Singapore’s Ho Bee Land is stepping up the scale of its British acquisitions, as the property group is said to be making a play for a £200 million ($265 million) office block in the City of London. The impending deal… Read More>>
Brexit may yet prove to have dire consequences for the UK, but it hasn’t stopped the kingdom’s royals from making a profitable property play this month, as the Duke of Westminster’s real estate firm sells off a West End commercial… Read More>>
Casino billionaire Angela Leong has reportedly become the latest Hong Kong investor to bet on London’s property market, scooping up a historic building in the city’s Midtown district for around £250 million ($338 million).
Leong, the fourth wife of Macau… Read More>>
China’s State Council issued new rules on Friday spelling out restrictions on overseas investments by Chinese entities, which specifically target transactions involving real estate, hotels and other areas where mainland companies have become dominant cross-border players over the past five… Read More>>
China’s banking regulator may have ordered a review of Dalian Wanda’s borrowing practices, and the mainland has instituted controls on cash outflows since late last year, but that hasn’t stopped China’s richest man from agreeing to spend £470 million ($595… Read More>>
Ending days of speculation and months of negotiations, Blackstone Group on Friday confirmed an agreement to sell its Logicor European logistics platform to China Investment Corporation (CIC) for €12.25 billion ($13.82 billion).
The sale by a set of funds controlled… Read More>>
China surpassed Canada as the top investor in US commercial real estate in the 12 months ending March 31st – pouring over $16.5 billion into properties in the world’s largest economy, according to a recent report.
At $60.9 billion, overall… Read More>>
Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda has let a lock-out period expire on talks to acquire a second site in south-central London next to its One Nine Elms project, according to an account in the Estates Gazette.
The developer has been among… Read More>>
Reports of Brexit doom and snap elections are attracting more Asian buyers to UK real estate, with Hong Kong billionaire Joseph Lau’s Chinese Estates becoming the latest to scoop up discounted assets in London.
Lau’s Hong Kong-listed development company has… Read More>>
Led by Anbang Insurance Group’s acquisition of Strategic Hotels and Resorts from Blackstone, China’s cross-border investments in commercial and residential property in 2016 hit a record $33 billion, a year-on-year jump of 53 percent, according to a recent report from… Read More>>