Usufruct in Thailand

July 1, 2013

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Usufruct in Thailand

The use of a usufruct in Thailand is not very widely spread other than where a couple would buy a house in Thailand and being that a foreigner cannot own land in Thailand directly without alot of hoop jumping the husband normally will register a usufruct over the property to ensure that if they do […]

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July 1, 2013

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Building Permits in Thailand

Building Permits in Thailand

If you are considering building in Thailand and you have the title deed in hand and ready to build you house then you need to know a bit more about building permits in Thailand. Many expats who retire in Issaan prefer to build their own house in Thailand. Normally very modest however they do forget […]

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July 1, 2013

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Attorneys in Thailand

Attorneys in Thailand

Most large international law firms in Thailand have their offices in Bangkok. This is for a number of reasons. All the government departments and their head offices are located in Bangkok also the embassies are all located in the heart of Bangkok. Speak to us today about your retirement in Thailand or about property and […]

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June 20, 2013

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Thai married to a Foreigner

Thai married to a Foreigner – Land Ownership

Many foreigners when they retire in Thailand and want to buy a house they tend to buy the house and land. Note that in Thailand you can own the two separately under superficies. Most tend the buy the house and the land then place this int he name of their wife. Thai law does not […]

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June 20, 2013

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Thai Property Transfer Taxes and Fees

Thai Property Transfer Taxes and Fees

When you buy property in Thailand the transfer fees and duties are not the same as in your home country and we have given a brief explanation as to how the transfer duty and taxes are calculated and who pays which part of the fees when the property is being transferred. If you have any […]

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June 20, 2013

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Your Condo in your Estate

Your Condo in your Estate

When you retire in Thailand you normally would draft a will for what it is that your own in Thailand. The question is always a property issue – what happens to my condo when I die? Property is such an issue in Thailand that many don’t want to talk about it so they simply rent […]

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June 20, 2013

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Buying Property in Thailand

Buying Property in Thailand

If you are buying property in Thailand then this is a brief breakdown of what you be careful of when buying any form of real estate. Before you provide a deposit always ensure that you speak to an attorney or a solicitor in Thailand for legal advice as you may create problems for yourself and […]

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