Hong Kong’s private home prices marked their first decline in 29 months only days after Hong Kong banks announced hikes in raising their benchmark lending rates for the first time in more than a decade. The city’s notoriously high home… Read More>>
Department stores are closing down faster than popsicle stands in November in most parts of the world, but Thailand’s largest retailer makes news today with news of plans to use its collection of department stores to anchor a hoped for… Read More>>
Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, home prices in the city rose 15 percent in the last quarter year-on-year, the fastest in the world, according to Knight Frank. The real estate firm tracking 57 markets found out that Hong Kong… Read More>>
Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, Hong Kong’s prices for private residential properties have risen for a continuous 24 months, recent figures from the government show. The latest numbers show that the city’s sky-high costs for residential properties are… Read More>>
The cost of shelter in Hong Kong continues to defy the laws of gravity, after new home prices in the city surged by 18 percent last quarter to the second-highest level since 1996. But while the ongoing housing boom in… Read More>>
Those hoping the Hong Kong government’s latest attempts to cool home prices in the world’s most expensive housing market had better not hold their breath. While there may be a decline in transactions during the remainder of the year, the… Read More>>
Hong Kong is famous for its status as a financial hub and for the industriousness of its people, but now the southern Chinese city has achieved a new distinction – for having the world’s least affordable housing.
According to a… Read More>>