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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China developers resist pressure to cut prices, leading to market standoff

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 02:11am by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Developers hold firm on prices in hope of policy support, but mainland buyers opt to wait it out Market standoff deflates peak season On booming ... curbs," he said. "There is almost no supply of land in the future." Hu speaks for many developers who want to maximise profits despite a cooling market, betting that the central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1603432/china-developers-resist-pressure-cut-prices-leading-market
  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China's VAT reform to impact developers in cooling market

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 04:28am by Langi Chiang

    ... to impact developers in cooling market The mainland's plan to replace the current business tax with value added tax on property and construction firms next year will not only increase the burden for developers in a cooling market but also change how they do business. VAT reform started with a trial run in Shanghai two years ago, which was then broadened across the mainland ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1597684/chinas-vat-reform-impact-developers-cooling-market
  3. Business - Companies - PROPERTY

    Detention of chief at property firm Agile spooks market over debt

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 11:11am by Peggy Sito, Langi Chiang

    ... Peggy Sito and Langi Chiang Share price plummets as house arrest of Chen Zhuolin raises doubts on loan due in December Agile chairman's detention spooks market over debt Confirmation that Agile Property chairman Chen Zhuolin has been detained in China has deepened investors' concerns over the cash-strapped developer's ability to repay a US$475 million offshore loan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1615625/agile-shares-tumble-after-week-long-suspension
  4. Business - Money - PROPERTY

    Chinese developers' Hong Kong back-door listing units fall out of favour

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 04:56am by Peggy Sito

    ... Once stock market darlings, Hong Kong firms used as back-door listing vehicles by the mainland's property developers have lost their charm for investors, with most of the counters plunging ... "Back-door listing is their Plan B to set up a financial platform in preparation for future fundraising," said Bocom International analyst Alfred Lau. "Plan A is floating itself on the Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1620092/chinese-developers-hong-kong-back-door-listing
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China lacks high-quality assets to support reits, say experts

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:02am by Langi Chiang

    ... markets," White said, adding that those in emerging markets such as Malaysia and Thailand were more volatile. Reits are listed entities investing in income-producing real estate assets, the earnings of which are mostly distributed to shareholders. They were pioneered in the US in the 1960s. The reits market in the Asia-Pacific region is worth more than US$250 billion and is dominated ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1615292/china-lacks-high-quality-assets-support-reits-say-experts
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Looser mortgage rules seen boosting China's sluggish property market

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:23am by Toh Han Shih, VICTORIA RUAN AND PEGGY SITO

    ... and China Banking Regulatory Commission yesterday announced a major loosening of the mortgage rules for the mainland property market, which is expected to give a boost to the sluggish sector. Economists see the slowing property market as the biggest risk facing the world's second-largest economy, with international ratings agency Moody's warning of further downward price ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1604970/looser-mortgage-rules-seen-boosting-chinas-sluggish
  7. Property - International - PROPERTY

    Singapore home builders face looming debt as prices drop

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:02am by Bloomberg

    ... you're seeing selling prices come down a little bit and secondary market transactions aren't very active," said Chan Kah Ling, a property analyst at ratings agency Standard & ... measures have been introduced to dampen the market. Between 2009 and mid-2013, the Monetary Authority of Singapore implemented eight rounds of property cooling measures to address its concerns ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1615379/singapore-home-builders-face-looming-debt-prices-drop
  8. Business - Economy - PROPERTY

    Shanghai named world's leading city for shopping centre construction

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 01:58pm by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Shanghai market robust with rising rents and vacancy rates while second-tier cities such as Shenyang and Wuxi face oversupply risk China leads in new shopping ... of suffering from oversupply. In its latest Marketscore report, which focuses on the mainland's retail market, it said Shanghai was leading the world in building shopping centres, with 3.3 million ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1620553/shenyang-and-wuxi-risk-oversupply-shopping-centres-warns-cbre
  9. Business - Companies - PROPERTY

    MTR seeks expressions of interest for phase five of Lohas Park project

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 12:16pm by Peggy Sito

    ... four development in April as the property market had been improving. Home prices in the secondary market in Hong Kong hit a record high on Friday, with the latest Centa-City Leading Index ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1621184/mtr-seeks-expressions-interest-phase-five-lohas-park-project
  10. Business - Economy - PROPERTY

    Home sales in China soar after policy relaxation

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 11:12am by Langi Chiang

    ... “Most cities posted rising sales,” the academy said. “Some cities are seeing a continued drop in their housing inventories.” China’s property market, a key driver of the broad economy, started ... million sq metres as developers tried to make the best of improving market sentiment after a substantial policy relaxation last month. The People’s Bank of China announced at the end of September ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1621158/home-sales-china-soar-after-policy-relaxation

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