The grade A office rental market in Hong Kong showed signs of further softening in November, with several major real estate services firms in agreement that leasing demand would continue to dissipate on the back of a declining economy, rising… Read More>>
China’s tech industry has been growing at double-digit rates for many years now, and the expansion of the country’s technology giants has started to have an impact on the office real estate market.
Examining the effect of the industry on Beijing’s Zhongguancun, a centre for high-tech firms, the Wall Street Journal finds that,
From mega-projects such as the Shanghai Tower to white elephants like Changsha’s Sky City, China’s new building projects have dominated the news this year.
After sifting through 51 weeks of headlines, here are six China building projects that opened in… Read More>>
A crane operator working on what will soon be China’s tallest building has won second prize in the Shanghai City photo contest, for his astonishing views of the city.
Wei Gensheng’s job swinging construction materials into place from atop the… Read More>>
With housing prices jumping 16 percent in Beijing last month, and rentals on the way up as well, one Chinese woman has had to cut her housing costs by living in a rooftop yurt.
The yurt is a tent home… Read More>>
In the latest sign of the appeal of China’s real estate market, Blackstone China Chairman Antony Leung is leaving the US private equity giant to head Hong Kong-based real estate developer Nan Fung.
After seven years running Blackstone’s 120-person China… Read More>>
China’s real estate industry is about to receive another $1 billion wave of foreign funding, and this latest surge comes from Hong Kong-based private equity firm, RRJ Capital.
According to Reuters, RRJ’s new fund will focus on residential, retail, hospitality… Read More>>
Real estate services firm Jones Lang LaSalle announced today that it has appointed Oscar Chan as Regional Director and Dominic Ho as National Director for its China Capital Markets team.
The twin appointments come as the market for investment properties is… Read More>>
Private equity real estate firm Gaw Capital Partners has successfully raised more than US$1 billion for its latest fund, as the Hong Kong-based firm prepares to ramp up its property investments in Greater China.
Gaw Capital announced the final close… Read More>>
Shanghai-based real estate developer Shui On Land announced last week that it had reached agreement with Brookfield Property Partners L.P that paves the way for an investment of up to $750 million into Shui On’s China Xintiandi subsidiary.
The deal… Read More>>