Forecasters are wary of calling the bottom of property cycles, for obvious reasons. But what's happening in the United States has many hoping for the best.Wednesday, 15 February, 2012, 12:00am
Realtors differ on how much the government is expected to raise when public land sales resume as early as next month.30 Dec 2003 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong Real Estate Agencies Association, which represent 10,000 agents, has warned about 30 per cent of practitioners might be forced out of work if a licensing examination is imposed.31 Jul 1998 - 12:00am
THE number of high court writs filed by Hong Kong's leading real estate companies has multiplied in the past few months as they struggle under the weight of bad debts.
Realtors filed about 100 high court writs last month and the first two weeks of this month, compared with just 12 writs for April and May last year.17 May 1998 - 12:00am
MONDAY Hong Kong markets closed for Liberation Day holiday. National Association of Realtors reports on existing-home sales for July in the US. In June they fell 2.3 per cent.25 Aug 1996 - 12:00am
IRRESPECTIVE of government attempts to regulate Hong Kong's real estate agencies, many realtors follow their own codes of conduct.
Firms with their own professional codes believe the guidelines help them earn the trust of clients.
Jones Lang Wootton said its code of conduct was more strict than current legislation in any of the countries in which it operated.6 Dec 1995 - 12:00am
SPECULATORS are sitting on hundreds of thousands of square feet of Grade A office space worth millions of dollars from Admiralty to Causeway Bay.
Realtors say this is partly responsible for Hong Kong being the most expensive place in the world to establish an office.8 Jun 1994 - 12:00am