Property & Lifestyle Blog

RE/MAX Island Real Estate Thailand Property News Of The Month – December 2018

RE/MAX Island Real Estate’s monthly property news features the latest residential and commercial real estate stories in Koh Samui & Thailand. Articles cover content regarding residential, industrial, retail, office, hotel, land, or investment property.   Yuan weakness and Chinese condo buyers in Thailand Bangkok Post The exchange rate’s impact on buyer confidence adds to concerns […]

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Koh Samui Schools

If you’re moving to Koh Samui with your children, you may want to send them to either a private school or to one of the international schools available. Some local Thai schools on the island can offer decent education options but may be difficult to quickly integrate into for your child. While international schools teach […]

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Property Seller Presentation – Top Tips

First Impressions: When visiting a restaurant, meeting a new business associate or anything else in life, first impressions are very important. Real estate is no exception though often overlooked. When selling your own property or working with a professional real estate agent, taking the time to prepare & present your property at its best is […]

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BOPHUT (FISHERMAN’S VILLAGE) BEACH & AREA GUIDE / KOH SAMUI

Bophut beach is located in the north of Koh Samui. Bophut is the name of a large administrative district covering much of the NE of the island but colloquially it refers to the beach area centered at Fisherman’s Village, a stylish former fishing village featuring activities, accomodation & restaurants. The coconut palm fringed beach at […]

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LAMAI BEACH & AREA GUIDE / KOH SAMUI

Lamai beach is a long wide beach on the east coast of Koh Samui. It’s pace is noticeably slower than Chaweng beach and it’s quiter for the most part. The northern part of the beach is shallow and for quite a ways out before it becomes better suited for swimming. The southern third of the […]

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CHAWENG BEACH & AREA GUIDE / KOH SAMUI

Chawang beach is Koh Samui’s longest at 7km long. It’s a wide white sand beach and it serves as the central area in Koh Samui for tourism and long term foreign residents. The beach area is backed by coconut palms and restaurants, bars & resorts. It’s definitely the party capital of the island but also […]

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Koh Samui Tourist Arrivals

  From Koh Samui’s days as a backpacker haven to its transition into a market that offers something for everyone has been incredible. Koh Samui is easily finding a niche as a high end destination with many world class hotels & restaurants without losing its past as a cosy island getaway in the Gulf of […]

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The Best Time to Visit Samui

Koh Samui’s weather varies from much of the rest of Thailand especially in terms of its rainy season. When reading about visiting Thailand much of the monsoon and heavy rain months fall between April – September. This is not the case with Koh Samui as these are often some of the most pleasant months to […]

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