Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Cost of land to build prime homes in Asia still rising

October 05, 2016 - China
Prices of residential sites in Asia increased by 1.9% in the first half of 2016, down from 2.8% in the preceding six months.

China Vanke unveils project in new supercity of Nanjing

August 12, 2016 - Nanjing
Top developer China Vanke has unveiled a new project in Nanjing just as it is reclassified at a Tier One ‘supercity’.

Penda designs Olympic bridge made up of intersecting rings

July 28, 2016 - Zhangjiakou
Architecture studio Penda has teamed up with engineering firm Arup to design a bridge made up of overlapping rings for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.

Policy tightening has little impact on Shenzhen luxury home market

April 21, 2016 - Shenzhen
Shenzhen’s high-end housing market remains on the boil despite the city government’s introduction of tighter buying restrictions.

Property market in Suzhou, China, remains on the boil

April 13, 2016 - Suzhou
Suzhou’s housing market booms, despite measures introduced to tighten it.

Shenzhen takes step to curb skyrocketing housing prices

March 22, 2016 - Shenzhen
Shenzhen last year surpassed Beijing and Shanghai to become the most expensive housing market in China.

China cuts again downpayment level for housing

March 04, 2016 - China
China will cut the minimum downpayment for some home purchases in smaller cities in a bid to revive the sluggish property market and a slowing economy.

China property bubble bound to burst

February 05, 2016 - China
China’s property bubble is bound to burst as the government’s efforts to clear the pile-up of unsold flats is unlikely to work, say market experts.

World's second-tallest building completed in Shanghai

February 02, 2016 - Pudong
Following six years of construction, work was recently completed on the world's second-tallest skyscraper, the Shanghai Tower.

Shenzhen property boom outstrips Hong Kong

December 17, 2015 - Shenzhen
Housing prices in Shenzhen have jumped more than 30% in the year to date, making it the fastest-growing major property market in China.