Information about EntrepreneurWith over 20 years of experience in Thailand’s real estate industry, Mr. Chanin Vanijwongse is presently positioned as the Chief Executive Officer of Habitat Group Co., Ltd., a leading propertyfor- investment developer in Thailand; specialising in the lifestyle investment properties and vacation home developments in Bangkok and Pattaya.
As a forward-thinking and ground-breaking developer coupled with a strong commitment to deliver properties that are unique and different in thinking, designs and constructions, Habitat Group has crowned over 49 prestigious national and international property awards within 8 years of development such as Best Boutique Developer and Best Digital Performance Hotel Residence at the Thailand Property Awards, Entrepreneurship Award in the Property Development Industry category at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards and Best Residential (Low Rise) category at FIABCI-THAI PRIX D’EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2020, to name a few – showcasing the height of the Company’s success.
Other Interesting Facts about EntrepreneurStarting a journey as a private investor in 2004, Mr. Chanin’s first investment was the purchase of 63 middle to high-end condominiums and townhouses, which yielded a total value of more than 500 million baht within seven years. During 2010 to 2011, he served as a Chairman of the Board of Directors of luxury condominium The Met, which was developed by Hotel Properties Limited in Singapore, and garnered six awards worldwide. He also served on a property management committee for the project that oversaw 366 units worth over 10 billion baht.
Do what you love. Enjoy what you do and success will follow.
Company Achievements and
Mr. Chanin decided to move from being an individual investor to
become a developer, founding Habitat Group in 2012. His very first
own property development was in Pattaya. With his desire to create
something unique and an investment that would deliver returns to
buyers, Mr. Chanin invested 300 million baht in developing The Ville
Jomtien – a collection of luxury private pool villas with different
types from 2-6 bedrooms which sold out within two years, and were
offered for rent, delivering a healthy ROI for investment buyers.
Role as Entrepreneur
Following the success of The Ville Jomtien, Habitat Group has since launched six developments for investment in the Pattaya area, including X2 Vibe Pattaya Seaphere, X2 Pattaya Oceanphere, BW Premier Bayphere, Bluphere Pattaya Managed by BW Premier Collection, Wyndham Atlas Wongamat Pattaya, and Ramada By Wyndham Mira North Pattaya. Through its subsidiary, Habitat Hospitality manage the Group’s hotels and resorts. In partnership with world-class hotel chains like Best Western® Hotels & Resorts, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and Cross Hotels & Resorts – 5-star hotel property management specialists, customers can be confident they will receive the best yield, plus exceptional after-sale services.
As a forward-thinking and ground-breaking developer coupled with a strong commitment to deliver properties that are unique and different in thinking, designs and constructions, Habitat Group has crowned over 49 prestigious national and international property awards within 8 years of development – showcasing the height of the Company’s success.