Residential Property

19 Apr 18
Residential prices rose 1.6% in March, extending the uptrend since April 2016.
19 Apr 18
Secretary Frank Chan Fan believes that regulations may raise home prices.
17 Apr 18
Flats of less than 20 square meters accounted for 4% of private homes completed in 2017.
16 Apr 18
Consumers may shoulder higher mortgage repayments soon.
5 Apr 18
Total consideration for sales and purchase agreements fell to $50.5b.
5 Apr 18
Analysts expect the momentum to slow from 16.1% to 14% in 2018.
2 Apr 18
Loans for primary transactions plunged18.2% whilst loans for secondary transactions dropped 13.2%.
2 Apr 18
Maximum total amount is estimated at $2.45b and $50m for domestic and non-domestic licensees.
29 Mar 18
A luxury apartment at the Peak sold for almost $130,000 per sq ft at $590.19m.
27 Mar 18
More than half were for apartment developments.
16 Mar 18
If interest rates rise, lower property prices may only hurt mortgage payers.
15 Mar 18
They can maintain their credit profiles even if prices were to plunge by 30%.
15 Mar 18
Analysts waved off concerns that interest rates will immediately rise following the Fed’s tightening policies.
13 Mar 18
The gross value of home projects rose 1.4% in nominal terms to $66.1b.
13 Mar 18
Market prices increased for the 15th consecutive month but a slowdown may be looming.
13 Mar 18
Wheelock & Co. sold all 750 apartments amidst a slew of 9,800 applications.
9 Mar 18
The ratio of HIBOR-linked new mortgage loans on floating rates has dipped to 86.2% in January.
7 Mar 18
The 65-hectare site could provide some 20,000 homes.
6 Mar 18
The administration's focus on education and IT is drawing attention away from the more pressing housing issue.
5 Mar 18
Total consideration for the sale and purchase agreements hit $62.6b.
2 Mar 18
The government will provide data on all bids only after the winning transaction is sealed.
2 Mar 18
It can provide 15,200 flats.
27 Feb 18
This is partly due to stamp duty amendments encouraging home upgrades.
27 Feb 18
Mickey and Minnie may soon be homeless, but at least, 40,000 Hong Kongers won’t be.
26 Feb 18
Of that figure, 9 were for apartment and commercial developments.
26 Feb 18
If passed, the PMSA will collect start collecting from property transferees by July 1.
20 Feb 18
Banks have enough money to delay its implementation.
15 Feb 18
The number of complaints lodged at the council more than doubled in 2017.
15 Feb 18
The price range for the homes range from $1.59m to $6.3m.
14 Feb 18
However, it only serves as a medium to long-term supply option.
14 Feb 18
Its $16b sale to Henderson Land was 12% higher than the original land selling price.
13 Feb 18
HSBC and BOC locked rates at 1.68% - lower than the industry standard.
13 Feb 18
HSBC ate up almost a fourth of market share after snapping over 1800 deals.
13 Feb 18
Sales will remain muted whilst secondary home prices is poised to slow this year.
12 Feb 18
It broke Tokyo’s ten-year streak after snapping $20.91m in sales volume.
12 Feb 18
The area for land development covers approximately 525 hectares.
9 Feb 18
Some buyers may not be able to pay the upfront cash burden, said EY in its budget wishlist.
8 Feb 18
This pushed rents up, with Mid-levels rising the fastest at 0.6%.
8 Feb 18
This comes even as the HKMA tightened lending to developers last June.
7 Feb 18
The partial development option can provide 4,600 flats whilst the full option can triple the number at 13,200 units.