The Thai capital is the most popular investment destination among Hong Kong and mainland Chinese buyers, according to experts. Carrie Law, chief executive and director of, the largest Chinese international real estate search engine, said about 15,000 new Bangkok apartments will be sold to buyers from mainland China and Hong Kong this year, accounting for about half of all foreign purchases. "If mainland and Hong Kong buyers purchase units at an average price of about 5 million baht (US$151,585), that works out to a total investment this year of 30 billion baht to 75 billion baht," she said, reports South China Morning Post (27 November 2018).