News of the impact of Hong Kong’s economic slump on even its biggest players leads today’s headline roundup as the city’s biggest developer reveals that some of its hotels are now only half-occupied while its shopping centres suffer a lack… Read More>>
The flood of capital searching for real estate opportunities leads today’s list of real estate news as Blackstone notches a new high water mark with a $20.5 billion final closing on its latest property fund.
The ongoing troubles in Hong… Read More>>
In this week’s edition of People in the News, just a few weeks after Hong Kong’s flagship airline was reminded that it operates at the pleasure of Beijing, the city’s biggest developer has moved to strengthen its mainland bona fides… Read More>>
Hong Kong’s office market may be mired in a slowdown, but one of mainland China’s biggest telecom providers is committing to more space in the city as it gets ready expand its 5G mobile service.
Telecom giant China Mobile has… Read More>>
A joint venture between Sun Hung Kai Properties and Ping An Insurance has won a land parcel in Hangzhou for RMB 13.26 billion ($1.88 billion), earning the right to develop 857,700 square metres (9.23 million square feet) of commercial and… Read More>>
HNA’s ongoing Hongkong Airlines saga leads the Mingtiandi roundup of Asia news again today as the financially challenged mainland investment conglomerate plays out its own version of Game of Thrones in the boardroom.
In other news around the region, Guangzhou-based… Read More>>
Hong Kong’s Lands Department on Tuesday announced that a consortium of six developers had won the third-largest residential plot on what had been the runway of Hong Kong’s former Kai Tak airport for a record HK$12.6 billion ($1.6 billion).
The… Read More>>
In our round up of what’s hitting the real estate headlines in Asia today, Hong Kong surges ahead with reports of panic property buying and dubious land payments, but drops behind in the race to be the best investment destination… Read More>>
The launch of India’s first REIT last month may have served as a wake up call for Chinese regulators, who have been millimetring toward listed property trusts for more than a decade, but now seem ready to launch a pilot… Read More>>
India, Hong Kong and Singapore all had their own happy stories today, leading with the Blackstone-Embassy REIT being oversubscribed on the last day of its IPO. In Hong Kong, the city’s biggest developer saw its former co-chairman released from jail… Read More>>