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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London workers get taste for Canary Wharf living

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 07:13am by Reuters

    ... buyers to it. Last week, the company rejected a £2.2 billion (HK$27 billion) takeover approach from the Qatar Investment Authority and Brookfield Property Partners, saying it undervalued ... 6,600 developments were launched in the first half of 2014, more than double the 3,000 units started two to three years ago, said investment management firm JLL. ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Hedge fund manager Chris Hohn's marital split may recast UK divorce law

    Posted Nov 11th 2014, 10:17pm by Bloomberg

    ... The break-up of German heiress Katrin Radmacher and former JPMorgan Chase investment banker Nicolas Granatino led to the acceptance of pre-nuptial agreements and a case involving another JPMorgan ...

  3. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Labour's rent control election pledge may curb new UK investment

    Posted May 21st 2014, 06:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Labour's promise worries pension funds and insurers that have bought up rental homes Rent control poll pledge may curb new investment A pledge to introduce rent controls by Britain's opposition Labour party could dissuade companies from investing in the construction of homes for rent, two big landlords have warned. Labour leader Ed Milliband said last ...

  4. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Fears of proposed 'mansion tax' hit prices of luxury property in London

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 05:28am by Bloomberg

    ... and making developers more dependent on continued foreign investment. ...

  5. News - China - BRITAIN

    Beijing wary of Scottish vote's impact on Taiwan, Tibet, even Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 03:55am by Andrea Chen and Teddy Ng

    ... to Scotland. China's direct investment has increased in Scotland and has mainly involved the acquisition of mineral resources and energy, figures from the Scottish government show. State-owned PetroChina invested US$1.015 billion in 2011 in a joint venture operating oil refineries in Scotland and France. Su Hao, a professor with China Foreign Affairs University in Beijing, said China would ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    London transport crisis could spark new riots, commissioner warns

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 09:58pm by GDN

    ... progress on new rail lines. Despite an annual investment of about £1 billion (HK$12.6 billion) in upgrades to the Underground rail network and the £14.8 billion spent building the east-west ...

  7. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain's housing prices stagnate

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:43am by Reuters

    ... to an increase in supply of available property. Talking about investment risk in British properties, the property consultant said that another risk factor was currency. After falling from a 2007 high ...

  8. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Chinese developers tipped to invest in luxury London market

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by JUN CONCEPCION

    ... it was buying privately held British yacht-maker Sunseeker for £320 million (HK$3.8 billion) and would invest £700 million to build a 160-room luxury hotel and apartment complex overlooking ... said the increase in property stamp duties in Hong Kong could encourage scores of investors in the city to look elsewhere, notably London, for alternative investments. One Blackfriars ...

  9. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Riskiest London offices lure investors as rents soar

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by BLOOM

    ... workspaces, according to data compiled by Investment Property Databank. Rents jumped 10.4 per cent for properties with the shortest leases, compared with a 6.5 per cent increase for properties being ...

  10. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Londoners forced to rent will fuel boom in apartment investment

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... years, most in the capital. Multifamily-home buyers had total returns of 8.9 per cent last year, compared with 2.7 per cent for commercial real estate, Investment Property Databank said. ... home is acquired, or investing in a few buy-to-let properties, has become a cottage industry. It is different to places like the US and Germany where homeownership rates are lower and companies ...




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