View Post

FOREIGNERS EVICTED FROM THAI PARADISE ISLAND

In General News by Andrew Drummond

DREAM HOMES CONFISCATED AND OFFERED FOR RENT OR SALE. THANKS GUYS!   Foreigners who built expensive holiday and retirement homes on the Thai island of Koh Samui on ‘extendable leases’ leases have been kicked out and their property and their possessions seized. The homeowners who had homes constructed by a German developer who obtained the leased plots in a coconut …

View Post

LANDLORD FROM HELL SCORES HIS LEGAL CENTURY AND JUST KEEPS ON GOING

In OK Properties, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

DIPLOMATIC NOTE IGNORED NOW SIX YEARS ON WILL HOUSE-BUYERS IN ‘PARADISE’ TAKE THEIR ZIMMER FRAMES TO COURT Flying Sporran’s Weekend Diary Norbert, back left and Suthep front right A property landlord on the Thai island of Koh Samui has now a total of 105 cases going through the Thai courts with buyers of his former properties.  That must qualify him …

View Post

STRIKE BACK! EXPATS FIGHT BACK AGAINST ‘VEXATIOUS LITIGANT’.

In OK Properties, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

FACE OFF WITH OPHTHALMIC OPTICIAN (PIC – Norbert back left Jurgen back right – Suthep Thaugsuban front right Controversial German property developer Norbert Verweyen has been ordered to surrender to Bangkok Criminal Court to pay bail on May 18th as expats,  who bought property from him in Koh Samui begin to retaliate for years of court actions and alleged threats …

View Post

THE SECOND ANNUAL FLYING SPORRAN GOLDEN GLOBES AND DIGITS 2012

In Alan Davies, Brian Goudie, David Farrell, Drew Noyes, Flying Sporran, Niels Colov, OK Properties, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

It’s been a hell of a year and the judges have really been scratching their heads with the motley collection on offer for this year’s awards. There are of course some of the old contenders still there who unbelievably just keep popping up again and again. But there have been some delightful new arrivals on the scene. Some of these …

View Post

OK Properties Controversy – Koh Samui, Thailand – Murder, beatings and infinity pools on a paradise isle

In Alan Sadd, Brian Goudie, Investigations, murder, OK Properties, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

CASUALTIES OF WAR AS THAI ISLAND IDYLL BECOMES EXPAT LIVING HELL. Expats report: ‘A serious and imminent danger to lives’ . Sunday October 14 2012. A ‘Flying Sporran’ Holiday Island Paradise Special Report. (For this article in German please click here) Norbert Verweyen This is Norbert Verweyen, the boss of OK Properties on Koh Samui. Actually he is an opthalmic optician by profession but in …