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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOME RENTS

    Mass market home rents surge, luxury rents flat

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Properties. Demand for residential leasing continued to rise despite the increased rents, Chow added, as some home seekers turned to the rental market after the government announced new stamp-duty ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com While prices have been rising in the mass market, and are likely to push up Hong Kong's inflation rate, luxury sector rents have remained flat Luxury ...

  2. IMF says China should raise taxes, rates to curb property price gains

    Posted Dec 04th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... overvaluation in the mainland's residential property prices. 'However, the mass-market segment in a few large cities- such as Shanghai and Shenzhen, and the luxury segment in Beijing ... Hung Kai Properties vice-chairman Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong expects the government will put more residential sites for public auction next year in a move to achieve its plan to offer enough sites ...

  3. Incomes weak link in property story

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of such a rose-tinted property picture will probably remain wishful thinking. While positive external forces may benefit the luxury end of the market, without a robust recovery in household incomes, the deeper malaise in the mass residential market looks likely to cap price rises. A case made by Colliers Property for the luxury market to see further price gains this year after a 15 per cent rise ...

  4. Calls mount for further cooling measures

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... and will keep them from bidding at aggressive prices for luxury residential sites,' he said. However, Professional Property Services chairman Nicholas Brooke believed Tsang had done all he could. ... fact, it is because the user-buyers of Hong Kong residential properties are no longer limited to local people, but come from all over the mainland.' In addition, the mainland's ...

  5. Business - Economy

    Party like it's 2007 again? Don't hold your breath

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 01:30pm by DAVID DODWELL

    ... to recover. Let's put to one side the horrid side effects of QE that will have to be dealt with- like colossally inflated property and equity markets underpinned by loans that are as close ...

  6. Shanghai home prices forecast to fall

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Shanghai residential property prices may drop sharply in the coming months as the authorities keep in place the tightening policies to cool ... pre-owned home prices dropped 4.2 per cent, Savills said. For the full year, the property consultancy predicts housing prices to drop in the coming months and the turnover to shrink. In July, ...

  7. Flying start to the year

    Posted Feb 25th 2011, 12:00am by Raymond Cheng

    ... Holdings, share their views on how to bring opulence to projects located in areas beyond the traditional luxury districts. Today, exquisite residential clubhouses offer decor and facilities ... Raymond Cheng The Year of the Rabbit has started well for the property market. Prices and transactions have continued to climb, while developers are launching new marketing campaigns. ...

  8. Bargains galore for investors

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of Sandton, Johannesburg, a luxury four-bedroom home can be had for US$700,000. 106 The average number of days a property is on the market in South Africa, according to SAPTG ... Peta Tomlinson Property investment in South Africa is not for the faint-hearted. As with so many other countries, the housing market of Africa's biggest economy could not escape ...

  9. Moody's downgrades mainland property

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung Moody's Investors Service has downgraded its outlook for the mainland's property sector from 'stable' to 'negative', citing the government's tightening measures to curb inflation. The negative rating reflects the rating agency's outlook on the sector in the coming 12 to 18 months. The firm expects sales of residential properties ...

  10. Property price inflation may lead to bust, IMF warns

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... surged 16.94 per cent since the beginning of this year, and 52.23 per cent since January 2009, Centaline Property Agency figures show. Residential sales volumes are robust, with monthly ... Peggy Sito The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warns that a correction in Hong Kong's property market is likely unless price growth is checked. It recommends an increase in stamp ...




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