Real Estate

Gulf Resources Announces Asset Purchase Agreement with Wei Fang City Hanting Area

Expected to initially add 4,700 tons of incremental annual bromine production capacity equating to $9.4 million in revenue and $2.4 million in net income NEW YORK and SHANDONG, China, Jan. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GFRE) a leading produ...

2008-01-08 21:30 810

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Completes Initial Baqiao Land Sale of 18.4 Net Acres to Xi'an Developer for $25.2 million

XI'AN, China, Jan. 2 /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 that it has completed the first land sale of the Company'...

2008-01-02 21:00 809

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Signs Engagement Letter with Parsons Brinckerhoff to Jointly Collaborate on Future Planning for the Company's Baqiao Project

-- The companies expect to begin the development planning and construction of 80 acres of land beginning in 2008, which is expected to increase the value of the property -- China Housing is currently negotiating a deal with the local Xi’an government covering t...

2007-12-19 21:30 785

China Housing & Land Development Engages Moore Stephens Cooper Molyneux LLP as the Company's Independent Auditor

XI'AN, China, Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Housing & Land Development, Inc., "China Housing" (OTC Bulletin Board: CHLN), a leading developer of residential and commercial properties in northwestern China announced today that the Company has engaged Moore Stephens Cooper Molyneux LLP as t...

2007-12-15 02:01 671

Xinyuan Real Estate Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on NYSE

ZHENGZHOU, China, Dec. 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. (“Xinyuan” or “the Company”), a fast-growing residential real estate developer that focuses on Tier II cities in China, today announced that its initial public offering of 17,500,000 American Depositary Shares (...

2007-12-12 11:45 596

E-House Announces Strategic Cooperation with Evergrande Real Estate

SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or "the Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it has formed a strategic cooperation arrangement with Evergrande Real Estate Group Co., Ltd....

2007-12-07 19:23 1048

Residential Sales in Hong Kong Surged to the Highest Level in Decade

HONG KONG, Dec. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Physical Property Holdings Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PPYH) announced today that according to an article published recently by Ms. Peggy Sito in the South China Morning Post that the property sales in Hong Kong surged to the highest level in ...

2007-12-07 21:00 890

Beyond China and India: Future Development Hubs Identified by Top Corporate Real Estate and Site Selection Experts

CoreNet Global Summit Panelists Dub San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Sofia, Bulgaria Chengdu, China as 'Sleepers,' but Warn of Pitfalls SHANGHAI, Dec. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai and Bangalore are well-known international development hotspots, but expert panelists at the CoreNet Global Summit...

2007-12-05 10:00 876

RICS Announces Results of Salary & Benefits Survey 2007

Macau Demonstrates Its Huge Potential by Outperforming All AP Countries HONG KONG, Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Macdonald & Company today announces results of the Salary & Benefits Survey 2007. Average annual salary of profes...

2007-11-27 21:42 885

CoreNet Global to Host Symposium on ‘Corporate Real Estate Design for Profit and Productivity’at Guangzhou Design Week

Global Real Estate Experts To Share Design Strategies And Ideas Atone Of The Most Prominent Events On The International Design Calendar GUANGZHOU, Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CoreNet Global is pleased to announce that it will host a symposium on "Corporate Real Estate Design for Profit a...

2007-11-27 14:37 887

Otis' 'Green' Elevators Included in Landmark Calgary Tower

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), was awarded a $26 million contract to provide elevators and escalators at The Bow, a 59-story office building in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. ( Photo: http://www....

2007-11-27 20:00 901

China Fire & Security Group, Inc. Announces $31.0 Million Contract with Shougang Jingtang Steel and Iron Corporation

BEIJING, Nov. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Fire & Security Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CFSG) (“China Fire” or “the Company”), a leading industrial fire protection products and solutions provider in China, announced today that the Company was notified by Shougang Jingtang Steel and Iron C...

2007-11-26 20:30 1003

Mumbai Summit to Showcase How Companies Intend to Address the Impending Talent Shortage in Corporate Real Estate

Talent Management Proves a Hot Topic Amongst Delegates Due to Attend the 6th Annual Corenet Global Asia Summit in Mumbai Next Year MUMBAI, India, Nov. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Organizers of the 2008 CoreNet Global Asia Summit today announced that the decision to focus on 'talent management...

2007-11-26 11:30 781

Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. Signs One New Contract

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SRRE; website: http://www.sunrise.sh ) announced that it has entered into one new agency sales contract on November 6, 2007, for the sale of the Fuyang Yijing International Garden residential c...

2007-11-23 20:00 860

Cost of Building in China 45% of Cost in Hong Kong

New survey puts China Fifth in Regional Cost Table and Hong Kong Third, Reviewed by RICS' Latest Survey HONG KONG, Nov. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China’s booming construction sector comes fifth in the East Asian league table of building costs, reveals a newly published survey of the world’...

2007-11-23 10:30 811

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Financial Results

Third Quarter and Recent Highlights: -- On November 19th Company Signs Letter of Intent with Domestic Chinese Developer, to Sell 25 Acres of Baqiao Property for Approximately $30.0 million in Proceeds resulting in approximately $12.0 million in Net Profit; Validates Value Proposition of ...

2007-11-20 06:26 906

E-House Reports Third Fiscal Quarter 2007 Results

Revenues Grew 293% Year-Over-Year; Net Income Grew 1,403% Year-Over-Year SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or "the Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced its unaudited financial re...

2007-11-16 06:00 946

E-House to Present at the CIBC World Markets 3rd Annual Mid & Small Cap "Best Ideas" Conference

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that Mr. Xin Zhou, chairman and chief executive officer of E-House, and Ms. Kate Kui, director of corporate developm...

2007-11-16 06:20 939

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Submits 5-Day Filing Extension for Third Quarter 2007 Results

XI'AN, China, Nov. 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 that the Company has submitted an automatic 5-day filing ext...

2007-11-15 04:01 874

World-Renowned Brand, The Plaza, Celebrates Its Entry Into the Las Vegas Gaming and Hospitality Market

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Plaza, a brand known throughout the world for luxurious elegance and beauty, begins the entry into the Las Vegas gaming and hospitality market with the implosion of the Frontier Hotel & Casino. New York-based ELAD Group and Israel-based IDB Group ha...

2007-11-14 07:49 866