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  1. 'Apply sale rules to all homes'

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... law will promote greater transparency, but urged the government to extend its provisions to the secondary home market, as well as to the sale of commercial, retail, and industrial properties. ... been mislead while buying a home,' he said. Leland Sun, of Pan Asian Mortgage, who advocates applying the rule to secondary-market sales too, said: 'The new rules will hopefully ...

  2. HK home sales fall to 32-month low

    Posted Nov 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Home sales in Hong Kong dropped to a 32-month low last month as the market fell victim to fears of a global economic recession, rising mortgage rates and credit ... developers have sped up their marketing of new projects over the past fortnight. Lau said he believed sales of new homes would rise in the next two months as potential buyers had regained confidence. ...

  3. Wharf sees slowdown in mainland home sales

    Posted Aug 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Property conglomerate Wharf (Holdings), which yesterday unveiled an 11 per cent increase in core earnings to HK$3.28 billion, expects mainland home sales to slow ... net profit rose 11 per cent to HK$3.28 billion from HK$2.96 billion, Wharf said, thanks mainly to strong property sales in Hong Kong and on the mainland. Turnover was up 13 per cent to HK$9.74 ...

  4. New-home sales plunge to 27-month low

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Sales of new homes dropped to a 27-month low with just 27 properties sold last month, as the Hong Kong government's cooling measures take effect to drive out speculators, ... Property said there were 8,101 secondary market property transactions in the month as of December 24. Sales of homes worth HK$2 million or below registered the biggest decline, with just 3,074 ...

  5. Cooling measures slam brakes on home sales

    Posted Nov 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Nick Westra, Peggy Sito

    ... a plunge in home sales over the weekend. Analysts, however, believe the measures will not be adequate to stop a new wave of capital flowing into Hong Kong, and the city's property market ... much liquidity. Where can it go?' said Gaw, who expects to see sales volumes plunge but prices to correct only modestly. 'But it is a good move. At least, prices will stop ...

  6. Hong Kong home sales climb to highest level since 1997

    Posted Oct 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... to Ricacorp Properties. The agency said both sales volume and value were the highest since 1997. Cheung Kong (Holdings) said it had sold 890 units at Oceanaire in Ma On Shan since it opened for sale ... and Kowloon City, partly driven by mainland investors. While SHKP declined to disclose the sales volume for The Valais, people familiar with the figures said about 67 units were sold yesterday, each ...

  7. Residential home sales drop as new project launches dry up

    Posted Sep 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... launches. However, analysts expect the market to heat up again when more projects are launched for sale shortly. La Grande Vineyard, developed by Sun Hung Kai Properties in Ngau Tam Mei, Yuen Long, led the weekend sales chart with 16 units sold for between HK$6,800 and HK$9,000 per square foot. The low-density residential project offers 28 villas at about 2,500 to 2,900 square feet, ...

  8. Home sales surge to 17-month high on low interest rates

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... cent to HK$58.2 billion in June, compared with May. About 88 per cent of the total transactions were residential units. Home sales rose 17.1 per cent to 13,805 in June, while home sales value ... Yvonne Liu Property sales rose 20.5 per cent in June, a 17-month high as low interest rates continued to encourage buyers to enter the market. The Land Registry recorded 15,747 sale ...

  9. New Territories home sales rise to 11-year high

    Posted Dec 26th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... during the Christmas holiday. According to estate agents, average prices in housing estates fell about 20 per cent in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, home sales in Hong Kong dropped last month ... Total sales were valued at HK$97.21 billion between January and December 23. This was an increase of 1.78 per cent from the HK$95.51 billion achieved in last year's boom. The number ...

  10. Flu hits home sales but brokers see limited impact on stocks

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, Yvonne Liu

    ... secondary home sales by half over the three-day May Day holiday from the previous week while new flats sales declined substantially compared with about 170 units sold a week earlier. 'The swine flu affected home sales in both the primary and secondary markets last weekend. People simply do not want to go to crowded areas following news of the confirmed case in Hong Kong. This has ...




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