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  1. Home sales face hit from mainland slowdown

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... greater interest, however the holding power of the sellers remains strong and distressed sales in the market are not envisaged.' On the office market, it expects average rents might fall ...

  2. Suicide victim's parents void 'forced' home sale

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

    ... to indicate that the daughter held the property on trust for her father because the money was contributed by Mr Kam and that the sale agreement signed by the daughter was unenforceable. The action was brought in March last year as a result of the parents' discovery in 2004 that the flat they lived in had been sold to a man for HK$1.2 million in the August 27, 2004, sale agreement. ...

  3. Home prices race up despite tariff

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... speculators and cool property prices. Under the new regulation, buyers who sell homes within a year of their purchase would have to pay the special stamp duty, equivalent to 20 per cent of the sale price. If the property is sold within two years, the additional duty would be 10 per cent. The government also introduced curbs on mortgage lending. After these measures were enacted, home sales ...

  4. Fewer home sites available for developers

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... 47 residential sites would be available for sale in 2012-13, which could provide a total of 13,500 flats. That compares with 52 sites last year, which could potentially provide 16,000 flats. ... of the 47 sites are new; the rest were offered previously but not sold. The latest list includes two sites from the Kai Tak Development, home of the old airport, the first time private housing sites ...

  5. Foshan to ease home purchase controls

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... they could buy a home. After a six-month period of implementation, the number of property transactions in Foshan slumped, with sales volume falling 21.81 per cent to 2,703 from August to last month, ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Foshan city in southern Guangdong province yesterday became the first to ease limits on home buying, blazing a trail for other cities amid signs ...

  6. Japanese brand makes overseas call as home market dries up

    Posted Dec 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... using the Japanese sales model. In the months leading up to the Hong Kong launch, the company wasn't taking any chances. On the telesales floor operators from Hong Kong are being trained ... the sales results of the launch, but more than 20,000 trial sets were requested in the first week. Says Ayabe: 'We're not sure if our system will be successful in Hong Kong, but we really ...

  7. Record high for London homes

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Berkeley, when completed in 2014. Most new-build projects are marketed in East Asia before being offered to Britons, so this has led to 31 per cent of sales being made to Hong Kong and other Asian ... a premium for these homes. 'A top-of-the-range house will cost GBP4,000 per sq ft, but a lateral apartment, such as on the north side of Eaton Square, will cost GBP5,000, and at One Hyde Park, ...

  8. Housing concerns begin at home

    Posted Jun 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Beijing's director of Hong Kong affairs, Wang Guangya, says our city urgently needs to sort out our housing issue. He might have been sharing a home truth. The mainland aims to build 36 million subsidised homes for low-income city dwellers over the next five years to help close a divide between rich and poor that poses an obstacle to social stability and harmony. ...

  9. Sales at highest level in a year

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung in Macau paggie.leung@scmp.com New offerings are expected to release pent-up demand and help lift Macau home sales to their highest levels in nearly a year, estate agents say. Jane Liu Zee-ka, managing director of Ricacorp (Macau) Properties, said total sales of new and secondary homes in Macau might exceed 1,000 transactions this month, which would be the highest ...

  10. A young migrant comes home

    Posted Oct 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are and how to take business to the next level,' says the regional general manager of leading property website GoHome.co.hk. 'When I first came in, I spent a lot of time with the team ... to simplify the search process, and we can see the type of information they want.' Now leading a 30-strong team of sales, marketing, finance and information technology specialists, So sees her ...




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