• Tuesday
  • September 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:56pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 214 for building

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China's VAT reform to impact developers in cooling market

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

    ... or for long-term leases on office and commercial buildings when VAT is introduced. The government also has to guard against any impact on its own coffers, already hit hard by the property downturn. A 7.4 ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Sun Hung Kai Properties at forefront of push for tiny Hong Kong homes

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:03am by Sandy Li

    ... in housing supply is another catalyst to build more small flats." Over the past six months, SHKP has applied to the Town Planning Board to change the design on four of its luxury residential ... "Other developers will also have similar thoughts of building more small flats." By the weekend, SHKP has sold close to 400 units, including small ones of about 350 sqft each, at The Wings ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Buffalo and the fight over prime rural land in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:09am by Bloomberg

    ... and newcomers fighting to preserve what is left of a bucolic landscape. Home prices in Hong Kong reached a record this year, leaving the government struggling to find more land to build new homes. ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Sales of new homes in Hong Kong may hit seven-year high of 16,000

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:09am by Sandy Li

    ... of pre-sale, new-build flats thus have up to 36 months to sell their first property. "Upgraders prefer buying projects with a long completion date as it will allow them more time to sell ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Easy money policies a boon for Hong Kong real estate sector

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 02:41pm by Peggy Sito

    ... cannot be taken as an early signal of market revival. Activity was largely supported by Citi Group's HK$5.42 billion purchase of a large office building in Kowloon East. Over the past 18 ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Hongkongers left flat by ever-rising apartment prices, survey says

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by Patsy Moy

    ... building density and reclamation. Chan said unsold new flats in the New Territories could drag prices in the district down by 10 to 15 per cent. But prices in urban areas were likely to stay firm ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Hainan cracks down on idle land parcels

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:31am by Langi Chiang

    ... a plan in 2010 to build Hainan into an international tourist destination, investors have been snapping up land. Almost a decade before that, Hainan saw a similar bout of property speculation. ... while the value of their holdings appreciated steeply. However, the Hainan campaign concluded that 74 per cent of construction delays could be blamed on local governments as they failed to build ...

  8. News - China - PROPERTY

    End of the high life: Eccentric Beijing doctor's illegal penthouse villa is demolished

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 06:04pm by Kathy Gao

    ... a 26-storey building in the capital has been dismantled one year after authorities issued the demolition orders. The two-floor villa – equipped with several dining halls, gyms, karaoke bars, guest ... the structure, including noise coming from the villa in the evening and arguing that the mansion was damaging the building’s integrity. Some neighbours who had complained suffered harrassment and threats ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Chinese finance firms target Central offices

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 03:56am by Peggy Sito

    ... in the same period last year. "The size of mainland tenants will continue to grow gradually. Many landlords of Central office buildings now hope to attract mainland companies ... rising from the beginning of the year. Vacancy continues to linger in certain buildings, including Citibank Plaza, Exchange Square and Pacific Place, it said. On the back of a cost-cautious ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Shanty town revamp not enough to prop up slowing China economy

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 06:29am by Langi Chiang

    ... China aims to build 4.7 million new homes to accommodate shanty town dwellers this year. A report by the Economy & Nation Weekly, run by Xinhua, said last week that the housing ministry was studying the practice by some cities of buying existing homes to house shanty town residents, instead of building new homes. Such a move will not only ease the acute housing oversupply and help ...




SCMP.com Account