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    Posted Dec 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... suggestions about an end to the duty. According to Centaline Property, prices could fall if the duty remains in place. ... The special stamp duty, which punishes the short-term resale of property, has generated more debate. Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wan said the duty could come under review ...

  2. Tsang predicts soft landing for housing market

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... compiled by Centaline Property Agency. Prices then began softening after the government introduced measures to rein in the red-hot market. Sales volume plunged for a 10th consecutive month ... expects prices to drop by 5 to 10 per cent. 2.8% The fall in home prices in Hong Kong as at the end of October from a June peak, according to data from Centaline Property Agency ...

  3. Tsang's term chimes with strong housing market

    Posted Jul 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Hong Kong's property market has had its strongest five-year run since the handover, with secondary home sales reaching new highs during the administration of former chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. Data compiled by Centaline Property Agency show that total sales value in the secondary property market surged to HK$1.59 trillion during ...

  4. Buy now with rates low, Li urges

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... points.' Deputy chairman Victor Li Tzar-kuoi said the positive market was supported by strong demand. According to Centaline Property Agency, housing prices in Hong Kong are at 97.44 per cent ... rates low. 'For personal use, with adequate funds for a 30 per cent to 40 per cent down payment, buying property should not be a wrong move,' Li said after the annual general meeting ...

  5. Time for Some Home truths

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of what to expect from today's policy address was offered by Shih Wing-ching, founder of Centaline Holdings, which controls Centaline Property Agency. 'Don't expect anything ... was a serious undersupply of flats in the market starting in 2009, when property prices began to rise rapidly as Hong Kong recovered from the global financial crisis. Tsang acknowledged during a radio ...

  6. MATTER of opinion

    Posted Oct 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of up to 13 per cent in the next 12 months. However, Wong Leung-sing, associate director of research at Centaline Property Agency, believes the new measures have virtually no implications ... Kenneth Ko Opinions are divided on the outlook for the luxury property sector in Hong Kong. Some experts believe that Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's annual policy address ...

  7. Property developers brace for more woe

    Posted Oct 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... fell more than 10 per cent from the previous weekend. The prediction was echoed by property agency Midland Realty, which said that its weekend sales activity fell to eight deals, against nine ... as further bad news for the property market, said Patrick Chow Moon-kit, head of research at property agent Ricacorp Properties. The continued fall in property sales and prices could also trigger ...

  8. Home sales slow as buyers await poll outcome

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Property Agency, said Leung's proposal to set some sites aside for local residents could alleviate the demand for housing. 'Prices for homes to be built on such land will not be jerked ... Sandy Li and Yvonne Liu The prospect of changes to the city's property policy under a new chief executive has slowed home sales, as the market seeks to gauge the impact a new ...

  9. Taskforce to tackle financial crisis likely to be wound up

    Posted Jun 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... member, Centaline Property Agency chairman Shih Wing-ching, said he would not be surprised if the group were wound up. 'The credit crunch and panic in the financial market are now over. The stock market and property prices are picking up. I do not think that there is much for us to discuss now.' Since its first meeting in November, the taskforce, chaired by Mr Tsang, has put ...

  10. A place to call home

    Posted Oct 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... since bottoming in late 2008, according to Centaline Property Agency's Centa-City Leading Index, which tracks property prices in Hong Kong. Since Tsang took office in mid-2005, flat values ... the uncertain global economic situation and the fear of criticism about dragging down property prices, I think he will set to build no more than 5,000 HOS units per year... which is more pragmatic ...




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