Tips: Thinking to buy real estate in Cambodia? Learn how & what to buy

What you need to know about buying property in Cambodia By Lina Move to Cambodia  Information Source: Property Report  If you’ve wondered what the deal is with buying property in Cambodia, you aren’t alone. In this article we learn from Leah Valencia, one of the co-founders of Elevated Realty, a Phnom Penh real estate company. Elevated Realty combines the best of expat-style service…

After the US, UK and Australia, where’s next for Chinese buyers?

By Property Report  A few new destinations that are also proving favourable Chinese property investors are making their presence felt across the globe. Although their top spots are still the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, the countries lining the Mediterranean are offering increasingly attractive investment opportunities for savvy Chinese buyers, reports CNBC. Currently the most favoured spots due to their growth potential…

South Asian Property buyers lured to Portugal via the Golden Visa Scheme

By Property Report  The golden visa scheme has proven to be popular among Asian outbound investors While Thai buyers have no shortage of places to buy property, Century21 Siam Corporation is partnering with Portuguese developer Imocompletissmo to convince locals to invest in Portugal, local media outlets reported. The country’s golden visa scheme is one reason it has become an attractive destination for Asian investors. The…

Asia Property & Real Estate Overview 2016

Asian property continues to appeal Colliers International The outlook for real estate in Asia for 2016 remains quite positive. Notwithstanding the challenges in the global macroeconomic picture, we are seeing exceptional growth trends emerge in a number of different sectors, as companies step up their real-estate requirements. Financial companies are expanding selectively, and will carefully balance cost management and space…

2016 Asia Pacific Property Outlook

Optimism reigns in Asia Pacific  Colliers International  Welcome to the 2016 Asia Pacific Property Outlook. Optimism reigns in Asia Pacific and capital flows continue to increase across the region. The focus remains firmly on China and the continued impact it has on all aspects of property activity. This ranges from the significant outflow of Chinese equity capital, the occupation requirements…

Explained: the rise in Chinese demand for Thai real estate

By Al Gerard de la Cruz on August 10, 2016 Property Report Chinese real estate investors are heading to Thailand in a big way–here’s why Thailand has seen a significant increase in investor interest from China over the past year, according to Juwai.com, the Chinese international property portal. The explanation for the soaring demand can be attributed to the travel bug. “The rapid growth in tourism…

Japanese to Significantly Boost Outbound Global Property Investments in 2016

Credits: WPJ CBRE is now predicting a significant boost in outbound real estate investments by Japanese investors in the coming years, particularly through indirect investments through funds.  Japan’s interest in overseas real estate assets is set to rise on the back of the strong US economic recovery, with Japanese investors expected to increasingly diversify their investments both globally and across…

Will Timor Leste Finally Join ASEAN in 2017?

(Reporting ASEAN – Edited by Johanna Son) By Kavi Chongkittavorn ASEAN NEWS BANGKOK, Jun 15 (Reporting ASEAN) – By the time ASEAN turns 50 years old next year, Timor Leste could already be its eleventh member state. After filing its application six years ago, Timor Leste is poised to join ASEAN under the chairmanship of the Philippines, which is very keen to…

Investing in Thailand & the ASEAN Region

Investing in Thailand & the ASEAN Region  Thailand is Asia’s Gateway Thailand holds a very strategic area and serves as an entryway into the heart of Asia to what is today the biggest developing economic market. Investing in Thailand offers advantageous exchange with China, India and the Association’s nations of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and simple access into the Greater Mekong…