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Buy Land in Cambodia through a locally-incorporated company

Buy Land in Cambodia through a locally-incorporated company

Article 44 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Cambodia implicitly states that foreigners aren’t allowed to own land in the country. However, there are many ways foreigners can Buy Land in Cambodia. One of this ways is buying land through a locally-incorporated company, either a limited liability company...

National Bank cuts Interest Rates to 18%

National Bank cuts Interest Rates to 18%

Loans interests update: the National Bank of Cambodia's announced on the 3rd of March 2017 their decision to cut down interest rates of loans of all the banks and micro finance institutions (MFI) in Cambodia to 18% per year. Having set the interest rates to a low 18 percent a...

Japanese show New Khmer Architecture to Cambodian youth

Japanese show New Khmer Architecture to Cambodian youth

Khmer architecture was very popular during the 1960s, especially the projects of Vann Molyvann, who built many architectural masterpieces in both Cambodia and abroad. During the 60’s, local architects such as Molyvann were heavily influenced by another Asian country, Japan.   To showcase the fusion of these two cultures...

Construction insurance policies: The main things to know before starting any construction work in Cambodia

Construction insurance policies: The main things to know before starting any construction work in Cambodia

A study​​ of the Cambodian construction market shows that many developers and builders still forget to take out construction insurance policies before starting any construction work and are therefore in breach of the applicable law. In such a case, the financial risks for owners and builders are very high and can significantly...

5 Real Estate Negotiation Tips That Work!

5 Real Estate Negotiation Tips That Work!

The following are some real estate negotiation tips to help you think more laterally in your real estate negotiations and achieve better outcomes. After all, why meet in the middle when both parties can achieve their goals? Unfortunately positional bargaining in real estate transactions (that is, focussing solely on...

Affordable Housing: second project along National Road No. 5

Affordable Housing: second project along National Road No. 5

On the 2nd of March 2017, the General Department of Housing of the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction signed a memorandum of understanding with the Bun Ches Group co.,Ltd. The signing was presided over by His Excellency Chea Sophara, Senior Minister and Minister of Land...

Houses for Rent in Phnom Penh: Top locations for renters

Houses for Rent in Phnom Penh: Top locations for renters

It can be difficult to move through Phnom Penh’s rental market especially if you are new to the market. Recently, various areas in Phnom Penh have been progressing with a wide range of rental houses, like villas with larger areas, apartments which include basic amenities, shop houses and flats...

Phnom Penh: Riding Through Waters

Phnom Penh: Riding Through Waters

As more and more modern developments rise in Phnom Penh, the issue of city space and how to move around pops up even more frequently. And while, high-rise buildings have become a staple in the capital, it still has not managed to help ease the traffic woes in the...

What kind of land titles are available in Cambodia?

What kind of land titles are available in Cambodia?

To the new property buyer, Cambodian land titles classifications can be rather confusing. Let’s explore the three main ways property ownership can be secured in Cambodia, and the major misconceptions surrounding Cambodian property ownership and Cambodia land titles. Property ownership can now be secured by one of three forms...

Invest in Cambodia: A history of a highly-open marketplace

Invest in Cambodia: A history of a highly-open marketplace

Why Is Cambodia An Excellent Investment Opportunity? The reasons to invest in Cambodia are many: Cambodia is a relatively young nation with a rich, old culture. It is a relatively untapped market, offering potentially substantial upside to foreign investors looking for green field investment opportunities. There is plenty of room...