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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Buffalo and the fight over prime rural land in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:09am by Bloomberg

    ... Wong-fat, called the King of the New Territories by local media, amassed 724 plots, the South China Morning Post reported in 2010. "It's like a conflict you'd see in rural France ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Property agents threaten SouFun boycott over rising fees

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 12:55am by Peggy Sito

    ... had been weakening. The boycott move came after similar alliances formed in other mainland cities including Shanghai, Beijing and Hangzhou in the past few months. Conflicts between ... if their demands are not met. Conflicts first arose in Shanghai and Beijing in March when listing providers began charging higher fees. The issue flared up last month when the agencies in cities including ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's property sector is in for a bumpy ride

    Posted May 31st 2014, 04:43am by SCMP Editorial

    ... farmers and villagers without sufficient compensation has fuelled social tensions and conflict. A huge shadow financial sector with investment vehicles designed to circumvent the restriction has ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Ocean Park appoints Lai Sun to build new Ocean Hotel resort

    Posted May 20th 2014, 12:56am by SANDY

    ... to be the "most preferred proponent" for the project after a six-month study of bids that sparked criticism of a potential conflict of interest. Lai Sun Development is part of the Lai Sun Group, ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Prime rents under pressure as mainland China tourist numbers decline

    Posted May 12th 2014, 02:58am by Peggy Sito, TIFFANY AP

    ... fell last week, it told us something,” said Helen Mak, a senior director at Colliers International. While cultural conflicts between locals and mainlanders is cited as a cause, the bigger ...

  6. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Foreigners flock to Turkey

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... is panning out pretty much as the property analysts optimistically expected for Turkey, the new unknown factor is the conflict involving its neighbour, Syria. Walker says it's "too early ... is a large country, and the border in Syria is a long way from Istanbul."   Buying Guide What you can buy for US$56,296 An off-plan studio apartment of 32 square metres located in the new ...

  7. Property - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Flats for Hongkongers scheme a failure

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 01:09am by Peggy Sito

    ... for Hongkongers to the exclusion of outsiders could reinforce the growing conflict between local residents and mainlanders. These suggestions will never be confirmed. But even if we do not look ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING POLICY

    Flats for Hongkongers scheme a failure

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 11:27am by Peggy Sito

    ... reinforce the growing conflict between Hongkongers and mainlanders. These suggestions will never be confirmed. But even if we do not look at the issue from a political aspect, the scheme is unable ...

  9. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver leads way as Canada experiences boom in home building

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 05:03am by Bloomberg

    ... in Canada." The central bank forecast for a soft landing of the sector conflicts with the opinion of Pacific Investment Management (Pimco), which says home prices may fall as much as 20 per cent ...

  10. Property - International - FRANCE

    Foreigners find luxury bargains in Paris as wealthy French flee taxes

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... trebled since 2000. The drop lured to the City of Light buyers not only from China and Russia but also Middle Eastern investors escaping unrest in countries from Syria and Egypt to Libya ...




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