Should You Buy a property in Bangkok, Krabi or Chiang Rai?

September 07, 2016 Thailand

Thailand is one most famous tourist hotspots in the world. Its humid climate, diverse culture and famous beaches make every tourist want to come back for more. With overflowing visitors coming from different parts of the world, acquiring a property in Bangkok or anywhere in Thailand makes for a profitable international property investment.

Now, which locations are good for overseas buying? Yazhou Property has compiled a list of locations and properties for you to check out.


Of course, Thailand’s capital is the first one on the list. If you’re looking for the “Ultimate Thai Experience,” buy a property in Bangkok. It is where all the distinctive Thai cultures from all parts of Thailand converge.

You can find magnificent temples and palaces, and at the same time, experience the lively night life and markets Thailand is famous for. You really can’t go wrong with investing in a Bangkok property.


You might want to check out these properties:

Eyeing Asia properties for international property investment? Buy a Property in Bangkok, Krabi or Chang Rai
The Base Garden Rama 9 Tower in Bangkok |Photo courtesy of Sansiri 

The Base Garden Rama 9

This 36-storey residential tower was developed by Sansiri PLC. This tower has 639 residential units and 1 retail unit available, with each unit containing a Bay Window, where they can lounge around and admire the beauty of Bangkok city. Sansiri has provided a 360° Skyview in their website so anyone can experience the Base Garden Rama 9’s magnificent view.

Entrance to Life Asoke|Photo Courtesy of AP Thai PLC

Life Asoke by AP Public Company Limited

Currently under construction, this 34-storey residential tower is expected to finish by 2018. There will be 1,642 units available and the Grand Lobby area is divided into smaller lobby areas to provide privacy to its residents. Other facilities include elevator, gym, swimming pool, parking, and 24-hour CCTV and security systems. Average selling price at Life Asoke is ฿144,407.

If Bangkok is too vibrant for your tranquil soul and you’re opting for a more peaceful, secluded overseas property, then the next two locations are definitely for you.


Krabi Province

Investing in real estate in the serene islands of Krabi will give you a sense of peace that you won’t experience if you buy a property in Bangkok. Krabi offers numerous beaches with breath-taking limestone cliffs, waterfalls and diving sites; challenging tourists to enjoy its ethereal beauty permanently.


The Emerald Ao Nang Condo

The Emerald Ao Nang Condo was developed by Emerald Development Group. The company is based in Phuket and focuses on high-end tourism and residential market. According to Emerald, “the premium condominium Emerald Ao Nang is designed in modern contemporary style that you would only associate with a 5 stars luxury resorts. It is suitable for residential living or holiday vacation with its wide selection of sizes and styles.


Chiang Rai Province

If you want a peaceful yet colourful settlement, buy a property in Chiang Rai. Located in the most northern part of Thailand, foreigners go here for the natural attractions and antiquities left by different hill tribes that live within the vicinity for centuries. The climate is still hot but cooler than most of Thailand. The cost of living is comparably low and your life will be filled by unique tales and practices from your neighbouring tribes.


Dcondo Hyde Chiang Rai

Another project of Sansiri, this 8-storey residential condominium is located near the heart of Chiang Rai.

Facilities include access to clubhouse, swimming pool, fitness room and 24-hour CCTV security system and protection. According to Sansiri, “the new-concept modern condominium complex was inspired by the fascinating Lanna culture of a bygone era. The influence is evident in the architectural design of the building and the clubhouse, as well as in the green landscaping that is reminiscent of the sheer abundance of natural green rice fields that covered the area in the old days.”

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