The richest woman in China, Yang Huiyan, has plumped her gaudy profile even further, becoming co-chair of Hong Kong-listed Country Garden Holdings alongside her father, self-made tycoon Yang Guoqiang, or Yeung Kwon Keung as he is known in Hong Kong.
Mainland China’s top real estate developers have seen a bountiful year despite a downtrend in the past three months, with 26 developers reporting contracted sales exceeding RMB 100 billion ($15.5 billion) through the first 11 months of the year.
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China has a new entry on the list of the world’s youngest billionaires as the twenty-something daughter of Longfor Properties founder Wu Yajun just saw her personal net-worth jump by HK$56 billion ($7.17 billion).
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The trials facing mainland corporates caught on the wrong side of Beijing policy changes loom large in today’s real estate headlines as Anbang and HNA try to sell off some of their harder-to-sell assets and mainstream developers face the prospect… Read More>>
Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, grade A offices in Central continue to attract buyers despite the current downturn, with a floor in 9 Queen’s Road Central having sold for HK$43,662 per square foot. Meanwhile Shui On’s Vincent Lo… Read More>>
The Market Strikes Back could be the subtitle of today’s roundup of real estate news from around the region as developers in Hong Kong struggle to sell homes amid an unexpectedly steep downturn, and mainland developers scramble to arrange new… Read More>>
Singapore’s CapitaLand dominates the region’s real estate headlines today with news of its acquisition of a site in Guangzhou, being released on the same day that the developer confirmed a joint venture with GIC for an acquisition in Shanghai. Elsewhere… Read More>>
China Evergrande Real Estate chairman and CEO Xu Jiayin leads the ranks of the mainland’s wealthiest real estate people for the second year in a row with assets estimated at RMB 215 billion ($31 billion), according to the annual Hurun Report… Read More>>
Hong Kong residents may be sick of the city’s ongoing housing crisis but at least a few thousand of them seem to have found the government’s proposed cure to be worse than the illness. Protests over the weekend lead today’s… Read More>>
Singapore’s government hit the brakes on the city-state’s real estate market in early July, but analysts at Morgan Stanley are grabbing headlines today with predictions that home prices in Southeast Asia’s wealthiest city could grow another 10 percent by the… Read More>>