News of rising interest rates bounced off the bulletproof confidence of Hong Kong home buyers last month like facts being flung aside at a Washington press conference, as home sales in the Asian financial hub leapt 44 percent compared to… Read More>>
Leading the news today, troubled Chinese developer Glorious Property has missed a bond payment exactly one year after an early default that was resolved once bondholders got lawyered up. Also in the headlines, Hong Kong homebuilders seem in a hurry… Read More>>
Two of Hong Kong’s biggest developers deny getting into a dispute over a residential project, while Blackrock chief Laurence Fink admits to worries over Chinese debt. Meanwhile one of China’s most beleaguered developers is suspected of playing dead so that… Read More>>
Government bans on property sales are no longer confined to Shenzhen, as real estate developer Kaisa now sees its troubles spreading to other cities, and reports indicate that a Shanghai property developer has also had projects frozen.
According to a… Read More>>
A Chinese shipbuilder belonging to the same group of companies as troubled developer Glorious Property Holdings Ltd (HKG:0845) has asked bondholders not to demand their money back, as it struggles to restructure its finances.
Rongsheng Heavy Industries, which was founded… Read More>>
Slower sales and rising land prices will put stress on some of China’s real estate developers this year according to recent reports by credit agencies Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s.
The warnings from the ratings agencies happened in the same week that China saw its first default of a corporate bond as the country’s leaders attempt to wean businesses from their addiction to cheap credit.
Greenland Hong Kong Holdings Ltd. (337), a real estate unit of Chinese state-owned Greenland Holding Group Co., said it may create a venture to develop land it bought in Shanghai last month for 5.95 billion yuan ($983 million).
The company is in talks with a “reputable property developer” in China for the investment, according to a Hong Kong stock exchange filing yesterday.
Here is a list of the day’s latest China real estate news collected from around the web:
Glorious Property stock soared by a record yesterday in Hong Kong… Read More>>