Posts Tagged ‘property market’

Abu Dhabi lets foreigners own land to boost market

By BLOOMBERG
DUBAI • Abu Dhabi will allow foreigners to own the land under their homes and offices for the first time as the emirate looks for ways to ...

IOI Properties positive on market recovery

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ioiproperties.com.my
IOI Properties Group Bhd expects the property market to recover from the overhang situation due to a pickup ...

Seacera seeks to turn around via cash call exercises to cut debt

The exercises entail an issuance of new shares to settle the RM31m owed to creditors
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Seacera Group Bhd is ...

REIT segment to remain resilient despite tough times ahead

It’s a popular asset class for investors looking for sustainable returns at fairly low risk profiles
By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR ...

Luxury homes reserved for Singaporeans buck property slowdown

SINGAPORE • Some of Singapore’s most desirable houses come with a catch — only locals can own them.
That foreign buyers — notably from China — who for ...

Thai property can stay hot in chillier times

By RONALD W CHAN / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Thailand’s booming property market is at risk of cooling this year as rampant construction threatens an oversupply ...

Sunway REIT repositioning from retail-focused to diversified REIT

by TMR
Sunway Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) will reposition its business strategy from being retail-focused to a more diversified REIT to boost ...

Singapore’s GIC cites China ‘bubble’ risk

SINGAPORE • Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund boss named credit excesses and the property market as two of the biggest challenges facing China.
The ...

Is Penang’s property market finally cooling?

With signs of property prices stabilising, comes the problem of a possible property overhang in the island state
By BERNAMA / Pic by BLOOMBERG The ...

Theresa May plans to hike UK property tax for foreign home buyers

LONDON • Foreign buyers face paying higher tax on their purchase of homes in the UK, as Prime Minister Theresa May starts unveiling policy plans ahead of ...

How a family turn a barren hillside into an RM18b property empire

The Kadoories’ propensity to hang on to nurture assets allows them to amass a trove of trophy landmarks in HK
by Venus Feng & Frederik Balfour ...

Not a great time for house flippers

Property investors must be able to hold their assets for at least 10 years for the value to appreciate, says consultant
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By ...