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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THE VIEW

    How Hong Kong could be a better city

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:46am by Richard Wong

    ... from ‘human action’, not ‘human design She also argued for the retention of ageing buildings and mixing them with the new. Older buildings not only connect with history and provide character, ... north of Connaught Road stands in stark contrast to the spontaneous diversity to the south. Well-functioning urban areas spring from "human action", not "human design". ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1576707/diversity-what-makes-city-great
  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    How we can conserve what's left of Hong Kong's built heritage

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... then be deducted the gross floor area of the existing heritage building to arrive at a "net" redevelopment floor area or a net "air rights" allocation as the development potential is sometimes described in other jurisdictions. Simply to allow the transfer of these net air rights to another site considered to be equivalent in terms of location and other site characteristics ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1577029/how-we-can-conserve-whats-left-hong-kongs-built-heritage
  3. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Lukewarm retail response sees China Vast add to international IPO offering

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 10:36am by Enoch Yiu

    ... rights and construction costs for developing residential and commercial property. The remainder would be for developing industrial town projects and general working capital. China Vast built its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1579012/lukewarm-retail-response-sees-china-vast-add
  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Cheung Kong executive proved right as homebuyers' sentiment turns

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 11:23am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Index shows 3.7 per cent rise in housing costsin wake of Cheung Kong director's comments Market forecast proved right as prices rebound Barely six months ago, Justin Chiu Kwok-hung raised eyebrows when he declared that the worst of the property market slump was over. His remarks generated even more of a stir when he said the naysayers who thought otherwise were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1556955/cheung-kong-executive-proved-right-homebuyers-sentiment
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - INVESTMENT

    Buying property in international markets turned one man to books

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by James King

    ... to brilliance but some of it is right place, right time." Dillon's books are geared towards the outsider buying into a given country and the insider already there; he also has a specific ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1577031/buying-property-international-markets-turned-one-man-books
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - AUDITING

    Mainland authorities to conduct audit of local government land sales

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 10:58am by Jeanny Yu

    ... and the protection of cultivated land in the past five years. The audit report is expected to be delivered in two months. The sale of leasehold land use rights for development is a key source of local ... auction system that were fertile breeding grounds for corruption, it said. For example, it would look at whether city land bureaus had approved land development rights illegally and also check ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1575929/mainland-authorities-conduct-audit-local-government-land
  7. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Cofco subsidiary wins Sanya land bid

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 03:06pm by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com Sanya Yue Sheng, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed mainland developer Cofco Land, has won a bid for rights to 149,785.58 square metres of land in Hong Tang Wan Tourist Resort District of Sanya, Hainan, for 844.7 million yuan (HK$1 billion). The rights are for 40 years for commercial land, and 70 years for residential land, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1572065/cofco-subsidiary-wins-sanya-land-bid
  8. News - China - PROPERTY

    Developer Socam rejects Beijing Jingda's writ accusing it of document theft

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 03:04am by Sandy Li

    ... its legal rights over the 133 villas". The local authorities later mediated a deal between the two parties and on September 27, 2010, Socam and Jingda signed a resolution "recognising that all issues related to the Fengqiao villas had been resolved and that there existed no outstanding matter". According to Socam, it "reserved all rights to seek compensation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1573078/developer-socam-rejects-beijing-jingdas-writ-accusing-it-document-theft
  9. Property - International - DESIGN

    Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... In the mental health sector in Australia, Woods Bagot is creating built environments that break from conventional institutional architecture to provide "inner sanctuaries" with a more human ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1572220/vital-signs-comfort-view-better-health-care
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Policy slant towards housing 'infringing the rights of developers'

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Policy slant 'infringing the rights of developers' Private property rights are being infringed by the government's planning skewed towards ... affect the city's housing supply. "It infringes private property rights if the authority rejects these sites suitable for commercial development to meet the government housing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1544390/policy-slant-towards-housing-infringing-rights-developers

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