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  1. Government has no plans to regulate residential property sales: Suen

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ZHUANG PINGHUI Updated at 6.19pm: The government has no plans introduce legislation to regulate sales of residential flats, Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands, Michael Suen Ming-yeun said on Wednesday. His comments were prompted by an incident, revealed last month, when a buyer obtained a penthouse for a record price and also bought three other flats in the same ...

  2. Tsang promises fair property market

    Posted Jul 14th 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... of transparency in property transactions.' There have been growing calls for laws to tighten regulation of sales of uncompleted residential flats after the high-priced sales of 20 luxury flats at 39 ... Gary Cheung Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen promised yesterday to address the problem of unfairness and lack of transparency in property transactions following the controversy ...

  3. Stability pays off

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... at the luxury real estate scene in the city state. We also feature an exhibition on renowned architect Frank Gehry, whose first luxury residential property in Hong Kong is nearing completion. ... As for luxury properties, the facts are clear. Despite lower mortgage rates and more supply from the government, prices remain firm. The reality is that the dynamics of the mass and luxury markets ...

  4. Kerry hopes for Lions Rise presales by Easter

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kerry Properties hopes to start presales of Lions Rise, its HK$10 billion luxury residential project in East Kowloon, by about Easter. The development comprises five towers providing 968 ... into a new metropolis,' says Chu Ip-pui, executive director of Kerry Properties. He says the project will use prices in West Kowloon as a reference. Lions Rise has 140,000 sqft of club ...

  5. Favouritism denied over West Kowloon

    Posted Sep 15th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... The site, used for a nine-hole golf course, is close to The Arch, the property firm's luxury residential project above Kowloon Station. Under the contract, the property giant will pay a monthly ... advertising panels at the site. The Democratic Party questioned the government's fairness after it allowed Sun Hung Kai Properties to erect 50-metre-long advertising panels. Democratic Party ...

  6. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Oct 31st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... record-breaking luxury residential block 39 Conduit Road There is absolutely no question of the government giving in to pressure from any party, or twisting the system to appease anyone out of political ...

  7. FINE tuning

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... feel the government may have adjusted its policy towards the property market. 'While the government has put forward 47 sites for sale this year, very few are in the luxury bracket, while ... of luxury properties will remain, though there will be more supply of housing for the mass market. This suggests a further polarisation of the high-end and the mass market in terms of prices. ...

  8. Uncertainty over civil service flats

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... co-operative housing scheme was launched in 1952 to help housing co-operatives of low-ranking staff build their own residential blocks on government land. But the scheme was dropped in 1980 after ... a luxury complex in Pok Fu Lam. According to the Civil Service Bureau, 238 building societies have been established since 1952. Only 83 remain. The existing societies oversee about 1,600 ...

  9. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    A house is not a home until it becomes affordable

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen Rather than blaming developers, non-local buyers and the US Fed for high property prices, government should focus on how to make HK people rich A house is not a home until it becomes affordable Property prices are one of the hottest topics in Hong Kong these days. Everyone seems to have a strong opinion, although many have lost sight of the real issue. There is nothing ...

  10. Revived Home Ownership Scheme will help young couples

    Posted Sep 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the article by Anthony Cheung Bing-leung ('Out of control', September 7). Professor Cheung is worried about a property bubble bust that will send Hong Kong's ... are too drastic and, if implemented, will damage our reputation as a place to do business with minimum government intervention. The present property bubble is very different from the last bubble. ...




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