Cheung Chung-kiu has once again come to the rescue of his Chinese billionaire builder brethren, with the chairman of mainland developer CC Land inking a preliminary agreement to buy a $1.3 billion London project from Guangzhou R&F Properties for HK$1… Read More>>
A stalled luxury apartment project in London’s prestigious Mayfair district which had been backed by Chinese real estate private equity firm Cindat Capital Management and CITIC Capital has gone into administration after defaulting on a loan from an Apollo Global… Read More>>
Manulife Investment Management has joined forces with Indonesia’s sovereign wealth fund on a strategic partnership targeting infrastructure development and real estate plays in Southeast Asia’s largest country.
The tie-up between Canada’s Manulife IM and the Indonesia Investment Authority aims to… Read More>>
Hotels continue to be a top target for real estate investors in Asia Pacific, with Sydney-based alternative asset manager MA Financial agreeing to buy a Melbourne hospitality asset from Singaporean developer Hiap Hoe late last week for A$96 million ($62.55… Read More>>
Hong Kong investor Lai Wing-to is shopping a trio of mixed-use properties in London’s posh West End area, reversing a decade of acquisitions in the British capital as commercial property values decline and retail sales remain subdued both at home… Read More>>
The family of jailed Vietnamese property tycoon Truong My Lan has sold a grade A office building in Hong Kong’s Central district to entities linked to a Taiwanese tech tycoon for a reported HK$6.4 billion ($819 million), as the family… Read More>>
UOL Group announced on Saturday that its chairman, Wee Cho Yaw, passed away at the age of 95. Wee, who also served as chairman emeritus of Singapore financial giant UOB, had run UOL since 1973 and helmed the bank controlled… Read More>>
HSBC Asset Management (HSBC AM) has completed its acquisition of SilkRoad Property Partners and appointed Peter Wittendorp, founder and former chief executive officer of the Singapore-based private equity firm, to lead its real estate business in Asia Pacific.
The transaction… Read More>>
Weave Living continues to expand its network of investors and its portfolio of properties, with the rental residential investor and operator announcing on Friday that it has formed a joint venture with a BlackRock fund to purchase a Singapore serviced… Read More>>
A fund managed by Goldman Sachs is buying a set of floors in a Tokyo office tower for JPY 41.2 billion ($281 million) as the US investment bank’s asset management division continues to ramp up its real estate business in… Read More>>