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  1. Room to grow

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... risks to the market. Piers Brunner, managing director of Colliers International, said some economic and political issues were unpredictable, such as currency changes in the United States ... as much as 100 per cent. 'This year office properties, which lagged behind the market in 2004, will outperform other segments,' Mr Wong said. Transaction prices of office units ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Hong Kong chief executive urged do more on land supply and ease building costs

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:41am by Peggy Sito

    ... are contained. "I expect a more detailed land supply plan in the coming years such as which districts will be the focus, how many units and when they will be produced," said Vincent Cheung Kiu-cho, the national director for Greater China at property consultancy Cushman & Wakefield. While importing labour has become a sensitive political issue, Cheung urged the government ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Cheung Kong executive proved right as homebuyers' sentiment turns

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

    ... of a delay in the raising of interest rates in the United States and limited price cuts in the primary market. Then, in May, the modifications to property cooling measures, including an easing ... fall 5 per cent or less this year and drop a further 10 per cent next year, compared with their previous forecasts of a 25 to 30 per cent dive. It is estimated there were nearly 8,000 units ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Wharf sees property downturn as a short-term blip

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 01:38am by Peggy Sito

    ... by Wharf. Compared with hotel penetration rates in mature markets- Britain, for example, has 10 hotel rooms per 1,000 of the population, and the United States has 20- China has only four rooms per ... of Venetian explorer and merchant Marco Polo. Wharf's Marco Polo Hotels unit already operates 13 hotels in the Asia-Pacific. The first Niccolo hotel will open in the first quarter of next year ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - COMPANY VISIT

    Wharf sees property downturn as a short-term blip

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:33am by Peggy Sito

    ... rooms per 1,000 of the population, and the United States has 20 – China has only four rooms per 1,000 people. With assets standing at over HK$300 billion, Wharf has the financial strength ... named after the father of Venetian explorer and merchant Marco Polo. Wharf’s Marco Polo Hotels unit already operates 13 hotels in the Asia-Pacific. The first Niccolo hotel will open in the first ...

  6. Property - International - PROPERTY FUNDS

    Fund manager spends US$200m on properties in Japan, Australia

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 11:43am by Peggy Sito

    ... property consultancy Knight Frank, said: "We are seeing groups in Europe and the United States becoming more active in the region, although this is not necessarily being translated into deals ... the investment unit of Britain-based Prudential. "We are constructing a portfolio in Japan comprising two-thirds income-oriented assets and one-third growth investments to deliver attractive income ...

  7. Developer steps up mainland expansion

    Posted Jun 07th 2005, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... government's flagship in Hong Kong, to assist in the company's debt restructuring. According to a recent study by a unit of the State Council Development and Research Centre, the property research ... speed up expansion in the three political and economic hubs. 'We will buy sites, and merger and acquisition activity will also be an option. This is the investment direction. But I have ...

  8. Property - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Cooling measures in Asia spur capital flows to the West

    Posted May 27th 2014, 01:34am by Peggy Sito

    ... their capital from East to West, fuelling strong growth in international real estate investment in Britain, France, the United States and Australia. Data from property consultant JLL shows that Asian ...

  9. Upgraders fuel demand in Qingdao

    Posted Nov 18th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... to live with my parents and therefore I need a bigger flat,' said Liu, who lives with his wife and son in an 80 square metre unit in Shinan district, Qingdao's traditional city centre and one of the oldest residential areas in the province. He is now looking for a 150 square metre unit and one of his choices is a flat at Silver Carse, a residential project in Shinan. Prices ...

  10. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    China eyes property in the West

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 03:11am by Peggy Sito

    ... investors' outbound investment in real estate will continue to increase next year as buying opportunities emerge in the United States and Europe and international financial institutions dispose ... transactions," said Simpson. "More and more state-owned enterprises from different sectors are looking to invest some of their capital overseas. One way of doing it is through looking into safe ...




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