Real Estate

Chartered Surveyors See Rents to Fall Due to Unstable Economy and Excessive Supply

RICS residential lettings survey Q4 2008 HONG KONG, March 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Rents dropped across the residential lettings sector as would-be-sellers continued to flood the rental market with unsellable properties, says the RICS Lettings Survey published recently. Between the ...

2009-03-24 18:12 674

RICS: Professional Surveyors As Essential Players in Every Economy

HONG KONG, March 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The high ethical standards and professional competence of chartered surveyors are a vital element in the future competitiveness of the economy, says a report published in UK recently. The report, commissioned by UK Treasury, has concluded that the stron...

2009-03-23 20:08 652

NASDAQ Confirms China Housing & Land Development Meets Requirements for Independent Directors and Board Audit Committee

Former PricewaterhouseCoopers Executive Joins China Housing & Land Development as Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee XI'AN, China, March 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Housing & Land Development, Inc., (Nasdaq: CHLN) reported today that NASDAQ has confirmed that w...

2009-03-20 19:30 698

Xinyuan Real Estate Company to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results on March 27, 2009

BEIJING, March 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. ("Xinyuan" or "the Company") (NYSE: XIN), a residential real estate developer with a focus on strategically selected Tier II cities in China, today announced that it plans to release fourth quarter and full year 2008 financial ...

2009-03-18 20:30 743

Owens Corning Names Daniel Zhang Head of Asia-Pacific Building Materials Group

Appointment Strengthens Company's Presence in Asian Region TOLEDO, Ohio, March 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a world leader in building materials and glass fiber reinforcements, today announced the appointment of Daniel Zhang as vice president and managing director ...

2009-03-18 08:00 902

Sunrise Real Estate Development Group Enter Into Share Purchase Agreement with Whole World Holding Corporation

SHANGHAI, March 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SRRE) (website: http://www.sunrise.sh ) announced that on March 10, 2009, Sunrise Real Estate Development Group, Inc. ("Sunrise"), entered into a Share Purchase Agreement with Whole World Holding Corpora...

2009-03-13 21:00 618

RICS Global RE Weekly: Hong Kong Commercial Property Enters 'Double Dip'

HONG KONG, March 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The latest figures on the Hong Kong economy are due next week with the release of both unemployment data on Tuesday 17th and inflation on Friday 20th. The release of the unemployment rate is a key indicator for the commercial property market. Labour mar...

2009-03-13 12:43 501

E-House Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results

SHANGHAI, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or the "Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced its selected unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2008. ...

2009-03-12 19:00 986

Job Satisfaction in the Profession Rises

RICS and Macdonald & Company UK Rewards & Attitudes Survey 2009 Expects similar trend to prevail in Hong Kong HONG KONG, March 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Job satisfaction, strong leadership within the workplace and job security are now as important to Chartered Surveyors as economic factors acco...

2009-03-10 20:14 584

RICS Global RE Weekly: Chinese Property to Gain Some Support

HONG KONG, March 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Next week sees the release of several pieces of Chinese economic data which should provide an insight into whether the acceleration of fiscal stimulus packages are taking effect. Inflation and the closely watched trade data, will be due on Monday 9th and...

2009-03-06 19:42 661

Oil Exporters and Emerging Nations Catch Global Property Contagion

China property market remains prudent, says RICS Global Commercial Property Survey Q4 2008 HONG KONG, March 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Collapsing oil prices have pulled oil rich countries into the global property malaise with capital values falling in emerging nations for the first time in the ...

2009-03-04 21:34 583

RICS Maps Out Sustainable Road Ahead

Global concerns that press for immediate actions by both governments and individuals HONG KONG, March 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS) has recently launched a new research report "Toward a Low Carbon Built Environment: A roadmap for Action" as par...

2009-03-04 18:30 601

ProLogis Asia Operations Announces Enhanced Corporate Branding

- Reinforcing commitment in China and Japan logistics markets - SHANGHAI, March 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The company formerly known as ProLogis Asian Operations has been re-branded as “Global Logistic Properties”. This is a key step for the industrial and logistics infrastructure provider...

2009-03-03 21:25 957

RICS Global RE Weekly: South Korean Property Activity Declines Accelerate

Hong Kong,Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The South Korean property market has been hit hard from the downturn in global trade with early indications from the latest RICS Survey showing declines in activity across all sectors of the market. Tenant demand fell for the second consecutive quarter in t...

2009-02-27 16:54 683

E-House to Report Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results on March 12, 2009

SHANGHAI, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (“E-House”) (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth fiscal quarter and full year ended December 31, 2008 before the U.S. markets o...

2009-02-26 18:30 689

Regeneration and Community Benefit Nominees Dominate RICS Awards 2009

Reflects revitalization and user-benefit as global trend for the industry Hong Kong, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Enthusiasm for the most prestigious prize in UK property has reached new highs despite challenging conditions for many property professionals with a record of 363 entrees being ...

2009-02-25 16:09 646

Xinyuan Real Estate Company Announces New Chief Financial Officer

- Tom Gurnee Named Chief Financial Officer - - Frank Ng to Retire - BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. ("Xinyuan" or "the Company") (NYSE: XIN), a residential real estate developer with a focus on strategically selected Tier II cities in China, today announce...

2009-02-24 21:30 1038

CoreNet Global Asia Summit Continues to Attract Industry Leaders

Mr. Tai Kin Ip, Deputy Director, Economic Services, the Government of the Macau SAR, joins list of top-tier speakers and sponsors HONG KONG, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CoreNet Global today announced that it has expanded its top-tier line up of speakers and participants for its 2009 Asia S...

2009-02-23 10:35 696

Former PricewaterhouseCoopers Executive Joins China Housing & Land Development as Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee

XI’AN, China, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Housing & Land Development, Inc., (Nasdaq: CHLN) announced today that Mr. Albert S. McLelland has been elected as an independent director of the Company. Mr. McLelland also will serve as the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board o...

2009-02-19 21:00 781

Gold Horse International, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results

HOHHOT, China, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Gold Horse International, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: GHII) ("Gold Horse" or "the Company"), a multifaceted business group that controls and operates a construction company, real estate development business and a hotel in Inner Mongolia, China, today an...

2009-02-13 21:00 561
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