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What Beaches Are Near the Cube Pattaya

What Beaches Are Near the Cube Pattaya

What do you suppose the main reason is for people to move to Pattaya? For some it is the business opportunities of a smaller town than Bangkok, for others it is the draw of the night life, and still others are drawn by the beach. 

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What Schools are Close to Pratumnak Hill Pattaya

What Schools are Close to Pratumnak Hill Pattaya

Pattaya is a bustling town filled to the brim with expats from all corners of the globe. With such a diverse mix of people living in and around Pattaya a number of education options have grown over the last two decades. One can find International Schools teaching both the British and American curriculum, Thai Private Schools with extensive English programs, as well as vocational schools and even a private Catholic school is within a reasonable commute if you reside in Pattaya.

How Can I finance a Condo in Thailand When the Bank Says NO?

How Can I finance a Condo in Thailand When the Bank Says NO?

The very concept of the Cube Pattaya's financing options were born from the banks saying no. When Thai banks followed the lead of their western cousins and began to tighten lending regulations it became all but impossible to get financing in Thailand without perfect credit, and or having a Thai co-signer. Unless of course you are willing to put down 50% toward the price of your condo AND be able to pay off the remainder in 10 years or less, with an interest rate in excess of 8%!

Can I Buy a Condo in My Name as a Foreign National in Thailand

Can I Buy a Condo in My Name as a Foreign National in Thailand

If you have ever been to Thailand you already know that the sun shines down on the blue waters of the beaches that are filled with golden sands. Thailand draws many people from young backpackers exploring the world, to students on a gap year coming to teach English, professional educators coming to teach in the International schoos, to retirees from far off colder nations, to business executives in the manufacturing sector. If you enjoy the slow life, fresh coconut, and spicy food then Thailand just may be where you make your next home. Many people ask us, "Can I buy a condo in my own name in Thailand?" 

Rental Return of 7.5% for 5 Years Paid Up Front – Guaranteed

Rental Return of 7.5% for 5 Years Paid Up Front – Guaranteed

How would you like to buy a condo for rental income and have the first five years of rental income guaranteed at 7.5% interest? Sound to good to be true? Then we invite you to contact Simon from Tudor Group Thailand and he will personally explain to you how they made this possible. 

The Best Dining Options on Pratumnak Hill near the Cube Pattaya

The Best Dining Options on Pratumnak Hill near the Cube Pattaya

Pratumnak Hill is often referred to as the Beverly Hills of Thailand. Beverly Hills, CA is famous for upscale shopping, and some of the best dining options in the entire state. Pratumnak Hill has quite a variety of choice, an although it is likened to Beverly Hill's because of the number of options, and the posh locale, the prices are quite a bit more reasonable. 

What Kind of Visa do I need to Buy a Condo in Pattaya Thailand

What Kind of Visa do I need to Buy a Condo in Pattaya Thailand

There are a number of different visa options in Thailand. They range from a visa on arrival (VOA) by land for 15 days, to VOA by air at 30 days, to student visas, tourist visas, work visas, and retirement visas, The work visas get broken down into certain categories even further, there is Business Opportunity Investment, Teaching Non – B, and a regular non – B. There is even a new Thailand Elite Visa that spans a full 20 years if all four of the five year extension's offered are used. 

Some say Building a Wall The CUBE says Making a Concrete Sandwich

Some say Building a Wall The CUBE says Making a Concrete Sandwich

The CUBE Pattaya is a condo building currently under construction in Pattaya. The real estate market was turned upside down and shaken all around in the last few years and the best developers in town are having to communicate with their clients if they are serious about continuing with their projects. One of the projects with a busy construction site in the Pattaya condo market is the CUBE Condominium.

Installing the Walls of CUBE Pratumnak Hill Pattaya

Installing the Walls of CUBE Pratumnak Hill Pattaya

The CUBE condo in Pattaya on Pratumnak Hill Soi 2 (Big Buddha Hill) continues construction in an otherwise slow market. In the last video Simon Dithburn narrated and showed the construction of the pre fabricated concrete walls built by Pre K Construction. 

Full Construction Update 2016 Cube Pattaya

Full Construction Update 2016 Cube Pattaya

The developer Tudor Group Thailand broke ground on the CUBE Pattaya at a time when consumer confidence was at a very low point for the Pattaya and Thailand condo market. Over the last two years the developers in Pattaya have had to rely on their resiliency and their ability to adapt to a rapidly changing marketplace.

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 12

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 12

The CUBE Condominium finishes the third floor in part 12 of the Building a Condominium hosted by Simon Ditchburn the managing director of Tudor Group Thailand. The CUBE condo is under construction now located on Pratumnnak HIll, or Big Buddha Hill. Apartment units are available for sale currently for as little as 17,600 THB per month for a 15 year term. 

What do you Get with the 15 Year Payment Plan at the CUBE

What do you Get with the 15 Year Payment Plan at the CUBE

Simon Ditchburn the Managing Director of the Tudor Group Thailand has come in from the field to do a special episode explaining the unique 15 year financing plan offered by the CUBE Condominium in Pattaya, Thailand. Simon has been building for 31 years, and is about to take you on a tour to see the rooftop pool and gym, the security features, the full kitchens, and how you can customize yours, and just how spacious these condos meant to live in are at the CUBE Condo. CUBE Developer lead financing is a better deal than most banks. 

