Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Luxury transaction rises 25% y-o-y

October 21, 2016 - Hong Kong
962 primary market transactions with value over HKD 20 million have been recorded in the first 8 months of the year, rising 25.4% from the 767 recorded in the same period last year.

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.

Chinese property investors bet on the London's Battersea Power Station

June 22, 2016 - London
Buyers from Hong Kong and China have snapped up around 120 out of the 1,500 homes already sold since the project launched in 2013, according to Battersea Power Station Development Company.

Falling prices attract foreign investors in Czech spa town, Karlovy Vary

April 27, 2016 - Czech Republic
Falling prices and large discrepancies in Karlovy Vary is also helping to attract more overseas property investors, says the Russian overseas property website, Tranio.com.

Zero deposit loans for Chinese property investors

November 23, 2015 - Melbourne
A bank that is offering its customers no-deposit home loans so they can invest in new apartments in Melbourne and the Gold Coast.

Chinese Slowdown Could Help US Real Estate

November 19, 2015 - United States
As the Chinese economy weakens, interest in property in the United States has increased.

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.

Turkish agent sees 250% rise in inquiries from Chinese

August 25, 2015 - Turkey
A surge in visitors from China is transforming the Turkish market, with one agent seeing a 250% rise in inquiries this year.

Milan sees positive surge of Chinese real estate investment

August 04, 2015 - Milano
Fosun, one of China's leading privately-owned groups, has purchased the former Milan headquarters of Italian bank UniCredit.

Miami Condos Seek Chinese Buyers

July 09, 2015 - Miami
As South American buyers slow down, Miami developers and real-estate brokers are setting their sights on China