Overseas

3 Greater Bay Area Projects That Will Massively Impact Property

Three unprecedented infrastructure projects that improve Hong Kong’s links to Mainland China will be completed by the end of 2018. This will allow the 68 million people and major cities of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Macau/Zhuhai, and Guangzhou to be more connected than ever before. The projects will massively change the dynamics of the Hong Kong and Greater Bay Area property …

James Fisher - July 26, 2018

Public Housing = Poor Living Conditions? These Asian Countries Say No!

In Hong Kong, living in public houses is a symbol of lower-income residents. But the case differs in Singapore, Taiwan and Korea. Public housing in these countries are tourists’ favorites and the living environments are good. Do you know what are the differences between government housing in these places? Hong Kong There are two types of public housing in Hong …

Doris Liu - January 9, 2018

19/9 News Roundup: Chinese home price increases slowing – investors should eye on other growing overseas property markets.

Spacious’ View: Chinese home price increases slowing – investors should keep an eye on other growing overseas property markets.   Smart home development wanted in Mong Kok The Urban Renewal Authority (URA) has told developers to submit expressions of interest before next Wednesday for the development of a 14,951-square-foot project site at Reclamation Street/Shantung Street in Mong Kok. The project …

Tracy Lam - September 19, 2017

6/15 News Roundup: US Fed Raised Interest Rates by 0.25%, AVA 61 Rolling Out the Smallest New Flats in Kowloon

US Fed Raised Interest Rates by 0.25% The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, by a quarter percentage point to a target range of 1% to 1.25% as it proceeds with its first tightening cycle in more than a decade. The Fed’s policy-setting committee indicated the economy had been expanding moderately, the …

Tracy Lam - June 15, 2017

Austrian Property Price feat. Vienna’s Distinct Price Growth

Austrian property prices have been rising in the past year. Its residential property price index rose by 7.3% in 2016, indicating the accelerating economic growth of the country. Though the prices stabilized a bit in the second half of 2016 after the strong growth in the first half (an increase of 9.5% in the second and 7.2% in the third …

Kiwiana Wong - June 8, 2017

5/23 News Roundup: Tin Shui Wai Second Home Reaches HK$10,567/sf, Chinese Estates to Bid for London’s Walkie Talkie Skyscraper

Tin Shui Wai Second Home Reaches HK$10,567/sf A featured rooftop unit in Kingswood Villas was sold for HK$4.66 million, or HK$10,567 per square foot, breaking the record of the highest cost of this blue-chip housing estate in Tin Shui Wai. The buyer was not stopped by the newest cooling measure by HKMA and purchased the 441-square-foot two-room units by a …

Tracy Lam - May 23, 2017

5/19 News Roundup: Vibe Centro launched extra 18 flats, Victoria Skye priced HK$17,888 on average

Vibe Centro launched extra 18 flats  The new project Vibe Centro yesterday announced an additional sale of 18 flats which will be held on Sunday. Flats are located in Block 2B 12th-36th floors rooms A, C and G, with the one in Block 2B 12th floor room A being priced at the lowest at $24,928 per square foot. Approximately, the project has sold 370 …

Hilda To - May 19, 2017