Nine months after attempting to sell off a Cheung Sha Wan building by public tender, Hanison Construction surprised the market with the HK$800 million ($102 million) sale of a 50 percent stake in the PeakCastle commercial building in Hong Kong.
GIC was reported to be buying an office portfolio in Bangalore for $200 million earlier this week, and it appears that the Singaporean sovereign wealth fund is not the only investor betting on the continuing growth of the southern India… Read More>>
Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, tycoon Joseph Lau may fly high in his private 787, but his company, Chinese Estates, hit a downdraft last year that pulled profits down 42 percent in 2017. Also in the headlines, saw… Read More>>
What was once the site of one of Asia’s most challenging airports is rapidly turning into a lifesaver for China’s debt-addled HNA Group after the mainland conglomerate announced a deal yesterday that could provide it with a loan of as… Read More>>
PGIM Real Estate saw its volume of Asia Pacific transactions double in 2017, as the real estate investment affiliate of Prudential Financial focused on major markets in Japan, Singapore and Australia to generate over $2 billion in deals.
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Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, Mickey Mouse may start singing the blues after his Hong Kong playground recorded a loss of $44 million last year. Also in the headlines, an Italian lingerie brand faces a DD-sized debt default… Read More>>
E-commerce giant Alibaba continues to assemble its offline retail empire by expanding into home furnishings. Just before China’s lunar new year holiday the tech behemoth invested approximately RMB 5.45 billion ($866 million) for a 15 percent stake in Easyhome (居然之家),… Read More>>
Frasers Property has purchased a portfolio of 22 industrial properties in Germany and Austria for $353 million, as the developer formerly known as Frasers Centrepoint adds to its European platform.
The Singapore-listed firm announced Monday that it has agreed to… Read More>>
Singapore’s GIC may be adding $200 million in offices to its growing collection of Indian real estates assets, as the $100 billion sovereign wealth fund grows its $2 billion set of investments in the country’s property sector, according to an… Read More>>
Leading today’s headlines in the world’s priciest property market, Hong Kong’s youth continue to expand the sharing economy from the office into their homes, and property sales in the city are expected to have totalled $103.6 billion in the now-departed… Read More>>