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  1. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Joint venture targets China's greying population

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 11:40am by Sandy Li

    ... population China Ageing Development Foundation, a fund under the Ministry of Civil Affairs, has teamed up with investors in Hong Kong and Dubai for an aggressive plan to build 12 upmarket retirement and health resorts on the mainland and overseas to tap the country's rapidly greying population. "Population ageing in China is expected to lead to a burgeoning demand for aged-care ...

  2. Property - International - CANADA

    Bank of Nova Scotia chief says fears of housing bubble exaggerated

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:09am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Modest credit growth and a stable job market mean fears are overblown while housing gains in Toronto are backed by a bigger population Forget bubble concerns, says ... among regulators after a surge in prices and condominium construction, were backed by population growth, he said. "Canadian consumers have generally a very conservative attitude towards ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developers squeeze out tiny flats as home prices soar

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 04:56am by Sandy Li

    ... for up to 18 per cent of the population in the next 10 years, compared with 15.2 per cent in 1981, and two-person families will rise to 29 per cent in 2021 from 25 per cent in 2011, according ...

  4. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Australians opting for urban apartments over suburban homes

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... these days, preferring the convenience and lower maintenance of inner-city apartment living. According to Professor Graeme Hugo, director of the Australian Population and Migration Research Centre ... accounting for one-quarter of Australia's total population and one-third of its workforce, Hugo says. Unlike the present-day young professional couples, who may live in the inner city for a few ...

  5. Property - International - AUSTRALIA

    Retirees spark trailer park home boom in Australia

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:09am by Bloomberg

    ... population in a country that has some of the most expensive real estate in the world". GE Capital, which had lent US$5 billion to manufactured housing operators in the US and Canada, planned ... costs rose, Deloitte said. With the number of Australians more than 65 years old set to grow at double the rate of the total population, more retirees would turn to lower-priced options, ...

  6. Property - International - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Silk Road takes new turn with Chinese property investments in the West

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 10:36am by Adolfo Ramirez-Escudero

    ... the real estate sector. One of the clearest blueprints for change in general, and particularly in China, is the consolidation of a powerful mass of population with significant purchasing power. ...

  7. Property - International - PROPERTY

    Singapore home builders face looming debt as prices drop

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

    ... months. Population growth on the island is at a 10-year low and Standard & Poor's expects home prices have further to fall. "We're at that point in the cycle when every quarter ...

  8. Property - International - REAL ESTATE

    Asian property deal boom to see more mall purchases

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 06:07am by Bloomberg

    ... for the first time in six years, the government said in a report last month. Still, property owners and developers in Japan face the prospect of waning demand from a population that has shrunk every ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Population size is only one factor in influencing property prices

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHUNG

    ... of population During a recent discussion with business school students at Tsinghua University the question arose as to whether real estate prices would fall if populations began declining. This is certainly likely, yet it is still just one possibility, and the notion that fewer people leads to lower property prices is not always destiny. Here's why. First, population does not have ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Capital economic region finally starts making progress

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 10:56am by Andrew Ness

    ... Andrew Ness Capital Economic Region, which will impact 8.2pc of the mainland population, finally begins to move forward at a faster clip Hebei hub an ambitious rebalancing programme ... of the most ambitious economic rebalancing programmes China has undertaken. Indeed, it will affect about 8.2 per cent of the country’s population. Andrew Ness is head of research for North Asia at DTZ ...




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