You need to be absolutely sure that it's the best solution for your taste, comfort and budget.
It's all available in 'amazing' Thailand and whatever you choose, and whatever your budget, you are going to be living in it for a long time, maybe the rest of your life. You need to be absolutely sure it's what you want, where you want it to be, and represents value for money.
True to realtor tradition, brochures and sales talk are exagerated and the illustrations are sometimes only an artist's impression - very apealing, but completely out of touch with the reality of the finished product.
MTH has personally checked the standing of firms listed here and inspected each model of house or its plans according to a comprehensive checklist to verify the claims to location, services and quality of construction.
MTH also provides construction phase and handover inspections to ensure that you are wholly satisfied that your instructions are complied with before comitting to payments.
You have to know everything before you buy or sign off your construction project. You may not have experience in the building trade, so you might not know what to look for. Modern Thai Homes provides in-depth technical inspections complete with photographic support. On pre built houses, you may have to consider possible additional expense for the construction of garden walls, gates,, a car port, roof insulation, rain gutters, air conditioning, water heaters, and the laying down of a garden or a swimming pool.
The cost of construction of this house could vary from $15,000 to $90,000 and developers have no scruples when it comes to using the cheapest and charging for the dearest. In actual facr, designed and built in 2007 by SiamConsulting, this beautifully finished 3-bedroom, 2-bahroom house cost less than $30,000 or £20,000 to construct.
The materials used by local contractors are usually acceptable but can be drawn from a huge price range. You will soon appreciate the difference and how much you may be paying over the odds.
ALL the items on our surveyor's checklist have a significant impact on the TRUE intrinsic value of the property and will give you the power to negotiate even on the list price of a new property.
The cost of our survey is extraordinarily mild for the peace of mind it provides, not to mention the final saving - you'll be amazed!