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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Australia worries about two housing markets: its own and China's

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:18am by Reuters

    ... for Australia," Bloxham said. There is some irony, given that the Reserve Bank at the same time announced it was considering tightening lending standards to restrain speculative spirits in the domestic ...

  2. Property - International - DESIGN

    David Collins studio keeps legacy of its founder alive with new projects

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:23am by Catherine Shaw

    ... about a feeling for details and materials, about making a space work well." Rawlings says many clients have remained loyal and continued to commission projects. Recently completed works ... interiors for Jimmy Choo's Beverly Hills store. "We are usually lucky to work in historic spaces like our new project renovating Melbourne's Windsor Hotel, which is the only Victorian ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China developers resist pressure to cut prices, leading to market standoff

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 02:11am by Langi Chiang

    ... million yuan (HK$2.14 million), or about 18,000 yuan per square metre. The South China Morning Post was the only visitor in more than an hour last Thursday afternoon. About half an hour ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    New retail districts a welcome trend but challenges remain

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 10:55am by Nick Bradstreet

    ... neighbourhoods. Landlords also need to be able to work together to maintain an attractive and coherent mix of trades and tenants, while being mindful of the needs and wishes of the local community. ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - C-SUITE

    Wuzhou seeks strategic investors to accelerate logistics growth

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 10:31am by Langi Chiang

    ... quickly. So we can work perfectly together. Once consumption picks up, our business will grow fast because that will need support from trade centres, logistics services and warehouses Both Global ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    SouFun falls amid price incentives for homebuyers

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:34am by Bloomberg

    ... Capital. "This business model won't work out well." SouFun's American depositary receipts dropped 4.6 per cent to US$9.64 in New York on Wednesday, pushing the decline over ... China Large-Cap ETF, the largest Chinese exchange-traded fund in the US, slipped 0.7 per cent to US$40.34, a six-week low. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 0.1 per cent after ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - REAL ESTATE

    London overtakes Hong Kong as 'world’s most expensive city'

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 02:59pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com Rising rent and a strong pound have made London the world’s most expensive city to live and work in, surpassing Hong Kong for the first time in five years. According to a new report  (pdf) by real estate firm Savills, real estate costs per employee in London have risen to US$121,000 a year. Hong Kong, New York and Paris are not far ...


    Maximising return on built assets raises living standards

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 02:39pm by Graham Kean

    ... standard rise linked to built assets The "built" environment, including residential property, office and retail developments, manufacturing plants, transport infrastructure and more, ... a country. The report looks at how 30 different countries across the globe can improve the return they get from their built assets to raise the standard of living. The study, developed in conjunction ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US August housing starts fall as builders focus on rental market

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 06:07am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Washington Americans decide not to buy, sending work on apartments and condominiums down 31.7pc August housing starts fall as builders focus on rental Housing starts slumped ... of Commerce said. Work on apartments and condominiums, which tends to be volatile, dropped 31.7 per cent after jumping 44.9 per cent in July. As more Americans decide that homeownership ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Pet lovers take home cues from four-legged friends

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 01:03am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... should- and it's not unusual, according to Rosina Maria Arquati, who works as an animal communicator. Dogs and cats are individuals, too, and, just like humans, have their preferences, ...




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