Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Could the new high-speed train solve the Hong Kong housing crisis?

October 12, 2018 - Hong Kong
The opening of the high-speed railway between Hong Kong and Guangzhou may assuage the housing crisis in the Chinese SAR.

Property prices crash in Mandalay

October 11, 2018 - Mandalay
Real estate agents in Mandalay said property prices in some of the region’s less populated areas have fallen by half and transactions are almost non-existent.

No oversupply in Bangkok condos

October 10, 2018 - Bangkok
Condo oversupply exists in some Greater Bangkok locations but will eventually decrease as developers delay new launches in those areas.

China orders six provinces to rethink housing pre-sale rules

October 09, 2018 - Guangdong
Guangdong province is calling for the cancellation of a decades-long property pre-sale system that has played a primary role in supporting China’s real estate developers.

Dubai homes 22% cheaper than market peak in 2014

October 08, 2018 - Dubai
Property values in Dubai are 22.3 per cent cheaper since the peak of mid-2014, according to a third quarter report issued by consulting firm ValuStrat.

Hong Kong home prices fall for first time in 29 months

October 05, 2018 - Hong Kong
Hong Kong private home prices fell for the first time in 29 months in August and are expected to soften further.

The world's biggest real-estate bubbles, from Hong Kong to London

October 05, 2018 - Hong Kong
Housing prices in Hong Kong are the most overvalued and at the greatest risk of collapse, according to a report focused on 20 major cities.

Korean government fails to curb Seoul apartment prices

September 13, 2018 - Seoul
Despite a series of anti-speculation measures, the Korean government seems to have failed to curb apartment prices in key areas of Seoul.

Chinese buyers are deserting the Seattle property market

September 11, 2018 - Seattle
Chinese buying is “drying up,” said Stephen Saunders, managing broker with Coldwell Banker Seattle.

Thai buyers feel homes are too expensive

September 05, 2018 - Thailand
High home prices and the current economic downturn have conspired to dampen consumer satisfaction with the real estate climate in Thailand.