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  1. SOEs told to quit property market

    Posted Mar 19th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Scores of state-owned enterprises have been ordered to get out of the property market and concentrate on their core businesses. The order, from the State-owned Assets ... since a property market boom began last year. An analyst said the measure would not stop the buying spree by state firms but rather strengthen the purchasing power of those still in the market ...

  2. Hot property market is about to get hotter

    Posted Feb 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Kwok Fuelled by an influx of hot money and historically low mortgage interest rates, the Hong Kong property market is heating up. But just how hot is it? The case of an apartment ... Wan. The 829 sq ft flat in Block B of Tung Yuk Court sold for HK$4.89 million in January. Property agency Centaline says it is the highest price for such a flat since the peak of the market ...

  3. Oil surge fires up Calgary's property market

    Posted Feb 13th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... foundation to its commercial property outlook, says Darwin Forer, a former Alberta resident now based in Hong Kong as a sales representative for Redev Properties - an Alberta land development company. He is marketing shared ownership interests in a commercial shopping centre on a highway in the city's fashionable southwestern district. The Newport Village Plaza, built in 1989, ...

  4. Swire Properties spin-off could raise HK$30b

    Posted Nov 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok, Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li and Ben Kwok Swire Pacific's surprise proposal to spin off its property unit for the second time could raise up to HK$30 billion in the stock market's biggest-ever ... lamented that Swire had missed out on a golden opportunity to expand in the local property market. 'You could say it was our strategic mistake,' he said. 'Perhaps we could have taken ...

  5. Swire shares increase 5pc after scrapping property division's IPO

    Posted May 08th 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... manager at Phillip Capital Management, said. On Thursday, Swire Properties announced it was abandoning the initial public offering due to a 'sharp deterioration in market sentiment'. ... impact on the liquidity of Swire Pacific. 'Before the initial public offering plan of Swire Properties, the market expectation of Swire Pacific's mainland expansion [owned by Swire ...

  6. Analysts warn of earnings decline at property firms

    Posted Aug 16th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Property companies in the mainland market have been celebrating rising interim earnings, but analysts warn of a decline in profits over the next two years. Developers have ... harsh measures to rein in the red-hot property sector. In mid-April, the central government announced a series of measures to tighten the property market, such as raising down-payment ...

  7. Market cooling measures trim Midland profit

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Beijing's efforts to cool the overheated property market sliced Midland Holdings' annual net profit by nearly 23 per cent. Midland recorded a net profit of HK$532.79 ... Freddie Wong Kin-yip said the profit fall was due to 'the government's frequent intervention in China's property market which affected our mainland operations' as well ...

  8. Hundreds to lose jobs in property agencies

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Fulton Mak and Peggy Sito Hong Kong property agencies are laying off hundreds of staff as the real estate market feels the effects of the global financial crisis. Property agents said banks' conservative attitudes on valuations and mortgage approvals were further denting the market. Centaline Property Agency chairman Shi Wing-ching, who recently claimed the local property ...

  9. Legend, property unit advance date for double listing

    Posted Feb 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez in San Francisco Mainland investment holding company Legend Holdings and its property arm, Raycom Real Estate, will both pursue initial public offerings at the same time, ... supplier of personal computers also seized a record high 32 per cent market share during that quarter on the mainland, which is the world's second-largest and fastest-growing market ...

  10. Cosco to get out of property sector

    Posted Mar 20th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Yvonne Liu

    ... of the real estate market. The move is seen as a reaction to mounting criticism that state-owned enterprises have bid up land prices to record highs since a property boom began last year. The order ... However, the overall impact was not significant because state-owned companies played a minor role in the property market as a whole. Total property sales by state-owned enterprises amounted ...




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