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  • Sep 22, 2014
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Luxury property

Shanghai leads China's luxury property prices

This graphic, based on data provided by CRIC, shows that Shanghai continues to lead the country in average selling prices of luxury property projects throughout the first half of 2013.

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 10:32am

Government measures take steam out of luxury property sector

Government measures to curb runaway growth in Hong Kong property prices appear to be biting, particularly at the top end for luxury homes worth more than HK$10 million, according to Ricacorp Properties.

In the first half, luxury home sales have plunged to a four-year low to below 3,000 deals.

27 Jun 2013 - 3:53pm

More glass falls from luxury high-rises

Panes of glass from two more luxury high-rise blocks have fallen off, with one crashing down onto the alfresco dining area of a SoHo restaurant, injuring one of its staff.

9 Jun 2013 - 6:27am

Strong bidding interest expected for luxury site in Ho Man Tin

The 83,033 sq ft site at the junction of Fat Kwong and Sheung Foo streets could fetch between HK$3.8 billion and HK$4.38 billion, according to four surveying firms polled by the South China Morning Post.

5 Jun 2013 - 4:40am

London luxury market takes a hit

Luxury homes in central London had the smallest annual increase last month since December 2009 on a decline in the Knightsbridge area, the site of Christian Candy's One Hyde Park complex, Knight Frank said.

5 Jun 2013 - 4:40am

Mystery blast kills three in Manila

The blast on Friday night blew out the walls of an apartment on the fifth floor, sending a slab of concrete flying on to the street below and smashing into a delivery van. Its driver and two of his crew were crushed to death.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

'Mr A' tries to halt disclosure of materials seized in corruption case

Hong Kong's biggest corruption case took a new twist when a man insisting on anonymity filed a legal bid to stop the prosecutors disclosing to the defendants materials seized from him.

14 Apr 2013 - 5:13am

Market for cheaper flats expected to recover faster than luxury segment

Sales of homes worth HK$20 million or higher froze over the weekend, but demand among first-home buyers stayed healthy despite higher property tax as they took advantage of discounts.

27 Feb 2013 - 5:04am

Briefs, February 18, 2013

The top official overseeing anti-corruption efforts in Chongzhou, Sichuan, killed himself yesterday morning by jumping from his office in the headquarters of the city's prosecution department, an official from the prosecutors' office told the South China Morning Post. 

18 Feb 2013 - 4:57am

Tax will not hit sales this year, says Kerry

Kerry Properties' three residential projects this year are unlikely to be hit by the new stamp duty, according to Chu Ip-pui, the executive director of Kerry Real Estate Agency.

7 Jan 2013 - 4:31am