Welcome to Chiang Mai
Thailand is known as the Land of Smiles due to its friendly and welcoming people, and Chiang Mai is one of its most beautiful cities. The inexpensive cost of living, excellent healthcare, and cultural charm make it a wonderful place to retire. Whether you choose the scenic mountains and slow pace of life, or the bustling city center with its diverse offerings, Chiang Mai offers a safe and comfortable lifestyle, with plenty of things to do and people to meet.
If you are considering retiring to Chiang Mai, we are here to help guide you. The move can be exciting - but without local assistance - it can also be stressful and confusing. Our dedicated team will handle all of your relocation needs and provide you with recommendations that take years of living in the city to learn. As Chiang Mai "locals" our experience saves you money, time, misinformation, and the inevitable frustration that can arise during the move. Let us guide you through this process to welcome you home to Thailand with confidence and peace of mind.
What I do
I work with you before and after your arrival to make the move fun and easy. I will educate you on your visa options and get you settled into your new city. I will connect you with local specialists and provide consulting so you can retire with ease:
- Retirement Visa
- Residency Certificate
- Bank account set up & Immigration-approved transfer methods
- Medical, dental & health insurance advice
- First month accommodation
- Long-term housing assistance with a local realtor to rent or buy
- Language & culture classes
- Legal consulting
- Local-know-how and cultural insight
- Connections with expat communities
- Retired Expats Guide to Chiang Mai, so you know the locals' secrets from the moment you arrive (the best markets and restaurants, things to do, transportation, dealings with police, and more)
I'm an American expat with a love for Chiang Mai and the the many joys of life in Thailand - the kind, warm locals, the amazing fresh food, the humbling greenery and wildlife, the community of expats, and the inexpensive cost of living.
I have turned my passion into my profession: teaching others how to live a life of abundance and freedom in Thailand.
As an American with a background in business, I understand Westerners expectations and the concerns and questions you have preparing for the move. I will connect you with my network of experts and together we will help you avoid the common mistakes of Chiang Mai newbies. We will help you integrate with ease so you can start living your best life as soon as you arrive.