Being property specialists in Macau, Ambiente team members are often called upon for a comment or opinion relating to what is happening in and around the property scene here.

The Macau Closer magazine has an opinion column, ‘In Residence’, which Ambiente managing director Suzanne Watkinson writes each month.  Some of these opinions are featured here.  We also intend to include thoughts or comments from other publications that we feel would be of interest to our readers.

Public Housing Lament

Not being an architect, and speaking from a lay-person’s perspective, I have to wonder at the wisdom behind much of Macau’s newer public housing estates.

Great Expectations

Great Expectations is a novel set in early Victorian England, a time when great social changes were sweeping the nation.  At its core is the desire for wealth and social advancement.  The Industrial Revolution of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries had transformed the social landscape, enabling capitalists and manufacturers to amass huge fortunes.

Carpark Conundrum

For anyone hoping to run a business in Macau that requires some amount of easy mobility, be it for clients or for goods, a car is essential. But with this comes the drama of finding places to park. Macau is fast following its other city cousins, London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, New York – there’s no […]

The Look of Love

How does that old Dusty Springfield song go; “ The look of love is in your eyes, the look your heart cant disguise, the look of love is saying so much more than just words could ever say”.

Maintenance Matters

As we all know, even in one’s home, things get worn and need to be cleaned and maintained on a regular basis.  Walls repainted every so often, air conditioners and gas heaters serviced, repairs to kitchen cabinets and the like … these need to be done to keep the home a healthy environment and one […]

Ambiente MD interview for Macau Business News

Ambiente’s Managing Director Suzanne Watkinson was interviewed recently by the Macau Business News for her thoughts on the Macau property Market.  Is it a good time to buy property?  Are there still any good deals out there?  Is there a real estate bubble about to burst any time soon?  Should the government intervene and if […]