Developer half-year financial results continue to dominate the headlines today, as both Sunac China and Hong Kong’s Sino Land report in with big jumps in profit driven by strong sales in the first six months of 2018. Down in Singapore… Read More>>
Among this week’s set of real estate executives grabbing new jobs, the asset management division of a Swiss bank adds a senior member to its Singapore team, while a warehouse developer affiliated with tech billionaire Jack Ma could be tipping… Read More>>
Shared office giant WeWork leads the news again today as Japan’s Softbank decides to wager another $1 billion that leasing offices on a retail basis will continue to be a growth industry. Also in the news, a UK sports retailer… Read More>>
International accounting firm KPMG is said to have signed up for 150,000 square feet (14,000 square metres) of space at South Island Place, an upcoming office project under development in Hong Kong’s Wong Chuk Hang area.
The lease, which would… Read More>>
Movie stars finally make their way into Mingtiandi today as Taiwanese glamour gal Shu Qi gives a low-key celebrity endorsement to a Hong Kong project with her recent HK$127 million purchase of a home in the mid-levels tower. Meanwhile, Swire… Read More>>
A set of board level changes lead this week’s look at who’s changing places in Asia’s real estate world, as an Anbang executive appears to be exiting a roles as some of the mainland’s leading corporates, and Korea’s biggest pension… Read More>>
Swire Properties has agreed to sell a pair of office buildings in Hong Kong’s Quarry Bay area to a little-known mainland investor for HK$15 billion ($1.9 billion), according to an announcement by the company on Friday to the Hong Kong… Read More>>
Almost two years after agreeing to sell a Kowloon East office project to one of Hong Kong’s richest women, Swire Properties last week finally completed the 25-storey tower and closed the HK$6.5 billion deal.
The blue-chip developer announced to the… Read More>>
The world’s priciest office market is driven by two types of demand — from cost-conscious multinationals, and from monied mainland firms, according to Neil Anderson, Head of Office Space at Hongkong Land, whose company owns Jardine House and the Exchange… Read More>>
High-end Singaporean co-working provider The Great Room is venturing into Hong Kong for the first time by leasing a full floor in Swire Properties One Taikoo Place project in Quarry Bay, according to a revelation today by Swire’s head of… Read More>>