RIYADH, March 13- Saudi Arabia's government has launched a new scheme to provide housing aid to its citizens, in the hope of ending a shortage of homes which has depressed living standards and is politically sensitive for the government.» Read More
Jan 16- Time Warner Inc will relocate its Manhattan corporate headquarters to the Hudson Yards development from Columbus Circle in a move to bring all its business units from HBO to CNN under one roof and save money.
A new report by Savills and Wealth-X shows high net-worth individuals are becoming bigger players in global real-estate. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
HONG KONG, Jan 7- The number of properties sold in Hong Kong fell by more than a third last year to a 17- year low as a drastic increase in tax on home sales, introduced to tackle rising prices, easily outweighed discounts offered by the city's property developers.
Jon Neale, head of research at Jones Lang LaSalle, says there is no broad-based recovery in the U.K. housing market as prices are rising at different paces around the country.
Donald Han, Managing Director at Chesterton Singapore, outlines the different type of tightening measures the government could take to curb property demand.
BEIJING, Dec 6- A $6.4 billion gas project being built by Chevron in China is facing further delays due to disagreements with partner PetroChina over how to develop the technically tricky fields, three industry sources said.
Grainne Gilmore, head of UK residential research at Knight Frank, and Ben Habib, CEO of First Property Group, discusses the U.K.'s latest housing policy and whether the housing market is in bubble territory.
Rajeev Talwar, group executive director of DLF, says there should be no barriers to foreign companies wanting to invest in India as it will be good for business.
Stephen Stone, chief executive of Crest Nicholson Group, says that Bank of England governor Mark Carney has probably seen signs of a housing bubble in the U.K. after the Funding for Lending Scheme for mortgages was withdrawn.
Hussain Sajwani, chairman and CEO of DAMAC, says demand will exceed supply in the Dubai property market over the next 3 to 4 years.
High-end NYC real state broker Dolly Lenz calls them "the new Russians."
HONG KONG, Nov 22- Chinese developers such as China Overseas Land& Investment Ltd and Country Garden Holdings Company Ltd are likely to build bigger apartments in smaller cities to take advantage of Beijing's new urbanisation drive.
DUBAI, Nov 14- Dubai luxury housing developer DAMAC Real Estate launched on Thursday the book-building process for its initial public offer of shares in London, the first IPO by a Dubai property firm since the emirate's real estate crash four years ago.
TOKYO, Nov 8- Japan's biggest property developer Mitsui Fudosan Co has joined forces with media firm Fuji Media Holdings and builder Kajima Corp to develop a proposed casino and resort complex in Tokyo.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discuss what Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio's proposed tax increases on the wealthy will mean for the housing market. Broker Dolly Lenz weighs in.
Anthony Duggan, head of research at Deloitte Real Estate, says the London crane survey shows that developers' confidence is picking up as the office development market hits a four year high.
LONDON, Nov 4- Hong Kong investor Knight Dragon has taken full ownership of a development in east London's Greenwich Peninsula after paying its British partner Quintain Estates 186 million pounds for its 40 percent stake.
HONG KONG, Nov 4- China shares made a sluggish start to the week, with the property sector a key underperformer on media reports one city is increasing minimum downpayments on second home purchases in a bid to stem price rises.
Paul Louie, MD, Head of Property Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research at Barclays expect a synchronized downturn, with office prices falling by 20 percent.
BEIJING, Nov 1- China's property inflation quickened in October, two private surveys showed, a development that could reignite fears of a real estate bubble in the world's second largest economy.