property prices year after year and many developers are well invested in Phuket.

The popularity of Phuket

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Properties in Phuket continue to change hands regularly as International investors and the wealthy increasingly want a piece of Phuket. The island is popular with those looking to spend the winter in a warm and comfortable place. High season is guaranteed to bring in a large amount of people flying in from Europe. And because Phuket is centrally located within Asia, it’s also very accessible for most Asian countries being just a few hours flight. Many countries have direct flights to Phuket thru it’s expanded International Airport.

The amount of tourists visiting the island has continued to go up. There are many developments coming to Phuket that are likely to draw even more tourists in the near future.

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Phukets Real Estate Market

Phukets Real Estate Market
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Phukets Real Estate Market

Anyone who’s bought real estate in Phuket over the last 10 years knows, the demand for property here has increased significantly. There are new developments in the pipeline that aim to ensure the island’s popularity for years to come. Some areas in Phuket are still yet to be developed and represent investment opportunities.

Thailand has been an extremely popular tourist destination for decades now, attracting an astounding 28 million visitors in 2014. A growing number of people enjoy the Thai culture so much that some decide to buy a house in the Land of Smiles. A majority of these home buyers choose the white sandy beaches and tropical lifestyle of Phuket for investment.

The Market for Villa’s in Phuket

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Phuket’s luxurious high end Villas have been in great demand in prior years. However, these villas are currently not the most sought-after anymore. The average home buyer in Phuket prefers a more affordable property. Most of the Villas that are sold now are under the 18 million baht mark.

The effect of this trend is already visible in the new Villa developments. Most of these are now built on a relatively smaller plot of land and with a focus on comfort and privacy. The reduced plot size has made these Villas more affordable, especially as land prices in Phuket are consistently increasing.

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Phuket has it ALL

Again Forbes named Thailand as one of the best places in the World for retirement. With delicious food, white sand beaches and a relaxed vibe, Phuket is simply paradise. Whether your looking to buy land near the beach or something in town, Phuket property offers something for just about everyone.

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A Local Phuket Broker

Imagine buying land and building a luxurious private pool villa in a much sought after tropical paradise that generates rental income and increases in value over time. As a Broker, our agency is excellent in providing the local property knowledge and the best investment options that Phuket has to offer.

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Broker Services

Determining your buying power in the Phuket real estate market is critical, as a realtor we can help shorten the process. With no current Phuket multiple listing service (MLS), assisting you plots of land for sale is our specialty. We will arrange property viewings and most importantly we will negotiate the best deals for you.

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