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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central a danger to the Hong Kong property market, Barclays Bank warns

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:52pm by Joyce Ng, Jeanny Yu and Ray Chan

    ... Occupy 'a danger to property market' "Unexpected shocks" like the planned Occupy Central protest could trigger a property market slump, leading international bank Barclays ... and a year in 2008 after the global financial crisis for prices to return to their previous levels. Louie made only a vague reference to the Occupy Central movement in his report. But he told ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549994/occupy-central-danger-property-market-warns-barclays-bank
  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Chinese finance firms target Central offices

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 03:56am by Peggy Sito

    ... firms target Central offices The upcoming stock through train scheme has breathed life into the office leasing market of Central as mainland financial firms set to expand their presence in Hong Kong. Property consultants said mainland firms are now the driving force for the Central office market, accounting for about 20 per cent of new leases in the first half, up from 15 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1575679/chinese-finance-firms-target-central-offices
  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong contractors' bid-rigging is behind rising prices

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... I am beginning to swing to the Occupy Central view of governmental matters. But of course the contractors plead that their own costs have gone up sharply in recent years ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1594838/hong-kong-contractors-bid-rigging-behind-rising-prices
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Distant central bankers drive home prices up in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:56am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Distant central bankers drive HK home prices up The European Central Bank cut interest rates to a record low yesterday and launched a new scheme that could push €500 ... downturns. It hasn't worked. The money just comes back as deposits with the central bank. You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink. You can lead a potential borrower ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1586672/distant-central-bankers-drive-home-prices-hong-kong
  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Riskiest London offices lure investors as rents soar

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by BLOOM

    ... occupied the longest, the research firm said. Buying properties with leases nearing their end is risky because tenants can move out, leaving the landlord without income. Yet, the amount of central ... Bloomberg in London Riskiest London offices lure investors as rents rise Central London office buildings considered riskier bets are commanding higher prices as a shortage of properties ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1580844/riskiest-london-offices-lure-investors-rents-soar
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    High property prices boost appeal of office refurbishment

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:39pm by William Taam

    ... locations. This is encouraging tenants to move from established central business districts to new centres. Examples include Kwun Tung in Hong Kong and various parts of Jing An and Xu Hui in Shanghai. ... of the competition, investors need to ensure that the investments made are aligned to support occupier business and brand strategies. The concerns of the investors can be addressed through careful project ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1593800/high-property-prices-boost-appeal-office-refurbishment
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAIL

    Retail rents cut as landlords fight to keep tenants

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 06:01am by Peggy Sito

    ... to occupy the same spot with the same rent," Lam said. "This way, a bigger correction in rentals will be inevitable, even if the tourist volume is still growing." The mainland's ... halting expansion plans. Retail rents in Causeway Bay fell 3.5 per cent quarter on quarter in the second quarter of the year and those in Central fell 5.1 per cent, due to increasing vacancies ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1589635/retail-rents-cut-landlords-fight-keep-tenants
  8. Property - International - AFRICA

    Foreign investors in real estate boost Mauritius

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Port Louis Foreign investors in real estate boost Mauritius Foreign direct investment in Mauritius jumped 67.3 per cent to 7.926 billion rupees (HK$1.92 billion) in the first six months of 2014 from a year earlier, helped by a flow of money into real estate, the central bank said. The island nation has been trying to shift an economy traditionally focused on sugar, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1593973/foreign-investors-real-estate-boost-mauritius
  9. Property - International - CANADA

    Demand remains robust as housing costs continue to rise in Canada

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Reuters

    ... a sufficient lift to net exports," he said. Canada's central bank is not expected to raise rates until the second half of next year. Canada escaped the United States housing crash ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1593972/demand-remains-robust-housing-costs-continue-rise-canada
  10. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Japan's property market is making a comeback

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... decades. The number of units sold rose 37.4 per cent over the same period a year ago, the second-fastest growth rate in six years." Zoe Ward, an Australian who opened Japan Property Central ... and residents. According to Housing Japan, it "offers all the amenities of an international city with very convenient access to all the major business districts in central Tokyo, including ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1593921/japans-property-market-making-comeback

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