While China’s government has made reviving the housing market a primary goal for 2016, one of the agencies charged with rating the credit-worthiness of companies in the sector believes that the mainland could still be in for a tough year.
US investment management firm Invesco has added to its real estate team in Asia by recruiting Morgan Stanley veteran Jason Choi to join the company’s opportunistic funds team.
At Invesco, Choi will be reunited with former Morgan Stanley colleague Calvin… Read More>>
Chinese New Year is just around the corner with new year’s eve coming on Sunday, February 7th for those of us in the Middle Kingdom.
To keep with local traditions and give ourselves a rest, Mingtiandi will take a break… 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.
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A global real estate investment firm will see a top-level change in its management for the region in the coming months as Ng Chiang Ling takes over from Scott Girard as CEO of M&G Real Estate Asia.
Ng, who joined… Read More>>
The mainland’s biggest buyer of overseas real estate assets may be about to add another $2.4 billion to its global portfolio, as China Investment Corporation (CIC) is said to be considering buying out an Australian property fund.
CIC, which has… Read More>>
Singapore’s Perennial Real Estate Holdings on Friday announced its second and third private healthcare projects in China, with plans to add up to 40 such developments across the country.
The announcement of the two projects in Chengdu, the capital of… Read More>>
Hong Kong-based real estate private equity shop Gaw Capital may be about to take on Blackstone for the keys to Ascendas Hospitality Trust, a S$838 million ($584 million) hotel REIT, according to recent media reports.
Gaw, which has often worked… Read More>>
One of China’s 10 largest developers became the latest mainland homebuilder to enter the Sydney market this week when China Overseas Holdings Ltd (COHL) bought a site in the city’s north side for A$80 million ($56 million).
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China’s stock market started off 2016 with a sharp slide that triggered new market control mechanisms, and a sudden reversal in property shares helped lead the way down.
Major mainland-listed developers including Greenland Group, Poly Real Estate and Gemdale all… Read More>>