December News in Brief | Asia Property

Subscription Enquiries
Editorial Enquiries

This will be the secondary navigation

December News in Brief

Published on December 9th, 2014

Sunac ponders scrapping deal for stake in Greentown China Sunac China is considering abandoning its HK$6.3bn ($812.7m) purchase of a 24.3% stake in fellow Hong Kong-listed developer Greentown China, announced…

Not subscribed yet? Click here for full access.

Company Profiles

IREIT GLOBAL

Floated this summer, the first S-reit to target european property has focused on the german office sector initially, but aims to expand into austria, Holland, Switzerland and eventually the UK...

Comment

Winner is not so clear in Sino-Japanese contest

Which of the two following markets would you rather invest in? The first has terrible demographics, its people are getting older and fewer, and GDP growth is minimal. The second...

World News

LIM and ADIA join investors set to sell in Spain

International players including sovereign wealth funds and listed companies are using Spain’s price rebound to exit holdings now considered non-core. A joint venture between LaSalle Investment Management and Abu Dhabi...

Survey

New regime steers India back onto foreign investors’ radar

Many overseas players that have been eyeing Indian opportunities this year are expected to make a move in 2015, tempted by a new business-friendly government and signs of an economic...

News

Country Garden looks to grow in Australia with Meriton buy

Head of Australia’s biggest resi developer seeks $10bn price from Chinese buyer Chinese developer Country Garden is in talks to buy Meriton, Australia’s largest residential developer, in a deal that...

News

Family shares sale knocks Kaisa’s price

Kaisa Holdings’ share price has plummeted following a sale by the chairman’s family trust and revelations that it has been barred from selling some developments in Shenzhen. The Hong Kong-listed...

Survey

Offices win as India’s stores miss out on foreign buyers

A failure to lift measures limiting foreign investment in retail has left the sector trailing behind offices, where expansion by big-name corporate occupiers is helping to secure fresh capital from...

World News

Colony to float via US REIT merger

US real estate private equity firm Colony Capital is to go public by merging with a US REIT. The firm, which has $19bn of assets under management, will be acquired by...

Current Issue