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Looking for affordable rents in Hong Kong? Try co-living space

A group of professionals with property and architectural backgrounds is converting old tenement Hong Kong buildings into co-living projects to offer an affordable housing and networking option to...

Li Ka-shing says elder son Victor will be his successor in principle

Billionaire Li Ka-shing, for decades one of the world’s wealthiest tycoons, has named his elder son Victor Li Tzar-kuoi as his successor in principle, a day after the Cheung Kong group clarified that...

Nan Fung Development in Hong Kong smashes property records, pays US$3.16 billion for world’s costliest land site in Kai Tak

Cash rich Nan Fung Development, the textile producer that morphed into the developer of Hong Kong’s most exclusive real estate, has won a commercial site in Kai Tak area for a record HK$24.6 billion...

Caution sounded in Hong Kong as developer’s financing schemes seen as enabling highly-leveraged home buyers

New flat buyers in Hong Kong are taking advantage of developers’ generous financing plans with larger mortgage sizes, although experts cautioned that the leveraging could amount to heightened risk of...

Hong Kong home prices at record even amid 2017’s three rate increases

Hong Kong residential property prices appear at a disconnect with the uptrending cycle of US interest rates, thanks to strong local buying interest and rising demand from mainlanders seeking to hedge...

Corporate buyer to pay record HK$324 million in stamp duty for luxury house on Hong Kong’s Peak

A corporate buyer is set to pay the highest stamp duty ever on a property in Hong Kong, after forking out HK$1.08 billion for Asia’s most expensive house per square foot. The buyer, named as Giant...

China capital controls threaten overseas investment

China overtook U.S. last year to become world’s largest cross-border property investor

Li Ka-shing sells Shanghai complex for US$2.95 billion while yuan takes a tumble

Tycoon Li Ka-shing has sold a Shanghai office and retail complex to a company majority owned by China Life Insurance Co for 20 billion yuan ($2.95 billion), paring his investment on the mainland...

Hong Kong’s Swire set to release flats of just 142 square feet in size for rent

Swire Properties, the luxury residential and grade-A office builder, has become the latest developer to join the tiny flat frenzy in Hong Kong, after releasing its latest project in Wan Chai with...

Aborted property acquisition points to power shift at Li Ka-shing controlled companies

A rift among two listed firms controlled by Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing is deepening after a HK$1.87 billion property deal collapsed Wednesday, raising speculation that a new generation of...