As discontent over the government’s extradition bill roiled the Hong Kong economy, and with mainland authorities keeping a tight clamp on cash, commercial real estate transaction volume fell over 42 percent in Hong Kong during the second quarter of this… Read More>>
Less than two weeks after filing the paperwork for its latest Asia fund, US-based private equity firm leads Mingtiandi’s roundup of real estate news with a report that it is ready to call a final close to the vehicle after… Read More>>
Financial drama leads the real estate news from China today as Tahoe Group announces the sale of another project stake to Shimao in its race to meet a Thursday deadline for repaying investors in a RMB 3 billion bond.
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Leading today’s real estate news from around the region, Guo Guangchang’s Fosun Group is making a bid for yet another European retail brand as the company makes a buyout offer for German clothing label Tom Tailor.
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Leading today’s roundup, Google is ramping up its retail investments in China as it aims to counter internet behemoth Alibaba, by ploughing over half a billion dollars into e-commerce titan JD.com. Also in the headlines, China’s home prices and property… Read More>>
Hong Kong shouldered aside Tokyo to take the crown as the most active metropolitan real estate investment market in Asia Pacific last year, with deals for income-producing assets jumping 39 percent year-on-year to $20.9 billion, according to a new report… Read More>>
Capital markets dominate this week’s people moves, with a seasoned real estate executive joining a Singaporean private equity firm as portfolio manager, and the CEO of a REIT manager stepping down. A serviced office brand has just welcomed a leasing… Read More>>
Several high-profile property execs are changing jobs and updating their titles in this week’s edition of People in the News, with a real estate investment veteran joining a global private equity giant and a top property group gaining a new… Read More>>
As China clamps down on cross-border capital flows, sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation (CIC) has re-emerged this year as the country’s champion of overseas real estate investment. CIC now dominates the roster of mainland buyers of income-producing properties, with… 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>>