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Broadway Mansions

Back to the future

Shanghai's most famous piece of real estate is getting bigger, spilling over to the west and jumping across the water to the north.

Saturday, 8 December, 2007, 12:00am

Shanghai ponders loophole for foreign property investment

Authorities in Shanghai are considering controlling overseas investment in property by limiting an individual to purchasing one unit per identity document, a newspaper reported yesterday.

2 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

A saved haven

In April 2001, Ian Leventhal, a Jewish Canadian artist, visited a building that used to be a synagogue in the Shanghai ghetto of the second world war. There, he met a Chinese in his 80s who spoke with passion and eloquence of his Jewish friends and neighbours.

1 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

An uplifting vision for the Bund

US engineers want to raise buildings for more space

An ambitious plan to hydraulically lift the historic buildings on Shanghai's Bund by about eight metres to create additional retail space has been proposed by the Chinese branch of a US engineering firm.

15 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Shanghai reviving former glory

Read this passage carefully and then answer the questions set below.

18 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Shanghai project offered

SHANGHAI'S newest property development, Victoria Building, will be put on sale in Hong Kong on January 14.

Sixty commercial and residential units will be presented at a three-day exhibition.

1 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

President Mansions secure top votes

PRESIDENT Mansions, a new development featuring 128 apartments in Shanghai, is being offered for sale at truly presidential prices.

It is located at 800-882 Hua Shan Road in a prime residential and government office area.

17 Mar 1993 - 12:00am