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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Probe into 39 Conduit Road luxury flat sales ends

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 03:15am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Probe into Mid-Levels luxury flat sales ends An investigation into Henderson Land's controversial luxury 39 Conduit Road development has ended four years after police raided the company's offices over complaints of unfair and non-transparent transactions. The company, run by billionaire tycoon Lee Shau-kee, said yesterday ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Audit Commission wants government to review leases of 17 elite clubs

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 03:27pm by Olga Wong

    ... scrutiny since 2010, when their transparency and the clubs' compliance with requirements to admit the public were called into question. The commission also questioned yesterday whether ...

  3. Business - Property - PROPERTY

    Chinese developer of London's Royal Albert Dock seeks overseas funding

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... the remaining funds overseas," Xu said, adding that financing in overseas markets was "more transparent and can be on a larger scale". ABP's capital strength has been questioned ...

  4. Business - Companies - PROPERTY

    Kerry still targeting HK$6b in sales

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... have to provide more information. The sales procedures are also complicated. But the government aims to increase the transparency of property sales and I think it will take developers two ...

  5. Business - Property - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong homebuyers hail 'honest' sales law

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Joyce Ng

    ... Paggie Leung and Joyce Ng But some customers still trying to get used to new way of presenting saleable areas of flats Home buyers hail 'honest' sales law Homebuyers have embraced a new law requiring developers to promote sales in a more transparent and honest way, although some said the provisions, which came into effect yesterday, were still unfamiliar. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Single block flats priced by saleable area more expensive than Peak homes

    Posted Jan 01st 2013, 12:00am by PEGGY SITO AND PAGGIE LEUNG

    ... the saleable area in all promotional material for second-hand homes from today to increase transparency in the market. For years, developers and agents have sold homes according to gross floor area, ... Chun-chiu, valuation director of surveyors' firm AG Wilkinson & Associates, said: "This is the purpose of the change in government policy. The government wants to increase transparency ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    New property law forbids publishing of unofficial price quotes

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Johnny Tam

    ... the law takes effect. The Residential Properties (First-hand Sales) Ordinance is intended to protect consumer interests and increase market transparency. An information centre in Chai Wan ...

  8. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    NDRC orders probe into housing bond sales

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... of transparency in borrowing by local governments. The ratings agency estimated that total credit in China's economy, including various forms of so-called shadow banking, may have reached 198 per ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    90 per cent of Hongkongers polled think home prices are too high

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... associate director, Dr Victor Zheng Wan-tai, said Leung's administration should be more transparent about the rental-housing scheme to raise its popularity. "It should provide more ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong faces risk of abrupt decline in home prices, says IMF

    Posted Dec 12th 2012, 11:30am by Bloomberg and Ray Chan

    ... is still the “best arrangement” for the special administrative region and “warrants continued support,” Barnett said, calling the system “transparent and credible.” Hong Kong linked its exchange ...




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