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Jones Lang Lasalle

Jones Lang exits Shanghai homes

Keen competition and modest margins have forced international property consultant Jones Lang LaSalle to close its residential agency department in Shanghai.

Wednesday, 24 January, 2007, 12:00am

Office rents to drop as firms turn cautious

Office rents in Hong Kong will start to edge down towards the second half of next year as companies grow cautious about expansion, according to property consultant Jones Lang LaSalle.

13 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Owners of Merry Terrace agree to joint deal

Mid-Levels plan gets 90pc support in largest collective sale

In the largest attempt at a collective property sale, owners of more than 176 of the 196 flats in Merry Terrace in Mid-Levels agreed to put the estate up for tender in January next year, surpassing the 90 per cent support needed to compel the rest of the owners to sell.

12 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Customer service is key to survival

In the face of severe competition, Jones Lang LaSalle has launched an in-house training programme for all its staff

THE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT sector is fiercely competitive on price and service levels. Typically, contracts are signed for two or three years and detailed performance reviews may take place as often as every six months.

2 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Upswing boosts demand for quality services

How well properties are managed has become a central concern among expatriates, investors and international funds

THE ECONOMY IS doing well and giving a lift to the Hong Kong property business, and this has given rise to growing expectations about the way properties are being managed.

28 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Staff training comes first

Grooming staff to give quality service is an ongoing exercise

IN A SERVICE-ORIENTED business such as property management, the quality of staff can make the difference between success and failure.

Training programmes are an integral part of operations for property managers who demand the best from their employees.

28 Jun 2006 - 12:00am