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HONG KONG took fresh measures to cool one of the world's most expensive real estate markets on Friday by reducing the amount of money home-buyers can borrow and capping the amount of debt they...

THE government is reducing development charge (DC) rates - payable for enhancing the use of some sites or to build bigger projects on them - by 3.2 per cent on average for non-landed residential use...

DRAGGED by a lower fair value gain in investment properties with the completion of The Metropolis, mainboard-listed property group Ho Bee Land Limited posted a weaker fourth quarter net profit.

GUOCOLAND has sold more than 100 units at its 1,024-unit Sims Urban Oasis condo project at Aljunied since sales began on Feb 14.

KEISUKE Nagatani's home may look a bit age-worn from the outside, but its interior is quite new. Mr Nagatani bought his 33-year-old condominium in Yokohama two years ago and gave it a drastic...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong took fresh measures to cool one of the world's most expensive real estate markets on Friday, reducing the amount of money home buyers can borrow and capping the amount of...

DEVELOPMENT charge (DC) rates - payable for enhancing the use of some sites or to build bigger projects on them - have been reduced by 3 per cent on average for non-landed residential use for the...

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong imposed new measures on Friday in its latest bid to cool one of the world's most expensive real estate markets, cutting the amount of money home buyers can borrow to 60 per...

Cooling measures by the government, if left unchecked, could lead to unintended downward spiralling of property prices, warned Augustine Tan, president of the Real Estate Developers' Association...