Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Li Ka-shing Leaving Mainland

September 30, 2015 - China
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing is shifting away from a slowing Chinese economy and bargain hunting in Europe.

The Party's Over in Macau

September 29, 2015 - Macau
Residential prices have already dropped by more than 24 percent this year.

Hong Kong: Home owners slash prices

September 25, 2015 - Hong Kong
Home owners are being compelled to slash selling prices to secure buyers in Hong Kong's bleak secondary residential market.

Where are the world's most expensive properties?

September 22, 2015 - Hong Kong
Hong Kong stands apart is the most expensive city location in the world for prime property, some 61% more expensive than its nearest rival London.

International students add £600 million to London's private rented sector

September 21, 2015 - London
The 107,000 international students studying in London contribute some £600 million in rental income to the capital’s rental market, new research has found.

Housing transactions in Taipei fall to 16-year low

September 08, 2015 - Taipei
Transactions of residential and commercial property in Taipei in August fell to a 16-year low for the same month because of government measures to cap speculation in the real estate market.

Rent rises turning investors to German property

September 07, 2015 - Germany
As demand for German property shifts with more renters looking to buy, international investors are also showing more interest in the market.

New Orleans finally rebounding after Katrina

September 04, 2015 - New Orleans
The recovery in the City of New Orleans alone is even more outstanding, with a 46% growth in home prices over 10 years, or 4.6% annually.

Dubai residential prices see 11% annual decline

September 01, 2015 - Dubai
Dubai property prices fell 11% in the year from April-June 2015 – higher than the 10% 2015 maximum decline predicted by some property professionals.

China eases housing investment rules for foreigners

August 31, 2015 - China
China has relaxed rules on property sales to foreigners, in a move seen as aimed at boosting the country's real estate sector amid a slowing economy.