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  1. Property - International - GLOBAL MARKET

    Nobel laureate Robert Shiller warns of 'bubbly' boom as property prices rise

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... economists who won the 2013 Nobel Prize for economics  for research into market prices and asset bubbles has expressed alarm at the rapid rise in global house prices. Robert Shiller, who shared ... housing market, which helped trigger the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. Markets are at risk of committing the same error now, Shiller said after learning he had won the Nobel prize. "This ...

  2. Property - International - DESIGN

    Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... of Tuen Mun Hospital, in March 2013. For its design, Canadian-American Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry, who also designed Maggie's Dundee in Scotland, took inspiration from ...

  3. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Luxury Jakarta properties retain allure

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 03:29am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... them by living close to work is the ultimate prize. There is limited supply of high-end property in the downtown/central business district (CBD), and few prospects, due to scarcity of land. ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - MAINLAND

    New leaders in Beijing face tough decision on property

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... Yan, the winner of this year's Nobel Prize in literature, joked about the problem in an interview with state media that ricocheted through social media. The author, whose works are laced with social criticism, said he would use his US$1.2 million in Nobel winnings to buy property in the capital. "I'm getting ready to buy a house in Beijing, a big house," Mo said, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - BRICKS & MORTAR

    When homebuyers get a free car

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:08am by Peggy Sito

    ... offered as the prize in a draw for owners of all the other units in the development. There are 20 remaining homes- 14 flats, two duplexes and four villas- for sale in the relaunch ...

  6. Property - International - REGULATION

    Norway poised to relax banking rules

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 04:40am by BLOOM

    ... and their own ability to pay their debts," he said. Norway's housing market, which Nobel laureate Robert Shiller said last year was in a bubble, has been inflated by a period of record-low ...

  7. Property - International - TOWN PLANNING

    Kwon Young Gull, who transformed Seoul, has advice for Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 03:47am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... adaptability, Ito was this year awarded the Pritzker Prize, architecture's highest honour. He was also one of the first architects to respond to Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Appalled ...

  8. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Singapore's billionaire Kwee family sets sights on China property deals

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 09:28pm by BLOOM

    ... since 2007, when Hines selected Paris-based architect Jean Nouvel. The Pritzker Architecture Prize winner is known for such wildly diverse projects as the muscular Guthrie Theatre in the US city ... Centennial in Singapore and luxury residential condominiums in the city state's prime areas. Its portfolio of properties includes architectural icons by Pritzker Architecture Prize laureates ...

  9. Property - International - DESIGN

    Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki is seismic success with its Maori soul

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... … The resulting design is a rich complex of built ideas." The project also won New Zealand's top prize, the 2012 NZ Institute of Architects' Architecture Medal, earning judges' praise ...

  10. Property - International - LEISURE

    Pop-up hotels solution to problem of empty offices in New York, elsewhere

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by THEA KLAPWALD

    ... the problem and needed to find a solution," said the Hong Kong-born, New York-bred Tan. PinkCloud.dk entered their idea in the Radical Innovation in Hospitality Competition and won a Grand Prize ...




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