• Friday
  • July 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:30am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2420 for property law

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - REAL ESTATE

    Property market jitters possible amid uncertainty over law to double stamp duty

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:25am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li

    ... Peggy Sito and Sandy Li Uncertainty over legislation risks weakening market confidence, warn industry observers Stamp duty law delay unlikely to benefit owners Property owners are set ... to the government until it is enshrined in law. "If the bill cannot be passed this year, this will not have any practical impact on the market," said Cusson Leung, head of property research ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1553619/property-market-jitters-possible-amid-uncertainty-over-law
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Law to affirm double stamp duty passed, 17 months after levy came in

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by PHILE SIU, Ada Lee

    ... Phila Siu and Ada Lee The extra tax, which has been levied on almost all property purchases since early last year, voted into law before Legco’s summer break Doubling of stamp duty at last passed Legislation doubling the stamp duty on most property purchases was finally passed by lawmakers last night, just before the Legislative Council enters its three-month summer recess. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555049/law-affirm-double-stamp-duty-passed-17-months-after-levy-came
  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - Tax

    As China drafts property tax law, fate of pilot programme up in the air

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 02:29pm by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Confusion over trial property tax The mainland has started drafting a property tax law, but analysts are not sure whether it means a pilot programme ... Congress, told reporters on Sunday that the government "is drafting the [property tax] law and will submit it for approval when the time is ripe". That relieved some industry figures, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1446030/china-drafts-property-tax-law-fate-pilot-programme-air
  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEBT

    Town's property booms while China slumps

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Shanghai Rising debt fuels real estate in a mainland town, highlighting local government's fiscal dangers Town's property booms while China slumps Property prices ... bonds under a 1994 budget law. Local governments are responsible for 80 per cent of spending, while getting only about 40 per cent of tax revenue, the legacy of a 1994 tax-sharing system, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1529348/towns-property-booms-while-china-slumps
  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Swire Properties sells Miami flats at top prices

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:35pm by Sandy Li

    ... Swire's Miami flats a top draw Swire Properties has presold at record prices more than 40 per cent of the first residential tower at its large mixed-use project in Miami, Florida, as Chinese ... from US$550,000 to US$2.5 million," Swire Properties said. It said more than 40 per cent have been sold to the international market, which "includes Asian buyers". The firm said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1556966/swire-properties-sells-miami-flats-top-prices
  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London prices fall as British property market cools

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London Decline for second straight month in British capital adds to signs that the property market is losing steam as a result of cooling measures London prices drop as demand softens Asking prices for London property have fallen for a second consecutive month as a rise in the number of homes for sale softened the market for sellers, Rightmove said. Prices sought ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1557221/london-prices-fall-british-property-market-cools
  7. Property - International - MIDDLE EAST

    Rise of Dubai property market slowing

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Reuters

    ... an impact and higher prices start to affect demand, consultants JLL said in a report. Second-quarter trends in the market suggest the risks of the Dubai property market overheating ... year to cool the market. The United Arab Emirates central bank imposed caps on mortgage loans, and Dubai doubled its transaction fee on property deals. Plumb said these steps were having ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1557223/rise-dubai-property-market-slowing
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - AWARDS

    Post property team wins consumer reporting award

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 02:39pm by Sandy Li

    ... Staff Reporter The South China Morning Post ’s Property desk won a merit award in the features category at the 14th Consumer Rights Reporting Awards on Friday. Property reporter Yvonne Liu, deputy property editor Sandy Li and property editor Peggy Sito won for the two-part series Putting an end to gross abuses and Realty strikes in July last year. The articles dealt ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/article/1557157/post-property-team-wins-consumer-reporting-award
  9. 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

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Firms in property service sector pin hopes on tie-ups and online finance while shutting outlets Slump prompts shake-up among struggling agents The downturn in the mainland's real estate market and the rising popularity of internet finance are driving a shake-up in the property service industry, in which firms are closing unprofitable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1557162/property-agencies-pin-hopes-alliances-internet-finance
  10. Property - International - REGULATION

    Curbs on funds transfer could hurt Chinese investment in overseas property

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:48am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Property consultants split over effect of government move to tighten remittances in wake of alleged forex breaches by BOC Curbs on funds expected to hurt investment Property consultants are divided on the central government's move to tighten remittances abroad, with some predicting a decline in offshore investment by mainlanders. However, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1556120/curbs-funds-transfer-could-hurt-chinese-investment-abroad

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or