Real Estate

Creto International Signs Deal

OXFORD, Mich., Sept. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Creto International Inc. (Creto) is pleased to announce the signing of Haikou Creto Building Materials Co. Ltd of Haikou, Hainan, China as the exclusive distributor of Creto brand products in the Peoples Republic of China. Distributorship expansion...

2007-09-17 19:30 717

RICS Hong Kong Setup Macau Committee

To Assist Members Tape into Booming Macau Property Market HONG KONG, Sept. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In view of the continuous expansion of the Macau property market and in order to better serve our members in Macau, the RICS Hong Kong Board has approved the set up of the Macau Committee on...

2007-09-13 15:35 1062

Emporis Completes Multi-Million Euro Financing Round to Drive Growth

DARMSTADT, Germany, Sept. 6 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Emporis has completed a multi-million Euro financing for future growth. The company manages and markets building data in more than 50,000 cities worldwide. The VC Neuhaus Partners has invested together with KfW Bankengruppe in this innovative te...

2007-09-06 05:24 769

Freescale Retains Colliers ATREG to Sell UK Manufacturing Facilities in East Kilbride and Dunfermline

Operational Wafer Manufacturing Facility and Wafer Manufacturing Shell Offer Additional Capacity, Diversification and Development Opportunities SEATTLE, Sept. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Freescale Semiconductor has retained Colliers ATREG, in conjunction with Colliers CRE in Scotland, to assist ...

2007-09-05 07:34 898

Latest Global Property Survey by RICS

Offers A Global View on Performances of Commercial Property Markets in All Emerging and Developed Regions HONG KONG, Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Property Survey is a biannual guide published by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors to reveal developing trends in the commerc...

2007-08-31 10:00 848

Consumer Confidence Shows Broad-Based Drop in August as Rising Home Prices Weaken Future Expectations

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing a broad-based decline in August, as rapidly rising home and general prices weakened future expectations. (Logo: http://www.prn...

2007-08-29 11:13 937

E-House Reports Second Fiscal Quarter 2007 Results

Revenue Grows 147% Year-Over-Year; Net Income Grows 242% Year-Over-Year SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (“E-House”) (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the ...

2007-08-23 05:00 1032

E-House to Report Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results on August 22, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2007 after the U.S. market closes on August ...

2007-08-20 20:00 924

Simsari.com Aims for Slice of Global Online Property Market

- Real Estate Now Among the Top Ten Most Sought After B2C Categories Online DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Simsari.com ( http://www.simsari.com ), Dubai's online property marketplace, has announced the appointment of Marwan Lallas as its new managing director,...

2007-08-16 17:00 828

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Receives Formal Approval from the Xi'an Baqiao District Government to Begin Baqiao Development

XI'AN, China, Aug. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Housing & Land Development, Inc., “China Housing” (OTC Bulletin Board: CHLN), a leading developer of residential and commercial properties in the city of Xi'an announced today the Company has secured final approval from the Baqiao ...

2007-08-14 19:30 852

Planning Application for Tamar Submitted

HONG KONG, Aug. 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On August 6, the Gammon-Hip Hing Joint Venture (the Joint Venture) submitted to the Town Planning Board a planning application relating to the Tamar Development Project. The public can now view the full submission at a dedicated website set up by the ...

2007-08-10 17:15 943

E-House (China) Holdings Limited Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on NYSE

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (“E-House”), a leading real estate services company in China, announced today that its initial public offering of 14,600,000 American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”), each representing one ordinary share of ...

2007-08-30 12:17 1049

China Security & Surveillance Technology Announces Date for Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Aug. 8 /XinhuaPRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSCT), a leading provider of digital surveillance technology in China, today announced that it plans to report second quarter 2007 financial results on Monday, August 13, 200...

2007-08-08 04:00 796

David Tuffin Elected President of RICS

HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mr. David Tuffin, President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS") for the 2007/2008 session, was inaugurated after the RICS Governing Council meeting on 17 July. He is managing partner of independent building and project consu...

2007-07-25 13:10 877

RICS Announces Formation of RICS China Board

For Formulation of Professional Strategies Tailored for The China Market HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS") announces the formation of a new Board for RICS China. Nominations for positions on the new Board will be sought from the R...

2007-07-25 13:09 842

Arquitectonica Designs Symbolic Gateway Tower to Reem Island, Abu Dhabi

Tower among tallest in the country; architect going for LEED Certification MIAMI, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Designed to take full advantage of the commanding views of the Persian Gulf and Abu Dhabi, international architecture firm Arquitectonica has designed Sky Tower -- the 300-meter ...

2007-07-24 11:41 1068

McGraw-Hill Construction to Present Green Building and Energy Conservation International Conference, September 13-14 in China

NEW YORK, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Construction, the premier provider of construction information and intelligence in North America and part of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), today announced it will present "Green Building and Energy Conservation: The Talk, Practice a...

2007-07-18 09:10 900

Sunrise Real Estate Group Declares a 3% Stock Dividend

SHANGHAI, China, July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SRRE; website: http://www.sunrise.sh ) announced that on Monday, July 16, 2007, its Board of Directors declared a 3% stock dividend on its outstanding shares of common stock to be paid on A...

2007-07-17 20:00 962

RICS Announces Messrs David Tse and Kenneth Chan elected as Governing Councillors representing Asia & Middle East Region

HONG KONG, July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- RICS Asia Pacific announces today that Messrs David Tse (Chairman of Hong Kong Board) and Kenneth Chan (Re-elected Governing Councillor for Asia Region) have secured the only two seats available for RICS Governing Council (GC) in the Asia & Middle East ...

2007-07-03 12:00 1035

Starr International Acquires Stake in Discovery Russian Realty Paveletskaya Project

NEW YORK, July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Starr International Company, Inc. ("SICO"), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Starr Investments Cayman I, Inc., acquired a substantial shareholding in Discovery Russian Realty Paveletskaya Project Limited, a real estate development company whic...

2007-07-04 10:04 902