Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Mainlander ratio in luxury market rises back to pre-"spicy tricks" level

October 03, 2016 - Hong Kong
The ratio of mainland buyer contribution has risen back to above 30% for total transaction volume in the primary luxury market as of 2Q2016.

CKP sells street shops in Yuccie Square for HKD 620m

October 03, 2016 - Yuen Long
Cheung Kong Property has recently sold several street shops in Yuccie Square, with a total GFA of 20,000 sq ft, for HKD 620 million, or HKD 31,000 per sq ft, to a local investor.

BoE launches easing measures

September 30, 2016 - England
The Bank of England (BoE), following its meeting yesterday, has decided to cut interest rates by 25 basis points to a new low of 0.25%,

2 plots of New Central Harbourfront worth HKD 50 billion

September 29, 2016 - Central
The Town Planning Board will discuss this Friday, the plan for plot no.3 of the New Central Harbourfront which covers the Central Post Office and an adjacent site.

Whampoa MTR Station commences in October

September 28, 2016 - Whampoa
TR service of the Whampoa Garden, a major estate in Hung Hom, will commence in the coming October, which will improve the transportation of the area.

Sydney real estate agent made $1 MILLION in commission in just one year

September 26, 2016 - New South Wales
A Sydney real estate agent has made $1 million in commission after a stellar financial year of sales.

Cheung Kong Property wins Kau To plot at HKD 1.95 billion

September 21, 2016 - Shatin
Kau To residential plot in Sha Tin has been awarded to Cheung Kong Property at a high price of HKD 1.953 billion, or HKD 8,000 per sq ft of permissible GFA.

Market expects Kai Tak new plot valuing HKD 4.2 billion

September 20, 2016 - Kowloon Bay
The Land Registry announced that the tender of the plot at Kai Tak Area 1K Site 3 will start on 23 September (next Friday) and close on 28 October.

Secondary luxury market warms up

September 19, 2016 - North Point Mid Level
Transactions in secondary luxury market has been picking up recently.

Taiwan investors are behind property sales boom in Guam

September 14, 2016 - Guam
Taiwanese investors are reportedly playing a key role in an uptick of property sales in Guam this year.