The survey was conducted by Dr. Sophon Pornchokchai, PhD, D.FIABCI, CRS, MRICS.
Gain a better understanding of the up-to-date market position as recently surveyed for investment purposes with:
An in-depth analysis of residential properties including single houses, duplexes, townhouses, shophouses, condominiums and land plots by eight price ranges.
A most comprehensive survey covering 650 projects; whereas, 250 projects are in Pattaya City, 330 projects are in another six urban centres in Chonburi and 70 projects are in another three urban centres in Rayong.
The most updated survey for Pattaya (July 2012) and other local urban areas (March 2012).
Reported by Dr. Sopon Pornchokchai, PhD D.FIABCI CRS MRICS, president, Agency for Real Estate Affairs (www.area.co.th) which is the first and largest real estate information, valuation and research conducted in Thailand since 1994, together with a panel discussion by renowned major real estate professionals with expertise on the Pattaya market.
13:00 Opening speech and keynote address by Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome
Introduction by the president of the Real Estate Brokers Association Pattaya (REBA Eastern Seaboard)
13:45 Presentation: Major Findings, Pattaya Property Markets and Outlook, Dr. Sopon Pornchokchai, PhD D.FIABCI CRS MRICS
15:00 Afternoon Refreshment
15:20 Panel Discussion: Pattaya Property Outlook, 2012-2013
(Panel participants yet to be confirmed - a developer, a broker and a government officer)
Introduction by: Mrs. May Watson, president, REBA Eastern Seaboard
17:00 End of the session.
Real Estate Broker Association Eastern Seaboard: www.rebaes.com is an association of brokers and agents in the Eastern Seaboard region of Thailand. It was founded in 2006 with individual and corporate members. Within the association, there are also sub-committees to help uplift the professional practices of members to always have better professional services to consumers.
Agency for Real Estate Affairs www.area.co.th is a property consultant firm as well as real estate information, research and valuation centre in Thailand. It specializes in real estate consultancy services while refraining from real estate brokerage and self-interest property developments to avert a potential conflict of interest; thereby insures the integrity of our valuations and research works.
The Research Team Leader
Dr. Sopon Pornchokchai PhD D.FIABCI CRS MRICS, is a research team leader for Pattaya and the Eastern Seaboard as well as the speaker to present the research findings. He earned a PhD in land and housing from the Asian Institute of Technology, a Certificate in Housing from Katholieke Universiet Leuven and a Certificate in Valuation from LRTI Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. He has been conducting market research in Pattaya and Nationwide for over 20 years.
Participation: 850 baht per person including handouts and refreshment.
Comprehensive research paper: 4,000 baht per copy.
Fees can be paid to any REBA-ES member or direct to the Agency for Real Estate Affairs http://www.trebs.ac.th/English/SUMMARY/seminar_pattaya.php