Invest in Cambodia property

Cambodia is a quickly changing society that still gets inadequate notification from investors yet displays numerous opportunities for the investors who are willing to explore prudently.

After emerging from its dark past, Cambodia has shown tremendous progress on its economy and it has been hailed as one of the South East Asia's investment frontiers. The demand to invest in Cambodia property also has been growing strongly from local and foreign investors in recent years.

From 1998 to 2007 GDP growth rate shows Cambodia as one of the fastest growing economy in the World after China. The contributing elements to the strong economic growth is due to government adopts free- market policies since 1990s which leads to the strong investment from local and foreign investor into different business sectors:

  • Tourism sector
  • Agriculture sector
  • Office/Commercial property sector
  • Residential property sector
  • Retail sector

Invest in Cambodia property - More about Cambodia

  • Capital: Phnom Penh
  • Total area: 181,035 square kilometer
  • Population (est. 2014): 15,458,332
  • GDP by sectors: agriculture, industry, services
  • Currency: Riel and US Dollar
  • Unemployment: 3.5%
  • Trade organisations: WTO, ASEAN, AFTA

15 reasons why invest in Cambodia property

  1. Strong GDP growth
    • Cambodia GDP growth rate average at 8% during the last 10 years. The highest in South East Asia and yet the property price is 2 to 10 times lower than the neighbour country.

    • Cambodia GDP growth

      Cambodia GDP growth

  2. Low inflation
  3. Political stability
    • Prime minister has held power since 1985
    • Several key ministers are also long serving and experienced
    • Ruling party's decisively renewed in 2008 election
  4. Advantageous location
    • Flanked between Thailand and Vietnam
    • Midway between China and India
  5. Favourable investment climate
    • 100% foreign ownership
    • Open capital account, easy repatriation of profits
  6. Dollarized economy
    • Minimize foreign exchange risk
    • Stable monetary policy and fiscal responsibility
  7. Increasing trade integration
    • WTO member since 2004
    • ASEAN membership offers regional trade benefits
    • Duty free of preferential export access to most developed economies
  8. Advantageous labour conditions
    • Among Asia’s lowest-cost workforces
    • Abundance of willing, trainable workers
    • Rising literacy rate has surpassed 75%
  9. Improving transport connectivity
    • All key road and bridge links with neighbouring countries have been or will soon be upgraded
    • Railroad system is being rehabilitated
    • Container sea port in Sihanoukville has been modernized and expanded
    • River port in Phnom Penh is being relocated and enlarged to better access Vietnam’s new deep sea ports
    • Three international airports have been opened
  10. Lower cost in telecoms and internet
    • Hyper-competition in mobile and internet sectors has cut user costs
    • New hydropower and coal-fired power plants underway will replace oil-based generation and cut energy costs
  11. Untapped natural resources and land
    • Fertile land for production and processing of agricultural commodities
    • Aquaculture and livestock farming and processing potential
    • Abundant mineral deposits await mining
    • Off-shore oil and gas reserves
    • World-class tourism sites (beaches, islands, history, culture, nature)
  12. Growing domestic consumer demand
    • Workforce participation, household formation, and urbanization will all show robust growth over the next decade
    • Per capita GDP and purchasing power has more than doubled over the past decade and will continue to rise
    • Emerging import substitution opportunities in various industries
  13. Under leveraged financial position
    • Relatively low levels of sovereign, corporate, and consumer debt
    • Well capitalized, conservative banking system
    • No tradition of government bailouts and subsidies
    • Low Debt to GDP ratio
  14. First mover advantage
  15. Young and inexpensive workforce
    • Exceptionally youthful demographics ensures rising domestic demand (61% of Cambodians are under 25 years old; median age: 21)
    • Cambodia has a “young, dynamic, and hard-working work force” with a nation-wide average age of 24.1 years, which means its labour force offers another 30 years of productivity


Strong economy growth in Cambodia for 2017

According to Asian Development Bank (ADB), Cambodia GDP is expected to grow 7.1% in 2017 maintaining its 7% growth over the last 5 years.

The strong economy growth and the property price gap in Cambodia compare to other South East Asia country is an anomaly in the market. This offers high capital return opportunity to investor who are willing to invest in Cambodia property.

Some of the big names which have entered into Cambodia market including but not limited to ANZ, Maybank, NagaWorld Hotel and Casino (Hong Kong), AEON Mall (Japan), Sofitel (France), and Shangri-La (5 Stars International Hotel Brand). The Bridge Cambodia and The Peak Cambodia is the first and only fully integrated development (luxurious condominium, grade A office, high end shopping mall, Shangri-La hotel) in Phnom Penh.

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    Flatiron Cambodia – 85% to 95% Guarantee Rental Return + Buy Back Option

    • Blue Ocean Investment - Grade A Office Space
    • Freehold
    • Developed By Reputable Experience Developer
    • 85% - 95% Rental Guarantee In USD
    • Buy Back Option To Minimize Your Risk
    • Very Affordable, Only From USD 1xxK

    Flatiron Cambodia Meridian

    Freehold Grade A Office In Prime Location

    The Peak Cambodia – Integrated With 5 Stars Shangrila Hotel

    • Freehold
    • Best Development and Iconic Landmark Development in Phnom Penh
    • Rental Guarantee Nett 12% over 2 years
    • Super Prime Location in Phnom Penh
    • By Singapore Public Listed Developer, Oxley International

    The Peak Cambodia By Oxley International

    Integrated With 5 Stars Shangri-La Hotel With Guarantee Rental Return

    The Peak Cambodia Office

    • Freehold
    • Grade A Office In Phnom Penh Prime District
    • Probably The Only Office For Investment Below Shangri-La Hotel
    • Rental Guarantee Up to 36% Nett

    The Peak Cambodia Office - Grade A Phnom Penh Office For Investment

    By Singapore Reputable Developer, Oxley International

    The Bridge Cambodia – At Least 70% Nett Guarantee Rental Return

    • Singapore Public Listed Developer, Oxley International
    • Asset In US Dollar
    • Nett Rental Guarantee is after tax and other misc. cost
    • Freehold

    The Bridge Cambodia Phnom Penh By Oxley International