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  1. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Non-bank lenders offer easy credit to US landlords as rental market grows

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Reuters

    ... according to Inside Mortgage Finance. Second, it contributes to the decline in home ownership, long encouraged by successive administrations as a foundation of individual prosperity and the health ... to an owner-occupant," says Christopher Mayer, a professor of real estate at Columbia Business School. Betting on the market's further growth, private equity firms such as Cerberus Capital Management ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Preserving the past in new buildings is back in fashion

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:02am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Repurposing buildings lays foundation for preservation Giving new life to old buildings is one thing, but if it is not useful in the end, it will not be sustainable- and even buildings need to pay ... the Bay bridge was built." Jan also sees evidence of this here, citing projects including the repurposing of a heritage prison on Mount Davis for the Hong Kong campus of US business school ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Villages given urban look through design

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson peta.tomlinson@scmp.com Architects from University of Hong Kong establish a foundation with the goal of transforming China's poor rural areas through innovative design ... of China, two assistant professors from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) are demonstrating that it can. Through projects spanning the gamut of vital public infrastructure- schools, health centres, ...

  4. Property - International - URBAN GROWTH

    Singapore and Hong Kong swap notes on making cities more liveable

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... on the street in Hong Kong that we don't see much of at home." Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew is credited for laying the foundations of a thoroughly modern, efficient ... mixed-use neighbourhoods - when shops, schools, and recreation areas are within easy reach there is less need to commute to the city centre.   Make public spaces work harder - unlock otherwise dead ...

  5. Property - International - JAPAN

    Mori Trust eyeing property purchases at home and abroad

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... own money beyond the property market. MA Platform, a Tokyo-based company set up by Mori, became the largest shareholder this year in closely held Tsingda eEdu, which offers English lessons ... for elementary and junior high school students, according to the companies. Tsingda may seek to sell shares to the public in two years after it doubles profit to about US$40 million in 2014 from ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Investors flock to Britain's market for student rental housing

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... on more debt worries me a bit, but I'm hoping to follow my dreams and that this course pays off," said Redhead, who will embark on foundation studies in acting. Students prepared to pay ... in higher education. The proportion of school-leavers seeking a university place rose to about a third in the 1990s, from 6 per cent in the 1950s, according to the 2010 Browne Report. Since 2006, ...



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