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  1. Office rentals face further downward slide

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... and rentals for luxury residential properties would come down another 5 per cent in the second half. Retail rentals in prime locations dived 4.1 per cent. The firm expected retail rentals to stabilise ... Prime office rentals could contract 10 per cent in the second half of the year following a 14 per cent decline in the first half, according to CB Richard Ellis. The international property ...

  2. Rail schedule delays developments

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... with about 200 rooms, a 30,000-square foot retail podium, and more than two million square feet of residential space. Centaline Property Agency senior research and marketing manager Wong Leung-sing ... Postponed Sha Tin-Central link will affect residential sales A consortium led by Wharf (Holdings) is to postpone work on its residential-hotel-retail development of two million square foot ...

  3. Agency doubles commission fees

    Posted Jul 30th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... profit had been squeezed by the sharp decline in property values and in transaction volume. The number of secondary residential sales had fallen by up to 80 per cent from the market's peak, ... month were cheaper units worth between HK$300,000 and HK$1.2 million. Centaline Property Agency, which has 160 branches in Hong Kong and a share of about 30 per cent of residential market ...

  4. Sales ride high on market sentiment

    Posted Sep 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... Leung-sing said the higher volume of sales indicated an initial recovery for the property market from the negative effects of Sars. He believed prices in the secondary residential market had largely ... a wait-and-see attitude until a package of measures to support the property market was unveiled next month. 'It is too early to say the market has recovered. At least, not until overall residential ...

  5. Negative equity set to weigh on sales figures

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... at end-March to 2.28 per cent at end-June. Professional Property Services chairman Nicholas Brooke said the negative equity figures had been understated. He said the residential prices plummeted more ... market. 'Negative equity will be eased when property prices turn around,' he said. Midland Realty executive director Victor Cheung said residential prices could edge up 10 per cent ...

  6. Residence Oasis nears release

    Posted Jul 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... Sino Land and Kerry Properties are preparing to release Residence Oasis, a large-scale residential project at Hang Hau Station, according to estate agents. The project, on the Tseung Kwan ... pre-sale consent. The value of flats in Tseung Kwan O was under pressure due to excess supply, said Centaline Property Agency senior research and marketing manager Wong Leung-sing. More than 5,000 ...

  7. Apartment glut looms in West Kowloon

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... Home buyers will be spoilt for choice in West Kowloon as more than 10,000 residential units are scheduled for completion by the end of the year. The sizeable supply will probably continue to put pressure on prices in the district, according to estate agents. The most eye-catching development is Cheung Kong (Holdings) and Sun Hung Kai Properties' joint venture - The Pacifica ...

  8. House sales over weekend best in years, agents say

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... Primary residential sales surged about 25 per cent as a fresh round of price increases and a cutback by developers of generous sweeteners failed to deter eager Hong Kong home hunters ... director Victor Cheung Kam-shing estimated that 480 primary residential units were sold at the weekend, compared with 380 a week earlier. 'Such encouraging sales from high-end to low-end ...

  9. Home sales outlook brightens on border

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Sophia Wong

    ... bought five to six secondary residential units in Sheung Shui and Fanling. Adrian Ngan Wai-hung, head of regional property at BNP Paribas Peregrine, said investors avoided buying flats in the New ... in districts near the Hong Kong border, an area that was hard hit during the post-1997 property slump. Property agents said the mainland's booming economy had created a group of newly rich people ...

  10. Kowloon Tong to get hi-tech makeover

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Sophia Wong

    ... Kowloon Tong, a traditional low-rise residential area, is to be transformed into a higher-density business hub for high-technology companies. The Planning Department proposes to turn about ... The 12.5-hectare area is zoned for residential use at present and about half has been converted to other uses such as kindergartens, homes for the elderly and studios, according to the department. ...




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