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  1. Residential property construction slumps

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Construction of private residential units has fallen to a record low, a sign tightening supply may help the property market ride out the impact of the worsening US subprime ... of the first quarter from 55,000 at the end of last year. Hong Kong's property market, fuelled last year by a bullish stock market, has started to slow in tandem with real estate markets ...

  2. Residential mortgage loans show bad signs

    Posted Apr 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bei Hu The credit quality of mainland banks' residential mortgage loans is showing early signs of deterioration- despite a drop in the bad loan ratio of their overall property lending ... 'Because of the long maturity of such loans and fluctuations of property prices, residential mortgages are just entering the period when, internationally speaking, the risk will become more ...

  3. Company profile- Guangzhou R&F Properties

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guangzhou R&F Properties' principal activities are development and investment in property. Other activities include provision of advertising agency, manufacture of aluminium frames and sales of construction and decoration materials, residential architecture design, finance and consultancy and investment holdings. Operations are carried out mainly in the mainland. ...

  4. Guangzhou R&F Properties

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The group's principal activities are property development and investment. The group also has an advertising agency, manufactures aluminium frames, sells construction and decoration materials and provides residential architecture design, finance and consultancy and investment holding services. Operations are conducted mainly on the mainland. ...

  5. Prices are okay for now, say property analysts

    Posted Feb 27th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... sale to completion, residential property prices in Hong Kong were likely to remain high for the medium term. The rebound in residential capital values over the last year was fuelled largely ... Peggy Sito The government's move to make more sites available for flats is unlikely to cause a property glut and push prices down, according to property analysts. 'We think ...

  6. Attraction of property as an investment begins to fade

    Posted Nov 29th 2010, 12:00am by Christine Gonsalves

    ... Christine Gonsalves Is there a strong case remaining to invest in property in Hong Kong and the mainland now? Not in Hong Kong, say wealth-management strategists, and only in specific ... measures will likely have the biggest and most lasting impact on prices. The measures can be grouped into three categories: new special stamp duty rates for all properties sold within two years; ...

  7. Beijing sets stage for imposition of commercial property tax this year

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... properties. 'The tax rate is high. Transactions for commercial properties will drop if the government imposes the tax this year,' he said. Transactions in the luxury residential market have ... next step will be to impose a tax on residential properties. But Feng Changchun, head of the Centre of Real Estate Studies and Appraisals at Peking University, said it would take at least two ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Banks press Chinese mainland developers to speed property sales

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li, Victoria Ruan and Peggy Sito Banks press developers to speed property sales Banks have reportedly asked highly leveraged mainland developers to speed up property sales, in a tougher refinancing environment. Alan Chiang Sheung-lai, head of residential property at DTZ on the mainland, said banks had been tightening lending to developers for the past two years and had ...

  9. Credit history objectors could face property loan penalties

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... The credit data sharing scheme was approved last week by the privacy commission, which accepted it would help stabilise the heated property market. Under the scheme, banks and other money lenders are allowed to share positive credit data for both residential and non-residential property mortgage loans, especially the number of outstanding mortgages a loan applicant has. After two years, banks ...

  10. New tax could hit owners of UK homes

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... rules, announced in the March budget, will hit those who have established companies to buy residential property worth more than GBP2 million (HK$24.2 million). Any Asian or expatriate in Asia who owns a British residential property worth more than GBP2 million via a company, such as a British Virgin Islands (BVI) company, could be affected by these rules. A BVI is a regularly used ...




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