Asia Pacific

Malaysians look overseas as AUD and GBP weaken

Malaysia’s interest in overseas real estate, notably in Australia and the UK, has increased, supported by a weaker pound and a softer AUD (Australian dollar)

Are China’s land kings here to stay?

China’s “land kings” have recently been living up to their nickname by bidding and paying sky-high prices for land in the country’s top cities.

Singapore revises development charges as property market sentiment improves

Singapore has raised taxes or so-called development charges (DC) on sites for commercial, non-landed residential and for hotel or hospital use.

G20 puts spotlight on China amid global volatility

With the end of the G20 meeting in Hangzhou, China has made its stamp not only as host but as a global economic force that can’t be ignored.

Improved transparency aids dynamic Asian mega cities

Improvements in global real estate market transparency have brought more focus to property as an investment class.

China’s new currency regime benefits global real estate markets

Since the renminbi shake-up last year, mainland investors have accelerated their acquisitions of property assets in both Hong Kong and further afield in the United States.

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