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Rental Agreements

Rental Agreements

Rental agreements tend to be verbal however longer agreements tend to be in writing as they will need to be registered with the Land Department if the agreement is longer than 3 years. This gets registered against the title deed on the property. These types of agreements you will see registered against the title deed…

Servitudes

Servitudes

Servitudes rarely become an issue in Thailand as foreigner normally cannot own land in their name. Many times foreigners will buy land in the name of their Thai wife and will need to sign the needed documents at the land office that they have no claim on the land. You will need to speak to…

Transfer Taxes

Transfer Taxes

When you buy property in Thailand there will be transfer taxes. The cost of transfer or conveyancing fees in Thailand will depend on how long the last owner had the property for. This will change the transfer duties as the Thai government a few years ago introduced this sliding scale to discourage property flipping in…