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  1. Sound and fury on show against property tycoons

    Posted Jul 24th 2010, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Stephen Vines Public anger over the behaviour of property tycoons is reaching new levels. This must be so because even the government has noticed, and in the past couple of weeks has made ... of non-statutory guidelines on increasing the transparency of property pre-sales is being welcomed by the Real Estate Developers Association- because it recognises impotence when it sees it. Even some ...

  2. KWG Property reaches 82pc of sales target

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu

    ... Sandy Li and Yvonne Liu Mainland developer KWG Property Holding has already achieved 82 per cent of its 10 billion yuan (HK$11.41 billion) annual sales target despite the central ... said. Roger Law, a vice-president of KWG's finance resources division, said revenue from the pre-sale of 550,000 square metres would be booked in the second half of this year. While KWG has ...

  3. Level playing field vital for property market

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Our property market is febrile at any time. But few one-off events have stimulated it so much as Henderson Land's announcement last year of 24 sales at a luxury Mid-Levels block, ... It is not surprising that the critics who claim developers manipulate the market to push up property prices and their share values have seized on it as an egregious example that justifies passing legislation ...

  4. Dubious tactics spur call for property watchdog

    Posted Dec 28th 2009, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... be Kowloon Peak but in reality the property is in Ngau Chi Wan. That 'unobstructed' view of the harbour in the brochure? The booklet might not mention that it will be blocked by a new ... in the industry propose radical change. 'Given the magnitude of property transactions and the impact on Hong Kong's economy, the property market should be regulated by an independent body ...

  5. Property meddling could bring disaster

    Posted Feb 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With the government's withdrawal from the supply side of the property market, and a demand revival that is lifting both commercial and residential prices, developers are sitting ... from the market. The fear seems to be that if we continue to see signs of a vibrant property sector- rising prices, more sales and even a whiff of speculation- the government may be tempted ...

  6. An open alliance of property addicts

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on. That 'something' is much less secretive than conventional wisdom would suggest. It involves institutionalised relationships between government and the biggest property companies. This relationship is not clandestine, but open, and it pre-dates the current administration. At the centre of the bond is the addiction to land revenue, with the property tycoons as the principal suppliers. ...

  7. Ads for flats on mainland website probed

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... advertisements are in compliance with the law. According to media reports in recent months, some agents have published prices and floor plans for two developments- Sun Hung Kai Properties' Century ... Hong Kong estate agencies. The probes were begun in response to media reports, she said. 'We regulate anyone who sells Hong Kong properties, no matter whether they do it locally, overseas ...

  8. SHKP penthouse breaks record

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Undeterred by government austerity measures, Sun Hung Kai Properties yesterday launched its luxury residential project in Shanghai at a record price. Victor Lui ... the mainland's top planning agency, for the government to expand a pilot property tax based on sale prices to other cities to speed up financial and tax reform. Shanghai and Chongqing introduced the tax ...

  9. Bumpy ride expected for SHKP shares

    Posted Jul 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Against Corruption by hiring three big law firms. People in finance and property circles thought the two brothers might share the same legal team in a joint defence, but they have gone ... Sandy Li, Paggie Leung, Peggy Sito and George Chen Analysts expect short-term volatility in Sun Hung Kai Properties' stock after its joint chairmen, Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong and Raymond ...

  10. What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to guess what Beijing thinks. Aren't we HKers running HK? Do we have the rule of law and run the city accordingly? It is this kind of detrimental mentality that allows Beijing to easily manipulate us. On developers' calls to chief executive-elect not to flood property market with subsidised housing: Jessie Tong- Property developers have profited massively already. ...




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