The Current State of the FIRESALE Property Market in Pattaya according to Simon Ditchburn, Developer

The Current State of the FIRESALE Property Market in Pattaya according to Simon Ditchburn, Developer

I don’t normally write articles. It’s not my forte. I spent most of my working life on a building site, being on the physical side of things and even now I leave the scripts and write ups to our Sales and Marketing team, but I do get asked my opinion on today’s market in Pattaya. So here is my personal view.

Refreshing in Pattaya with These 5 Activities.

Refreshing in Pattaya with These 5 Activities.

One of the hazards of working in a resort town is never getting to see the sights. Working so hard every day with a never ending schedule, you may start to think about some plan for vacation, but who has the time? Why not a staycation right here in Pattaya. 

Pattaya: Prime location, the second city of Thailand

Pattaya: Prime location, the second city of Thailand

First of all, Pattaya is not very far from Bangkok. Only 1.5 hours or around 150 Kilometers. It is very near U-Tapao International Airport in Sattahip- around 30 minutes from Pattaya. There are 2 major roads which are Sukhumvit and By Pass road. You can travel to Rayong quicker via Highway number 36, and the Highway number 7 is for Bangkok journey. Very easy to get to everywhere.

 

Airports that Service Pattaya

Airports that Service Pattaya

Over 500,000 people, both expats and locals stay here year round, and some more come and go every day... Pattaya has become one of the main cities which people around the world would like to come for business or travel. It looks like that it’s such a great idea to invest or choose a place here to settle down.Over 500,000 people, both expats and locals stay here year round, and some more come and go every day... Pattaya has become one of the main cities which people around the world would like to come for business or travel. It looks like that it’s such a great idea to invest or choose a place here to settle down.

Family Friendly Activities in Pattaya

Family Friendly Activities in Pattaya

Believe it or not?!? Even some Thai people never come to Pattaya. We all know that this never sleep city is very famous, known for the nightlife and entertainment. There are a lot of bars, night clubs and discotheques in Pattaya. Based on Thai culture, this is not a good place for young people… 

Public Parks in Pattaya

Public Parks in Pattaya

What do you do in your free time? Some like shopping or watching movies. Some people like cooking and spending time together with their family. Healthy activities would be awesome: going out for a walk or playing sports somewhere. Pattaya has many fitness and health centers.

Shopping in Pattaya

Shopping in Pattaya

My friend just installed his new top box trunk on his motorbike. A little bit proud of himself, he keeps saying that we can go shopping with a lot more storage in the motorbike. We cannot refute that “Shopping” is one of the best activities ladies the world over love doing. Pattaya has a lot of shopping centers. You can find them around where you stay and in every few kilometers near each other. And yes, we love shopping!

Rental Returns in Pattaya at the CUBE

Rental Returns in Pattaya at the CUBE

What are Rental Returns? A Rental Return is a percentage representing Net Rent comparing to Net Value of the Property or Mortgage Amount, depending on your financial plan. The higher Rental Return, the less that you will have to pay to cover the interest of the home loan, including possible costs such as council rates and insurance.

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 14

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 14

At insulation factory, outside Pattaya, Simon Ditchburn, managing director of Tudor Group Thailand is showing the whole floor of panels which is ready to go to the “sandwich” process of installation at the Cube’s construction plan.

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 15

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 15

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017! from Simon Ditchburn, Tudor Group. Our building crews have been working though big holidays end of this year to make sure that we finish installing this floor by the end of the year. In fact, our last delivery was exactly on Christmas day. We will show you a top overview of what we have done so far inside the building and the structure.

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 16

The Building of a Condominium CUBE Pattaya – Part 16

The Cube Pattaya are very proud of this video series to show our construction at The Cube Condominium in South Pattaya, Thailand. This kind of video production you may have never seen before that the director of the developer comes down to the building site to show the detail by himself. We have showed you from previous videos the construction of the building in each section. We will show you the start of the new floor on this New Year.

Pattaya Condo Off Plan Investment

Pattaya Condo Off Plan Investment

Off-plan property refers to a house, condo, townhouse, or other property that is going to be built soon. Everything is already prepared for the construction. The Presales sometimes come along with Financial Plans to pay only deposit and then later can continue paying to the bank or developer monthly until the building is finished and ready to move in. At this point, your property’s price has increased letting you enjoy a healthy return on your investment when you buy Off Plan. 

Relocation Guide to Pattaya, Thailand

Relocation Guide to Pattaya, Thailand

Have you considered moving to Pattaya, Thailand?

If you used to come here for a trip or know a good friend that can give you some advice, you might have nothing else to worry about when you move here to Pattaya. However, many foreigners have been stuck for a while not only because language barrier, but also there are a lot difference in culture. With all these concerns, new residences will need some advice to make things easier, 

Finance a Condo in Thailand

Finance a Condo in Thailand

Do you want to own a condo? Most people prefer to live in a condo that they own, however, they may not have the full cash value of the condo on hand. This is where financing comes in, and in Thailand to finance a condo as a foreign national can be difficult at best. Banks, for the most part require a deposit of 50% the terms are typically short, 7 years or less, and the interest rates is usually high, starting at around 8%. There is another way to finance a condo in Thailand that

Sports and Amusements in Pattaya

Sports and Amusements in Pattaya

Summer has come to Pattaya
Refreshing in Pattaya with These 5 Activities now that school is out we here at the CUBE Pattaya have given you some ideas for enjoyable activities that you can do in Pattaya. Instead of sitting inside with a cup of ice cream, you may think of a good water park or water sports to have fun with your family and