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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Harsh realities of market stymie Leung Chun-ying's housing goals

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... of the situation brought about by the lack of a pro-active and comprehensive land supply policy over the past decade. Similarly, all things being equal, Leung's public and private housing targets ... Nicholas Brooke property.post@scmp.com Despite the best of intentions, the administration has been unable to deliver the results it intended in terms of housing Harsh realities of market ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1544397/harsh-realities-market-stymie-leung-chun-yings-housing
  2. News - Hong Kong

    Housing chief warns against 'panic' buying of flats

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 01:54pm by Colleen Lee

    ... in a panic,” Cheung advised. The housing chief stressed that the government would work to ensure a stable supply of flats. “Most of the working class need mortgages to buy homes and repay loans ... Colleen Lee Secretary for Transport and Housing Anthony Cheung Bing-leung said on Saturday that Hong Kong people should not "panic" and rashly buy flats. He made the comments ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1131614/housing-chief-warns-against-panic-buying-flats
  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - RENTS

    Rents hit record high on 50 major Hong Kong housing estates

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:51am by Yvonne Liu

    ... housing estates in Hong Kong hit a record high last month, research by Ricacorp Properties shows. The average rent at 50 estates monitored by Ricacorp rose 2.1 per cent month on month to HK$26.99 ... continuing to grow rapidly. The sharp rental growth was because of the deepening of the housing shortage problem," said Patrick Chow Moon-kit, head of research at Ricacorp. Only 1,082 flats were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1594993/rents-hit-record-high-50-major-hong-kong-estates
  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Xiamen only city in mainland China to report growth in housing prices

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 02:45pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Official figures reveal declines in 68 of 70 big mainland cities last month, against 64 in July Xiamen only city to see increase in house prices Xiamen is the only mainland city which recorded growth in new private housing prices among the 70 major mainland cities in August, government figures showed. Some 68 of the 70 cities monitored ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1595357/xiamen-only-city-mainland-china-report-growth-housing
  5. Comment - Letters

    Risks to supply if Hong Kong depends too much on imported electricity

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:55am by LETTERS

    ... Risks to supply if HK depends too much on imported electricity I fully support the views of C. T. Wan, managing director of HK Electric (" Importing electricity could adversely affect cost and supply ", May 12), and share his concern regarding the adverse implications of full reliance on imported electricity in Hong Kong. Our demanding community will never tolerate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1517468/risks-supply-if-hong-kong-depends-too-much-imported-electricity
  6. Business - China Business - RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY

    Nanjing scraps home purchase curbs

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 12:03pm by Peggy Sito

    ... of the measures on Sunday as it declared it would provide lending support to meet growing demand from first-time homebuyers. In the circular, the government set the target for annual land supply ... according to Chinese website House365.com. But some projects have not been able to sell even 20 per cent of the units since they were launched. By September 21, the city had an inventory of 51,200 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1597881/nanjing-scraps-home-purchase-curbs
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Clear plan needed to address land supply and housing issues

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... ourselves, and there is no doubt that the previous administration did take its eye off the ball in terms of land supply and the need for an accelerated social housing programme. However, we are where ... to tackle legacy supply issues Not surprisingly, the state of the real estate market, particularly the residential sector, has been the subject of much discussion since the new administration took ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1092280/clear-plan-needed-address-land-supply-and-housing-issues
  8. Property - International - CANADA

    Demand remains robust as housing costs continue to rise in Canada

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Toronto Price increase surprises analysts who have been calling for a slowdown in the housing boom Demand remains robust as housing costs continue rise Canadian home prices rose in August and the pace of 12-month appreciation accelerated, a report showed, suggesting robust demand for housing is continuing into the second half of the year. The Teranet-National Bank Composite ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1593972/demand-remains-robust-housing-costs-continue-rise-canada
  9. Business - Economy - PROPERTY

    New Hong Kong flat supply set for 8-year high

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li, Paggie Leung

    ... Sandy Li and Paggie Leung New-flat supply set for 8-year high New flat supply in the city is projected to climb to an eight-year high next year, easing the upward pressure on home prices. ... of research at Ricacorp Properties With the government moving to increase the land supply, Chow expects developers to be under pressure to speed up marketing of their new projects. Midland Realty ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1212526/new-flat-supply-set-8-year-high
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Growing land supply likely to cool home market in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 01:22am by Yvonne Liu

    ... prices to drop when the new housing supply increases significantly," said Chau Kwong-wing, a professor at the department of real estate and construction at the University of Hong Kong. ... for residential use. If it is unable to replenish the land bank, it will be difficult to maintain the current high levels of housing and land supply, and property prices won't drop," Chau said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1497264/growing-land-supply-likely-cool-home-market-hong-kong

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