A set of five fresh residential sites are confirmed to go up for bidding in the first half of next year under Singapore’s land sales program, with the government aiming to fill the lots with a total of 2,025 private… Read More>>
Hong Kong billionaire Tang Shing-bor, known as the city’s “Shop King”, is trading an 80-room hotel in Wan Chai in exchange for a potential housing site in Sai Kung, a suburban area of the city, in a deal that involves… Read More>>
Qianhai is Shenzhen’s answer to Shanghai’s Free Trade Zone, and investor enthusiasm for the special economic zone is already paying dividends for China Vanke.
According to a recent story in the South China Morning Post, a new 60,000 square metre… Read More>>
The cutback in credit to China’s property sector was spelled out by the country’s central bank on Friday, when new figures revealed that growth in loans dropped 1.57 percent in the first quarter of this year.
According to a statement… Read More>>
China’s largest real estate developer by sales is getting ready to sell beds, instead of just houses, as Vanke announced this week that it plans to enter the nation’s hospital industry.
Speaking at a conference on Sunday, Wang Shi, the… Read More>>
Struggling real estate developer Shui On Land ran into more trouble last week as it was forced to deny reports that it was preparing to spend RMB 3 billion, (US$482 million) to buy a commercial project on Shanghai’s Nanjing Road… Read More>>
China’s real estate industry witnessed its second significant default in less than a month last week when a Nanjing property developer failed to repay a RMB 105.4 million (US$16.9 million) inter-company debt from a Shenzhen-listed shipbuilder.
The default on a… Read More>>
China’s third-largest property developer reopened the international market for Chinese real estate bonds last week with a $500 million bond issue, after the mainland’s real estate firms had fled the markets following the high profile collapse of a Ningbo developer… Read More>>
Bankruptcy and bear markets are on the way for China’s property sector in 2014 and Hang Lung Properties Chairman Ronnie Chan couldn’t be happier.
I had a chance to speak with Chan when he appeared at a Real Estate Investment… Read More>>
Credit ratings agency Fitch has reviewed the risks and credit-worthiness of new US dollar debt securities proposed by a subsidiary of leading China real estate developer Poly Real Estate, and given the notes a rating of BBB+. The following is… Read More>>