• Monday
  • April 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:24pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 90 for building

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain must build one million homes to meet shortfall, says new report

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Ebbsfleet As prices surge, fuelled by a lack of properties for sale, a new report suggests Britain needs to build one million homes to meet huge demand 'Desperate housing ... in Britain on almost 25 per cent more homes than a year ago. But even if house-building gets back to pre-crisis levels, Britain is still likely to face a housing shortage that could unbalance its ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    London’s skyline to be transformed by building of up to 250 skyscrapers

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 09:18pm by GDN

    ... crowded over the coming years, with almost 250 tall towers proposed, approved or already under construction. A survey by the New London Architecture (NLA) think tank suggests that 236 buildings ... of the new buildings. Projects in east and central London account for 77 per cent of the total, although south London also faces vertical development. Between them, the boroughs of Tower Hamlets, ...

  3. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Londoners priced out of home market blast foreign buyers

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Bloomberg

    ... to build as many as 3,500 homes close to where she lives. "These are the kind of homes that local people will never be able to afford," said Coyne, a semi-retired schoolteacher who wore a striped shirt and a skull and crossbones neck scarf. "There are thousands of people in the borough who need homes, and instead they're building flats for multimillionaires." ...

  4. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Songbird Estates' results buoy London property market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... market was thrown into sharp relief last week as Songbird Estates, the main owner of the Canary Wharf estate in east London, said the estimated value of its buildings and planned developments had ... in London, said last week its net asset value- a key measure for property companies reflecting the value of their buildings and projects- had grown nearly 50 per cent to £2.66 billion (HK$34.3 ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London developers to build more luxury homes, EC Harris forecasts

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 04:40am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Builders plan to increase supply despite slowing price gains and prospect of higher taxes London luxury-home development to speed up Luxury-home developers plan to build more ... in central London rose 6.8 per cent in October from a year earlier, the slowest increase in about four years, according to London-based broker Knight Frank. Developers now expect to build London ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Lloyds banker bearish on London's luxury property market

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:34am by BLOOM

    ... by government-backed lending, has stoked building. Registrations of new homes in London last year rose to the highest level in 26 years. Developers planned to build more than 20,000 luxury homes, valued ... have been pre-sold or office buildings where a tenant has agreed to lease the building prior to completion. ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Bill before House of Lords threatens Prince Charles’ Duchy of Cornwall

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... on everyone else by at least eight acts of parliament. In his capacity as the Duke of Cornwall, the prince cannot be prosecuted for breaches of planning laws such as building without permission ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    Midnight marriages for gay couples as same-sex unions become legal in UK

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:01am by AP

    ... by Britain's Conservative-led government. Rainbow flags went up over two government buildings on Friday in what Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg called "a small symbol to celebrate a massive ...

  9. Property - International - BRITAIN

    UK house builders set plans for expansion after government boost

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:34am by Reuters

    ... operational. "As the land we are buying today is for the homes we will be building in 2016 and beyond, the industry needed a longer term framework for Help to Buy," Barratt's chief ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Shetland Islanders’ Viking heritage casts shadow on Scots independence

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:09pm by AP

    ... swimming pools and well-equipped community centres. These days, oil production is dwindling, but French energy company Total is building a natural gas plant on the islands. Shetlanders are keen ...




SCMP.com Account