Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a real estate journalist and author with over 15 years’ experience. She has published 3 books to date: ‘The Definitive Guide to buying property in Phuket’ ‘10 simple ways to slash your marketing costs and sell more property’ ‘The Definitive Guide to buying property in Thailand’ Rebecca is currently the sales director for Phuket Ocean Villas and Ocean Villas Group.

Phuket property: Location, location, location – Part 3


Today let’s take a closer look at property on the North East Coast of Phuket, Thailand; north of Phuket Town. You will discover why it’s not as popular as the West. Why it is ideal if you enjoy boating. And what you need to look out for when you buy. The truth about the North East Coast The North East of Phuket is largely un-developed and there is a good reason for this: There are no real...

Phuket living: What do expats really think about living in Thailand?


You may be surprised to hear that Thailand has been chosen as the best country in the world for expats to live in. In the HSBC Expat Explorer Survey 2011 the Kingdom beat 31 other countries – with 3,385 expats casting their votes. Apparently, Thailand came in top for health care, accommodation and the work environment. The full results are not out until November. And if they are anything...