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by RCer
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: House market in Hua Hin
Replies: 31
Views: 1768

Re: House market in Hua Hin

bert91157 wrote:
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:18 pm
I dont know where you are moving from but I would say the exchange rates are not favourable at the moment if you have to transfer money from the EU or UK in order to buy.
Was just looking at those. Definitely not good for US either.
by RCer
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: House market in Hua Hin
Replies: 31
Views: 1768

Re: House market in Hua Hin

Pagey wrote:
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:18 pm
It's straightforward. If he didn't buy but spent 25,000 Baht per month renting after 5 years he has spent 1,500,000 on rent.
Yes, I knew that, but still no return on investment until the house sells at a profit above cost to maintain.
by RCer
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: House market in Hua Hin
Replies: 31
Views: 1768

Re: House market in Hua Hin

jingjoe wrote:
Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:49 pm

On another note, if i buy a house for 4million bht and live in it for 5 years, i have saved 1 500 000bht in rent, so could discount that off my sale price if i needed to sell quick
I'd love to see your math on that. Makes no sense.
by RCer
Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: New drivers must take longer theory training
Replies: 17
Views: 3554

Re: How can Thailand curb its appalling road fatality rate?

"Beginning today, candidates applying for driving license will need to attend longer driver theory test to make sure qualified drivers know how to drive safely" Well at least its a start isn't it a long journey always starts with the first step. http://englishnews.thaipbs.or.th/stricter-driver-theo...
by RCer
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders
Replies: 100
Views: 7775

Re: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders

europtimiste wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:52 am
RCer wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:36 am
Smoking is the only thing I have not been able to kick.
Do not kick a pleasure.
It hasn't been a pleasure for years.
by RCer
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: News
Topic: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders
Replies: 100
Views: 7775

Re: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders

Smoking is the only thing I have not been able to kick.
by RCer
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Pet Care
Topic: Pills for pets the easy way
Replies: 5
Views: 350

Re: Pills for pets the easy way

We use peanut butter in the US.
by RCer
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Mold in buildings in Thailand
Replies: 8
Views: 447

Re: Mold in buildings in Thailand

There is mold, and then there is mold. I think there are different types. One kind that causes homes to be evacuated and in some instances the structure torn down. I think these are mainly wooden structures with plaster board walls and wooden floors covered by carpet and linoleum. Then there is the...
by RCer
Wed Nov 15, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: News
Topic: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders
Replies: 100
Views: 7775

Re: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders

Vital Spark wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:40 pm

I shall smile and be courteous to everyone I meet
A lot of people either visiting or living here can't seem to grasp this part.
by RCer
Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Hua Hin Classifieds
Topic: House for rent in Nakhon Pathom
Replies: 7
Views: 601

Re: House for rent in Nakhon Pathom

PM sent
by RCer
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: House location now required by visa extension
Replies: 8
Views: 659

Re: House location now required by visa extension

What kind of visa do you have?
by RCer
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Dutchman arrested in Hua Hin for alleged child sex abuse
Replies: 20
Views: 1644

Re: Dutchman arrested in Hua Hin for alleged child sex abuse

I hope he gets a nice long stay in Thai prison and not allowed to be extradited until his sentence is finished.
by RCer
Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Buying Paint
Replies: 44
Views: 1754

Re: Buying Paint

Enamel is a very bad choice for interior. Requires a lot of ventilation, a day or 2 to get the smell out of the room, and special cleaning chemical to wash the brush or anything it splatters on.
by RCer
Thu Nov 02, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Buying Paint
Replies: 44
Views: 1754

Re: Buying Paint

BB,

Did you have it mixed/shaken/stirred?