FICO scores, the Fair Isaac Corporation credit-scoring system, are used by lenders to determine your creditworthiness. The lower your scores, the more risk you pose to lenders, resulting in higher interest rates or loan denial. Scores fluctuate for many reasons, including your debt-to-income ratio, making minimum...

The question of whether flipping or buying and holding is the best real estate investment strategy does not have one correct answer. Rather, the decision to choose one method over another should be part of an explicit strategic plan that takes the investor's overall investment...

If you’re just beginning to invest in real estate, you’ll find that there’s a lot to learn. Real estate investing is more complicated than investing in stocks because of the financial, legal, and extensive due diligence requirements involved. That’s why it’s a good idea to...

You could be someone that has made that 1st foray in real estate some years back and is now sitting comfortably on a property that has appreciated. You pride yourself on that smart decision; regardless whether the property was for investment or if it...

Properties in Thailand continue to be marketed overseas with many buyers coming from Asia. Hong Kong is one of the strongest foreign markets for Thailand real estate and this group of buyers is now looking beyond traditionally popular places like Bangkok’s CBD to non-prime areas...

Mixed-use and condo projects ride wave of momentum as key drivers improve The overall Bangkok property market in 2017 was very interesting, especially in terms of new condominiums launched, with the total of 56,000 units the highest in several years. As well, joint ventures between Thai...

Phuket has well entered into a high season. Not only the beaches are packed, but there are a number of property developments that are driving the interest in the island, according Dexter Norville, a director at property consultancy JLL. Montezure, the 450-rai development in Kamala, is...

Almost everybody has a dream house in their mind. While some find them just in their hometown, others reach the end of the world to get the wanted. No matter what kind of house or property you want to own; there are some persuasive reasons...

Condos in the Silom-Sathon area are the new targets for investors, with annual return on investment for rentals of 5%, according to property consultant Plus Property. Plus Property's real estate survey found that prices in the Silom-Sathon area are rising due to land value and condominium...