This is a selection of resources on housing in Myanmar available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet. It is not meant to be an exhaustive list. If you come across more useful resources, please drop us a note so that we can share them with our readers.
KnowIt- Survival guide- 4th edition
The next step after getting an overseas job is finding a place to live. Be acquainted with the different neighbourhoods in Yangon and pick up tips on how to find the right accommodation from this guide published by expatriate magazine Myanmore. The guide also includes a listing of relocation and real estate companies. Available on Issuu, a content distribution site.
A renter’s guide to Yangon
This article gives useful tips on renting a place in Yangon. It tells you what to look out for, legal considerations in rental contracts, and little tips about electricity and water supply that you may not normally consider when renting a place.
Yangon’s real estate challenge
Covering both commercial and residential spaces, this article assesses the real estate situation in Yangon. It includes useful updates on the condominium market and recent legal developments.
When renting or buying a place, it is important to keep track of property news. Read the Myanmar Times to obtain the latest property news and updates.