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  1. Property - International - SOUTH AFRICA

    Building fuels office glut in South Africa's financial hub

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:43am by Bloomberg

    ... in the 1990s because of an increase in crime in the city's historical business district. Makhubo's blasts shift rock for the newest office block within the square mile that houses ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1588767/building-fuels-office-glut-south-africas-financial-hub
  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London's Soho is gentrified as seediness is swept away

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:30am by Bloomberg

    ... premises in all and made 31 arrests in an operation targeting a stolen-goods ring, they said in a December statement. The police later sought "to close the addresses linked to serious crimes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1539692/londons-soho-gentrified-seediness-swept-away
  3. Property - International - NEW YORK

    Change in New York's property tax could yield US$4b windfall

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 05:03am by Bloomberg

    ... in place, New York is a much different place. Then, the city was emerging from a brush with bankruptcy, subways were covered with graffiti and crime was rampant. In the next 20 years, as president ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1446422/change-new-yorks-property-tax-could-yield-us4b-windfall
  4. Business - Economy

    California city becomes first to adopt eminent domain plan

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 02:56pm

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles The city of Richmond, California, said on Tuesday it will use its power of eminent domain, if necessary, to seize “underwater” mortgage loans to keep its residents in their homes, becoming the first US municipality to adopt such an approach. The northern California city, long plagued by poverty and crime, sent notice to the holders of more than 620 underwater home ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1293327/california-city-becomes-first-adopt-eminent-domain-plan
  5. Business - Economy

    California city becomes first to adopt eminent domain plan

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 02:55pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles The city of Richmond, California, said on Tuesday it will use its power of eminent domain, if necessary, to seize “underwater” mortgage loans to keep its residents in their homes, becoming the first US municipality to adopt such an approach. The northern California city, long plagued by poverty and crime, sent notice to the holders of more than 620 underwater home ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1293326/california-city-becomes-first-adopt-eminent-domain-plan
  6. News - China - REGULATIONS

    In China, buy property if you want to mind your own business

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... ill-gotten gains easier to conceal, the lack of such a database has hindered the implementation of a national property tax and made it harder for law enforcers to monitor more mundane crimes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1288678/china-buy-property-if-you-want-mind-your-own-business
  7. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Tax havens remain upbeat

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Jersey's other attractions are its moderate climate, an unhurried lifestyle and low crime, Dean says. Property prices on Jersey climbed 250 per cent in the 10 years up to 2008, with the greatest ... - "we just do not have crime" - and it is affordable, he says. Property prices in Alderney start at about £120,000 (HK$1.44 million), with mid-range good quality homes from about £300,000. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1153927/tax-havens-remain-upbeat
  8. Business - Companies

    Russians snap up luxury homes on Spanish coast

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 01:44pm

    ... into the limelight in January after the former mayor of the town of Lloret de Mar, Xavier Crespo, was put under investigation for his alleged ties to the Russian mafia. “Crime and the mafia do not affect ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1195344/russians-snap-luxury-homes-spanish-coast
  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    China's cities narrow gap with West in global survey

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Lam

    ... and political freedom, censorship, personal security, crime, political stability, health facilities, public services and transport, culture and leisure, climate, and the quality of both the natural ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1200355/chinas-cities-narrow-gap-west-global-survey
  10. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Cyprus property agents talk up Chinese interest

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by SUSIE WATKINS

    ... holders have unrestricted travel rights to Hong Kong and Macau. The island, with its 330 days of sunshine a year, low crime rate and lowest European corporate tax rate of 10 per cent, certainly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1034164/cyprus-property-agents-talk-chinese-interest

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