To follow through on President Xi Jinping’s vow of “homes are for living, not for flipping”, China’s primary real estate regulator on Thursday announced penalties for companies which mislead customers and cheat on regulations designed to promote transparency in the… Read More>>
Rents in the world’s costliest office market, Hong Kong, may fall for the first time in four years during 2019, as a tanking stock market, rising interest rates and the US-China trade war weigh on sentiment in the financial hub,… Read More>>
Hong Kong’s real estate market went from red hot to frostbitten between June and October, with purchases of property assets in the city dropping by as much as 65 percent from the previous quarter in some market sectors.
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Hong Kong’s housing market made headlines earlier this month when home prices fell for the first time in nearly two and a half years, after an unprecedented bull run.
Now data is emerging to show that the trend in the… Read More>>
Hong Kong’s private home prices marked their first decline in 29 months only days after Hong Kong banks announced hikes in raising their benchmark lending rates for the first time in more than a decade. The city’s notoriously high home… Read More>>
Guangdong province is calling for the cancellation of a decades-long property pre-sale system that has played a primary role in supporting China’s real estate developers.
The provincial branch of China’s Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MOHURD) issued a notice… Read More>>
Bangalore, Singapore, and Shenzhen lead a list of top locations for high tech companies to set up shop in Asia, according to a report released this week by property consultancy Colliers International.
The trio of cities representing mainland China, Southeast… Read More>>
Tech firms will account for 15 to 25 percent of annual office leasing volumes in Southeast Asia in the coming ten years, said real estate brokerage JLL in a report published today. The real estate consultancy sees ecommerce and Internet… Read More>>
A social media post linking the leukemia death of an Alibaba employee living in an allegedly-formaldehyde contaminated home operated by Sequoia China and Tencent-backed Ziroom has brought a new round of pressure on the rental housing unicorn this week.
The… Read More>>
Venture capital-backed rental apartment provider Ziroom has pledged to roll out 80,000 units of rental housing in Beijing within the next three months, while agreeing to maintain current prices for the homes, after the capital’s housing authority this month that… Read More>>