Fall in property deals

PUBLISHED : Friday, 04 May, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 04 May, 2001, 12:00am

Property transactions registered with the Land Registry dropped 31.2 per cent month-on-month in April 7,853 cases on a sluggish residential market. The transaction value declined 15.4 per cent to HK$18 billion compared with March. When compared with April last year, the volume represented a 14.1 per cent decrease while transaction value was down 15.7 per cent.