Category Archives: Overseas Property

LendLease sells all 391 Sydney apartments in 4 hours

All 391 apartments offered by LendLease Group at a project in Sydney were snapped up in just four hours on Saturday, indicating demand for inner-city homes remains buoyant despite looming oversupply. More than 400 potential buyers turned up from 8 … Continue reading

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Malaysia fund said to offer £200m London office for sale

The Malaysian fund that invests on behalf of the country’s 18 million Muslims plans to offer the London headquarters of law firm King & Wood Mallesons for sale, according to one of its investment managers. Gatehouse Bank Plc, which manages … Continue reading

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Frasers Centrepoint unit’s Park Gallery in Australia sold out

PARK Gallery, a townhouse development located at Cova on Australia’s Hope Island, is sold out, Frasers Property announced on Wednesday. Since launching in November, Frasers Property Australia, the Australian division of Frasers Centrepoint Limited, has achieved more than A$28 million … Continue reading

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UK homeowners: property prices have gone up faster than you thought

Housing-obsessed Britons have something new to fixate on: property prices may have increased more than previously thought. A new official house-price index, designed by the Office for National Statistics, shows values rose an annual average of 6.1 per cent between … Continue reading

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City Developments back in Australia housing market after a decade

City Developments Ltd said it was investing in a A$275 million (S$281.7 million) residential development in Brisbane, its first housing project in Australia in over a decade. The Singaporean company said it was teaming up with Australian developers Abacus Property … Continue reading

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Vietnam real estate market heating up

Hundreds of property investors and wannabes fill a stuffy conference room in Cau Giay, a working-class suburb in Hanoi. “I love property!” they stand up and yell at one another with high fives. It is an exercise prompted by the … Continue reading

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Ho Bee buys sixth office property in London

Local developer Ho Bee Land on Tuesday (Dec 1) said it will buy its sixth office property in London for £99 million (S$210 million), continuing its expansion in the UK. Called Apollo House and Lunar House, the property in Croydon, … Continue reading

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Singapore-based investors put in S$3.8b in overseas real estate in Q3: DTZ

Singapore-based investors put in at least S$3.8 billion in overseas real estate markets despite a weaker global economy in Q3, according to data compiled by DTZ (SEA) Research. Of this, more than S$1.8 billion was invested in Australia and S$1.2 … Continue reading

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HLH Group to develop public housing projects in Cambodia

HLH Group has become the first Singaporean company to develop public housing projects in Cambodia, with the launch of a residential development in the port city of Sihanoukville. Called D’Seaview, the mixed-development project will occupy a land area of 9,818 … Continue reading

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Peter Lim-linked firm to develop healthcare city in Iskandar

A firm controlled by Singapore billionaire Peter Lim has dropped plans to build a township in Iskandar Malaysia and will instead develop a healthcare city beside the upcoming Thomson Iskandar medical hub. Rowsley, a Singapore-listed real estate company, announced on … Continue reading

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