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  1. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US Supreme Court to rule on housing discrimination law

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Bloomberg

    ... in court papers. Disparate-impact claims focus on the effect of a disputed policy without requiring evidence of intent. The question for the Supreme Court is whether the Fair Housing Act authorises ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - REGULATION

    Beating the bid-riggers: Angry homeowners use competition law to battle price-fixing

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:43am by Benjamin Robertson, Elaine Yau

    ... are experienced at fighting investigations,” said Lam. The police and ICAC have helped prosecute bid-riggers in the past, but usually they see these complaints as just business disputes, he said. ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    How we can conserve what's left of Hong Kong's built heritage

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... is probably not feasible or realistic because of subjective judgments that may be involved and the potential for dispute and debate. However, it should be possible to place a value on the air rights ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China

    13 property agencies boycott SouFun over website’s fees

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:08am by Sandy Li

    ... commission rates had hardly changed.  “It raised the operating cost for realtors amid a slump in sales and home prices on the mainland,” a spokesman from Centaline China said.  The dispute ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - STRATEGY

    Property agencies pin hopes on alliances, internet finance as sales slump

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:07pm by Langi Chiang

    ... deal came after months of disputes over service charges with property agencies selling used homes, which ended last month with a price discount costing the website operator at least 500 million ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Harsh realities of market stymie Leung Chun-ying's housing goals

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... forces to try to accelerate the process and Leung is proposing to introduce arbitration for land premium disputes, but the challenges of mindset and attitude remain. The pressure on supply ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Midland calls for investigation into shareholder

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:05am by Sandy Li

    ... the realtor and its second-largest shareholder. The bitter public dispute broke out at the firm's annual general meeting yesterday after the top management was grilled by Apex for one-and-a-half ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Housing still seen as growth driver for China's economy

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:53am by BLOOM

    ... downturn, and the market can be brought back to life when policies become appropriate." That the property market is undergoing a slowdown is of little dispute. Floor space of new residential ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Arbitration for land lease modification isn’t a simple matter

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 02:32pm by DAVID FAULKNER

    ... David Faulkner property.post@scmp.com While a quicker fix for disputes on lease modifications is the goal, it may be some years before proposed scheme has an impact Move for arbitration ... as much as they can, so that the arbitrator is only faced with making a decision on the items that remain in dispute. This would include factual items relating to the land concerned and major ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - TOWN PLANNING

    Rezoning delays could thwart government’s plans to boost land supply

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 03:57pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... the rezoning progress when they were released in April last year. Owing to disputes over land use, the government decided to remove four sites, including the southern portion of Baptist ... "Many sites would take more than a year. For example, the former Lee Wai Lee campus, which is the subject of a dispute, is still in the town planning process after one year," Hui said. Chau ...




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