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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Real estate agents get help to fight corruption

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... cent, and the value of all the deals was HK$653 billion, an increase of 11.2 per cent. Wendy Au Man-ling, chief corruption prevention officer at the Independent Commission Against Corruption ... to corruption to secure a deal, said Au, who revealed that there were 71 complaints of corruption against estate agents in the year, down from 77 in 2011. She said the number of corruption complaints ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1204175/real-estate-agents-get-help-fight-corruption
  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Cash-strapped mainland developers delaying commissions to property agents

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 10:47am by SANDY LI AND LANGI CHIANG

    ... Sandy Li and Langi Chiang Delayed payment of commissions by developers comes as agencies on the mainland are hit hard by falling revenues amid a market downturn Long wait for fees takes toll on agents Mainland property agents are reeling from a double whammy, as cash-strapped developers fail to pay them commissions for marketing and ancillary services at the same time ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1531446/cash-strapped-mainland-developers-delaying-commissions
  3. News - World - PROPERTY

    More wealthy Chinese likely to buy homes in United States, analysts say

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:04am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Los Angeles Wealthy seeking hedge against bearish outlook for Chinese economy, says analyst, with some moving from house buying into development More Chinese seen buying U.S. ... and political and economic uncertainty, according to Thilo Hanemann, who tracks cross-border investment for the New York-based Rhodium Group. "A lot of people are trying to hedge against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1551334/more-wealthy-chinese-likely-buy-homes-united-states-analysts-say
  4. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Legco unlikely to pass lawmaker's stamp duty refund plan

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by JEFFIE LAM, Yvonne Liu

    ... Jeffie Lam and Yvonne Liu Radical support against stamp duty refund plan A pan-democratic legislator's idea of refunding stamp duty to firms that hold on to properties for more three years is likely to fail in the Legislative Council, after the government secured rare support from radical lawmakers. The policy would lower the business costs of companies with firm commitments ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551408/legco-unlikely-pass-lawmakers-stamp-duty-refund-plan
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China approves reverse mortgage pilot scheme

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 05:58am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Beijing nod to reverse mortgage pilot scheme The mainland will allow retirees to take out bank loans against their homes to pay for their living expenses under a pilot ... Guangzhou and Wuhan will start a two-year experiment from July 1, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission said. Reverse mortgages, common in developed countries but new to the mainland, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1539194/china-approves-reverse-mortgage-pilot-scheme
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China's 'no-money-down' practice echoes US subprime loan risks

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:12am by Bloomberg

    ... Communist Party newspaper, reported in April as government agencies in Guangzhou and Shenzhen issued warnings against the practice. "'Zero down payment' can't solve ... price to swindle banks out of loans," the Urban Planning Land and Resources Commission of Shenzhen Municipality said in April. Poly Real Estate Group was letting buyers delay full down ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1533600/chinas-no-money-down-practice-echoes-us-subprime-loan-risks
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Mainland China property market cooling down fast

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:12am by Langi Chiang

    ... after they failed to repay debts despite a court ruling against them in 2012. Both Guang Group and the Huizhou city government refused to comment. Market reaction to Guang Group's problems ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1533544/mainland-china-property-market-cooling-down-fast
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Okay goes online to fight cooling property market in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:31am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com New business model helps the real estate agency save on rental expenses while offering staff higher commissions as HK home sales slump 40pc Okay goes online ... to attract customers," said Miller. By saving on rental expenses, he said the firm was able to offer agents higher commissions, flexible working hours and an ideal working environment ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1528192/okay-goes-online-fight-cooling-property-market-hong-kong
  9. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    More windows shatter at luxury Larvotto estate in Ap Lei Chau

    Posted May 25th 2014, 05:15am by Christy Choi

    ... and that an independent consultant was being called in to investigate. Residents also say the management company is not doing enough to keep people informed. "The police told me they were told by management ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1519377/more-windows-shatter-luxury-larvotto-estate-ap-lei-chau
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Property transactions decline despite Hong Kong stamp duty reform

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:25am by Toh Han Shih

    ... ones." Hong Kong Property handled seven transactions in the 10 main estates at the weekend, against 11 in the previous weekend. Early last year, the government introduced double stamp duty ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1515199/property-transactions-decline-despite-hong-kong-stamp-duty

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