There are limitations on what foreigners can do about purchasing property, especially land. But there are plenty of rentals and condos as living options. Large homes in gated communities in this city are very inexpensive compared to similar ones in the U.S. Looking at various listings online it looks like condos are available for purchase from around 2,000,000 baht (about $65,000 US) and homes from 8,000,000 to 13,000,000. One U.S. dollar is worth 31 baht. Renting a house is possible from around 12,000 baht ($400 a month).