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  1. Residential property construction slumps

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Construction of private residential units has fallen to a record low, a sign tightening supply may help the property market ride out the impact of the worsening US subprime ... of the first quarter from 55,000 at the end of last year. Hong Kong's property market, fuelled last year by a bullish stock market, has started to slow in tandem with real estate markets ...

  2. Cost of Shanghai luxury home falls

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... remains stable. The luxury residential market has strong demand for leasing, especially in the city centre,' she said. Major foreign companies, such as the Macquarie Group, Simon Property ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai Market feels the pinch from higher deed tax but some analysts are bullish The price of luxury property in Shanghai fell in the third quarter as buyers took ...

  3. Property bulls see pieces fall into place for rally

    Posted Dec 29th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... measures on the mainland could dampen growth in luxury housing, even as the outlook for the mass residential segment remains bright. On the side of the bulls, property consultants and a developer ... Properties luxury project at the Peak, was sold to the owner of cosmetic brand Fancl's import agent for HK$210.8 million or HK$41,099 per square foot, breaking records for residential properties ...

  4. Property deals surge to 31-month high

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Improved sentiment in both the primary and secondary markets spurred property transactions last month to the highest number of deals in 31 months after surging 63.4 per cent month on month, according to Land Registry figures released yesterday. Property transactions reached 11,219 in October, up from 6,866 deals lodged in September, while strong sales of luxury ...

  5. HSBC's Peak asset for sale

    Posted Jul 05th 2006, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Yvonne Liu

    ... value of $750 million- the largest luxury residential site up for sale this year. Property consultants said the tender was made as the property sector, including luxury properties, was affected by the uncertainty surrounding interest rates. Landscope Surveyors managing director Koh Keng-shing said: 'The number of transactions for luxury residential properties has dropped this year. If interest ...

  6. Property deals head for 1990s levels

    Posted Mar 17th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li and Ernest Kong The number of transactions in the secondary property market this month is on course to match levels not seen since the late 1990s, in the latest evidence of the sector's rebound. According to Midland Realty (Holdings) and Centaline Property Agency, registered property transactions in the secondary market could jump 20 per cent this month to 7,000. ...

  7. Expatriates may face benefits squeeze

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... by the United States subprime mortgage crisis. Although property consultants say they see no sign of an immediate cut in perks and benefits for expatriate staff, they expect the growth of luxury residential rents to slow after rising up to 35 per cent last year. Desmond Poon, an associate director at property consultant Chartersince, said turbulence in US financial markets would not have ...

  8. Global home prices expected to decline

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Global residential property prices, including luxury home prices in Hong Kong, are likely to fall this year, international property consultancy Knight ... quarter. It was the weakest quarterly performance since the second quarter of 2009, when residential markets were battered by the global financial crisis triggered by the United States subprime ...

  9. Confidence remains high

    Posted Feb 29th 2008, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... residential premises valued in the HK$2 million to HK$5 million range have been performing well. They are expected to continue to excel. Louis Chan Wing-kit, executive director of Centaline Property ... Mortgage Insurance Programme (MIP) to cover loans secured by non owner-occupied residential properties last December, prompting investors to enter the residential sector. The market is expected ...

  10. Prices and sales both likely to drop, says CBRE

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... land-auction result signalled the turning point, they say. Property prices have risen sharply in the past 18 months. The average price for luxury flats reached HK$27,500 per square foot in the second ... Peggy Sito Peggy.sito@scmp.com The market for Hong Kong homes has reached a turning point, with prices and transaction volumes both likely to see corrections, says property consultant CB ...




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