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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - REAL ESTATE

    Worse glut in China's smaller cities may be in malls, not flats

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:47am by Langi Chiang, Sandy Li

    ... the problem of rising prices once global interest rates start rising. At that time, said Yeung, "the global housing bubble, or boom, will come to an end." Bloomberg ... of retail space poses a more serious threat to property investors in the mainland's many third-tier cities than the much-talked-about housing glut, especially as an increasing number of people ...

  2. Victor Li dismisses bubble concerns

    Posted Nov 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... to comments from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority this week that as the housing market was still some way off the highs of 1997, the risk of a bubble could not be ruled out. 'Mortgages may rise ... Sandy Li Cheung Kong (Holdings), one of the most aggressive developers in selling new residential projects, yesterday dismissed fears of a property bubble, saying the market had merely ...

  3. Price surge triggers bubble alarm

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... the Shanghai Securities News quoted a Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development report that expressed concern there were signs of an asset bubble emerging in the property market and noted ... Sandy Li and Fulton Mak A 20 per cent rebound in average property prices in Hong Kong since the beginning of the year has triggered concerns a price bubble may be forming, and similar ...

  4. Developers lining up for HK listings

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Martin Zhou, Naomi Rovnick, Sandy Li

    ... are eager to raise billions of dollars by going public in Hong Kong, even as Beijing warns of a possible bubble in the housing market. Guangzhou's Evergrande Real Estate plans to raise as much ... risen more than 60 per cent since March- and signs the mainland property market is recovering. So far this year, housing prices in major cities such as Shanghai and Beijing have risen 20 per ...

  5. Shimao warns fierce bidding at land sales may fuel bubble

    Posted Jun 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li A leading mainland developer yesterday warned that some development sites were being sold at excessively high prices, which raised the possibility of a looming real estate bubble ... he said regional governments would release more land if they saw land prices jump or signs of a market bubble. 'But it is too early to jump to any conclusion because property prices have ...

  6. Optimistic about the year ahead

    Posted Jan 05th 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... peakings.' Peter Churchouse, director, LIM Advisors 'A boom or bubble-forming process in pre-1997 was prompted by a long-term up cycle of the overall local economy. This is not the current ... year's property market will be driven by the return of inflation and low mortgage rates.' John Saunders, head of regional property, CLSA 'Mass housing prices will see a faster pace ...

  7. Shun Tak plans $4.5b hotel complex

    Posted Dec 13th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... by the Macau government, the company will build 15 houses, six mansions, 15 villas and a residential block. As of June 30, Shun Tak had a net cash surplus of $1.9 billion and $4 billion in untapped ... a new building topping out in every three months in Macau,' Ms Ho said. She expressed confidence in prospects for the Macau property market despite concerns of a property bubble. Home ...

  8. Cold comfort in early Shenzhen property bust

    Posted Aug 06th 2008, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Shenzhen's property bubble has burst, forcing a growing number of overstretched speculators to begin handing over keys to properties they can no longer keep paying for. But as home prices plunge and loan defaults head steadily upwards, regulators and lenders now battling to contain the fallout for the broader economy will draw comfort from the fact that the bubble ...



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