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Buying Real Estate in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): The Ultimate Guide

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Vietnam is on the rise and opened up to foreign investors as late as 2015.

The government has made big changes to foreign property ownership regulations. Nowadays, you can buy a multiple amount of properties by simply having a tourist visa.

When it comes to locations, the by far most popular city where foreigners buy real estate is Ho Chi Minh City (sometimes just referred to as Ho Chi Minh or Saigon).

It’s not strange, as it’s the 2nd fastest growing city in the world at the moment.

As China’s labour costs, housing prices, and commodity prices increase, more and more property buyers has shifted their focus to Ho Chi Minh City.

Not to forget, people from Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan struggle with high property prices back home and look for investment opportunities in emerging markets.

In this article, we take a closer look on how it works when buying apartments as a foreigner in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Property for Sale in Ho Chi Minh City: 10 New Projects & Launches

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Since Vietnam opened up to foreign property buyers in 2015, Ho Chi Minh City continues to attract a vast number of investors.

Being one of the fastest growing cities in the world, this commercial hub is undoubtedly one of the most interesting places for real estate investments in Asia at the moment.

You can find a variety of new projects in strategic areas, with high growth potentials.

In this article, you’ll learn about some of the most interesting new property projects in Ho Chi Minh City, including condos, apartments, and villas.

Viewing the projects and surrounding areas in Street View (Desktop Version)

To check the projects and surrounding areas in Google Maps Street View, simply zoom in the area of the marker and pull the orange colored Pegman to the marker, or nearby areas. You can track the marker/project in Street View as well.

To go back to Google Maps, press the arrow in the top left corner.

Latest Update: 2019-01-08

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Top Real Estate Agencies in Ho Chi Minh City: A Complete Guide

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Ho Chi Minh is currently the second fastest growing city in the world (after Bangalore) and attracts more and more foreign investors. In comparison to Bangalore, foreigners are at least allowed to own properties in Ho Chi Minh City.

The city is a melting pot, still the real estate market is not as mature as Thailand’s, for example, which has resulted in a more narrow selection of agencies. It’s not strange whatsoever, as the country opened up to foreigners in 2015. In this article, I list some of the biggest real estate agencies in Ho Chi Minh City.

Introductory remark

The real estate agencies are listed in a random order.

1. Colliers International Vietnam

Founded in 1898 and with 15,000 professionals working worldwide, Colliers is one of the biggest and most recognized real estate agencies globally. The headquarter of Colliers International Vietnam is based in Saigon, you’ll also find most properties up for listing here.

The company currently has two subsidiaries in Vietnam:

  • Colliers International Vietnam
  • Colliers Home

Colliers International Vietnam was founded in 1996 and Colliers Home a decade later, in 2016. The branch currently has six employees residing in Ho Chi Minh City.

Property types and areas in Vietnam

As mentioned above, Colliers has a separate website called Colliers Homes, if you look for residential properties, this is the place to be. You can find a number of property types, for example, villas, apartments, land and penthouses.

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