Myanmar Property Awards 2017 Kickoff in Yangoon

Coming to 3rd edition, the Myanmar Property Awards are opened for nominations and will take place on 30 June 2017.

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Singapore looking for property market rebound

Singapore's second-biggest lender, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OSCB) said the country's disappointing property market looks set to improve after the biggest economic contraction in the past three years.

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Iskandar Malaysia property slows, other sectors ok

Iskandar Malaysia’s property sector has slowed down recently but other sectors, manufacturing in particular, continue to perform well according to the Iskandar Regional Development Authority IRDA).

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Singapore’s Thong Sia Building purchased by SIN Capital Group

The SIN Capital Group has purchased the Thong Sia Building to for SGD380 million, JLL announced in a press release.

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Donald Trump sells Park Avenue penthouse

Donald Trump took a quick break from his presidential campaign to sell his penthouse in New York’s Trump Park Avenue building. According to real estate listing agent Michelle Griffith, the swanky accommodations fetched USD21 million.

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Cambodia prepares for new construction laws

The final drafting stages of the legislative process have started for the Cambodian Construction Law that will help introduce much-needed international standards to the local property industry, the Phnom Penh Post reported.

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Residential prices drop in Singapore

Private home and average rental prices in Singapore declined for the sixth consecutive quarter according to a report by Knight Frank.

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Indonesia planning to allow foreign ownership

Property ownership rules in Indonesia will soon be relaxed allowing for foreigners to legally purchase luxury properties in the country.

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Americans look to the Philippines

The Philippines ranked inside the top 15 countries attracting the interest of American overseas property buyers in the year ending March 2015, according to research from the National Association of Realtors.

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Art Deco theme for Galliard's latest London launch

Overseas buyers and investors of London property will be eagerly awaiting the Southeast Asia launch of the latest development from Galliard Homes in what is part of Dockland’s largest residential scheme.

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Global demand for luxury homes

Ultra wealthy individuals are buying up luxury homes around the world in even larger numbers to diversify their holdings, according to a new report.

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UK house prices still rising

Tight housing supply saw average house prices in the United Kingdom in the three months to May 2015 rise by 2 percent compared with the preceding three months, according to the latest Halifax House Price Index.

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London office for SE Asia buyers

To cater to its international buyers who visit London regularly, particularly those from Singapore, Malaysia and the rest of Southeast Asia, British builder Weston Homes has opened an office in the heart on central London.

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Vietnam Foreign Ownership: All you need to know

What are the foreign property ownership laws that are being introduced on July 1 in Vietnam, and what will they mean for overseas and Vietnamese property buyers and investors? Our story has the answers.

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Chinese lead US overseas homebuyers

Five countries accounted for more than half of all international property purchases in the United States in the 12 months ending March 2015, with China overtaking Canada as the leading nationality for the first time.

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The beauty of Lombok Island

Offering the beauty of Lombok Island in West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, Private Sanctuary, a Hong Kong-based real estate developer, is selling its new project called Mandalika View and has international investors firmly in its focus.

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London Octopus plans ditched

British property developer Galliard Homes, a familiar name throughout Southeast Asia, has paid in excess of £15 million to acquire full ownership and control of a site close to the Chiswick Roundabout in West London.

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Mass exodus of agents in SG

Singapore’s sluggish property market saw more than 2,000 real estate agents leave major real estate agencies during the first three months of 2015 according to industry data.

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Philippines to offer hotel investments

Overseas property buyers and investors now have the option of investing in hotel rooms in the Philippines., with Century Properties embarking on its first ever hotel project in partnership with the world-renowned hotel chain Accor.

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EcoHouse: British investigation "fraught with difficulties"

In an exclusive interview with PropertyGuru Group, the man looking after the liquidation of Ecohouse Developments Limited has admitted to being frustrated, and that his investigations into the collapse of the company is “fraught with difficulties.”

Continue ReadingJun 17, 2015