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Lack of Quality Property Management may knock Investor Confidence in New Developments Market

Lack of Quality Property Management may knock Investor Confidence in New Developments Market

As many major residential projects reach completion across Phnom Penh in 2017, condos, boreys and mixed use complexes alike, industry insiders are becoming increasingly focussed on what will become of these buildings once actively occupied with residents. More specifically, how well will the property be managed. Cambodia has traditionally...

Borei Market History & Future Forecast: Sovan Nop, “Cambodia Real Estate: A Silent Boom”

Borei Market History & Future Forecast: Sovan Nop, “Cambodia Real Estate: A Silent Boom”

This is an extract from "Cambodia's Real Estate: A Silent Boom," a book authored by Mr Sovan Nop - Chapter 6; "Borei Market History & Future Forecast". In 1929, the "concept of borei started out as a form of affordable houses" to accommodate families of workers to live near...

New Tax for Real Estate Agents

New Tax for Real Estate Agents

The General Department of Taxation issued Instruction 18410 which clarified withholding tax obligations for real state entities who sub-lease properties. The new instruction essentially refines the law to remove a double tax obligation.    In the past, the real estate entity would normally withhold 10% of the rent from...

Phnom Penh Year End Festival 2016 - @ PPCC, 25-31 December

Phnom Penh Year End Festival 2016 - @ PPCC, 25-31 December

The end of the year is coming and a new one is about to unfold. And what better way to end 2016 than with a celebration? This is why Phnom Penh City Center partnered with PTG International to host and co-organize the Phnom Penh Year End Festival 2016. Friends...

Realestate.com.kh partners with Khmer Times for the Property Liftout, every Wednesday

Realestate.com.kh partners with Khmer Times for the Property Liftout, every Wednesday

To introduce ourself to the readers of the Khmer Times: Realestate.com.kh, established in 2009, is the leading website for property buyers and sellers in Cambodia. Our website lets users search for properties online based on location (sangkat & khan), property type and price range. People interested in...

Sihanoukville: Cambodia’s next real estate boom town?

Sihanoukville: Cambodia’s next real estate boom town?

With Phnom Penh exhibiting signs of saturation in the high end real estate development market, developers and investors are looking south to Cambodia’s coastal city of Sihanoukville. Realestate.com.kh caught up with Ross Wheble, Country Manager for Knight Frank Cambodia, to get the lowdown on what factors are...

Condo market saturation and a national election: The Perfect Storm 2018

Condo market saturation and a national election: The Perfect Storm 2018

As the national elections approach in mid 2018, the real estate industry expects a significant slowdown will soon begin. However, the brunt of this downturn appears likely to fall on the foreign investment market - most specifically the high-end condo market. Bretton Sciaroni, Senior Partner at Sciaroni & Associates...

The Importance of Infrastructure in Cambodia, with Marc Townsend CBRE

The Importance of Infrastructure in Cambodia, with Marc Townsend CBRE

Cambodia as an emerging market has placed great importance into building quality infrastructure. This is evidence by the many existing friendship bridges and road projects that are currently underway. This is a key consideration for investors, according to Marc Townsend – Managing Director of CBRE Cambodia and Vietnam –...

Cambodian Real Estate: The Changing Landscape, with Marc Townsend of CBRE

Cambodian Real Estate: The Changing Landscape, with Marc Townsend of CBRE

The past two decades alone have seen monumental changes in the different aspects of Cambodian economy and society. One of the sectors that have benefited from all these changes is the real estate market. CBRE Cambodia states that “the global value of commercial real estate investment transactions stayed above $200...

General Real Estate Market Insights, with Grant Fitzgerald on Realestate.com.khTV

General Real Estate Market Insights, with Grant Fitzgerald on Realestate.com.khTV

Probably one of the most dynamic sectors in Cambodia, real estate markets like condominiums can go from huge potential to huge concern in a matter of months. Grant Fitzgerald – Country Manager for Independent Property Services Cambodia – in his interview with Realestate.com.kh, weighs in on the...