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  1. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US foreclosure crisis eases on revival in job market

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Boston Share of serious mortgage delinquencies falls to the lowest in six years while home prices rise Foreclosure crisis eases on revival in job market The share of United ... Bankers Association said. That was the lowest rate since the second quarter of 2008, when it was 4.5 per cent. The foreclosure crisis is fading in much of the country as the economy rebounds. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1572225/us-foreclosure-crisis-eases-revival-job-market
  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain's housing prices stagnate

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

    ... to an increase in supply of available property. Talking about investment risk in British properties, the property consultant said that another risk factor was currency. After falling from a 2007 high ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1588770/britains-housing-prices-stagnate
  3. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Eastern bloc draws investors

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 05:59am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... household debt. When the crisis hit and currencies plummeted, those left holding forex loans found them suddenly more expensive. As noted in a 2013 United Nations (UN) research paper, the issue ... is hot property. Perhaps not yet the residential markets but, for institutional investors looking for fresh opportunity, one of the worst-hit regions of the financial crisis looks attractive ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1561941/eastern-bloc-draws-investors
  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - C-SUITE

    Cushman & Wakefield CEO sees growth in markets further afield

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:56am by Sandy Li

    ... for investors? When the British pound was the only currency considered safe, US or Asian investors would want to move to London to buy real estate or try to find investment based on the pound. But when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1581799/cushman-wakefield-ceo-sees-growth-markets-further-afield
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Drop in mainland China home prices causing alarm

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:10am by DANIEL REN; LANGI CHIANG

    ... that high deposits for mortgage loans, of 30 per cent for first homes and 60 to 70 per cent for second homes, will ward off a disaster similar to the subprime crisis in the United States. Banks have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1582415/drop-mainland-china-home-prices-causing-alarm
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - MORTGAGES

    More homebuyers opting for cheaper Hibor-based mortgage loans

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:51am by Sandy Li

    ... interest rate increase in nearly a decade. Those higher rates would flow through to Hong Kong due to the currency peg, and markets are beginning to reprice the risk of an earlier than expected rise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1580731/more-homebuyers-opting-cheaper-hibor-based-mortgage-loans
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Overseas investor interest in Asia-Pacific region on the rise

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:23am by DENNIS FUNG

    ... multiplier, a gauge of property market risk, now close to its record low before the global financial crisis. At the same time, the second quarter saw renewed foreign interest in the region, ... fiscal year cut-off. Overall, investment activity in the first half was still 3 per cent higher than for the same period last year. Investment by non-Asia-Pacific capital soared to a post-crisis ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1579142/overseas-investor-interest-asia-pacific-region-rise
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China property policies undergoing renovation

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 03:56am by Langi Chiang

    ... the mainland's property market had shrugged off a brief downturn during the global financial crisis and home prices were soaring. Now, about half a year into a new correction, most of them have either ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1575688/china-property-policies-undergoing-renovation
  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    What can the government really do about home prices in Hong Kong?

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 11:07am by Yvonne Liu

    ... was that property prices had collapsed following the 1997-98 Asian financial crisis. Developers had to cut prices sharply because of oversupply in the market. That property price crash cast a long shadow, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1571184/what-can-government-really-do-about-home-prices-hong-kong
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - C-SUITE

    Real estate investor’s unbroken record of profitable projects

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 12:04pm by Peggy Sito

    ... the previous correction triggered by the global financial crisis in 2008, many developers would have gone bust. The property slowdown this time is the result of the government's efforts to rein ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1571332/real-estate-investors-unbroken-record-profitable-projects

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