Some industry experts forecast home prices to fall by over a third by end-2016, clouding the prospects of major developers CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd, owned by Asia's richest man Li Ka- shing, and Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd.. An increase in U.S. rates would also trigger a rise in Hong Kong because the local currency is pegged to the U.S. dollar, paving the way for...» Read More
HONG KONG, Oct 13- China's Agile Property Holdings Ltd is in talks with banks to extend a remaining bridge loan, the company said on an analyst briefing call on Monday. Shares in the Hong Kong- listed property developer slumped by more than a fifth as trading in the stock resumed following news last week that it withdrew a rights issue and that its chairman Chen Zhuo...
SHANGHAI, Oct 8- China's main share index hit a 20- month high in intraday trade on Wednesday, underpinned by strength in property developers after the central bank rolled out policies to boost the struggling sector. Before the week-long break, the People's Bank of China cut mortgage rates and downpayment levels for some home buyers for the first time since the...
As home builders try to gain more business, more will be going after the entry-level buyer, real estate expert Bradley Hunter told CNBC Wednesday.
Chinese company Landsea is putting $1 billion into the site of 200 condos in New Jersey. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details.
Home ownership rates in will likely fall to levels last seen in the 1980s as millennials wait longer to form households, DoubleLine's Gundlach said.
China's slowing property market tops the list of major economic risks, but some say the sector's stocks are "dirt cheap" and now is the time to buy.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
China's shadow banking firms slashed lending to property developers, potentially spelling trouble for the sector and the economy.
June's headline 73 percent plunge in Singapore's new home sales may look worrying, but some analysts are pointing the blame at the World Cup.
Rising real estate prices across the U.K. are pushing developers to close pubs and convert their locations to other uses. NBC News reports.
China's slowing property market may draw comparisons with the U.S. housing bust, but some are calling a recovery and see bargains in developer stocks.
Dubai's property slowdown may call up the specter of its spectacular crash during the financial crisis, but analysts say it's different this time.
William De Vijlder, Vice-Chairman, BNP Paribas Investment Partners, says global investors remain concerned about China's property sector.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.
China property vacancies have climbed to more than 20 percent of sold units, but analysts are divided on whether a real estate crash is in the offing.
As more of Asia's population heads for the cities, Singapore can offer clues for planning livable urban spaces, including by controlling pollution.
Moody's joined the drumbeat of pessimism on China property, cutting its view to negative, but it expects many developers' finances to remain stable.
One of the most expensive high school football stadiums in America will be closed this fall because its concrete is cracking.
Unsold properties have spurred fears that China's real-estate market may be a ready-to-burst bubble, but its "ghost towns" may not be all that empty.
With the removal of the crane, Icahn may be preparing the building for a full demolition.