Spain plans to offer residency permits to foreigners who buy houses priced at more than 160,000 euros (HK$1.59 million) in a bid to revive its collapsed real estate market and divest itself of hundreds of thousands of unsold homes.Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 4:17am
More New Zealand consumers expect house prices to rise in the next 12 months, as demand spurred by record-low interest rates outstrips supply.21 Nov 2012 - 3:18am
The government's intervention in markets is only a temporary measure to "restore balance" to weak sectors, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said yesterday.8 Nov 2012 - 3:25am
Rents for luxury homes will probably remain unchanged this quarter, but could be under pressure in the new year until the overall economy recovers, says property consultant CBRE.
In the mass housing market, however, rents are expected to show continuing growth.24 Oct 2012 - 2:56am
Soccer-loving Brazil is also kicking goals in the property stakes, with values rising by a world-beating 18.4 per cent year-on-year.12 Oct 2012 - 6:40pm