Chinese developer wins Hong Kong real estate development contract

China’s state-owned construction company, GAC Group, has won the Hong Kong property development contract for a $200 million project in the city’s downtown, according to a Hong Kong media report.The project is being developed by Hong Kong-based construction firm GAC China.The news comes amid China’s ongoing crackdown on Hong Kong activists who have taken to the streets to demand democracy, […]

How to spot the real estate industry’s ‘fake news’

Australia’s real estate market is «haunting» with fake news, with some news outlets making unsubstantiated claims about the market and others offering misleading and inaccurate information, according to an analysis by The Australian Financial Report.The report, which analysed over 100,000 real estate news stories from August to October, found a significant rise in «fake news» on social media.While some media […]

What is a real estate listing in Vietnam?

What is an actual listing on real estate websites?The answer to that is a lot of different things, but most people will know what a listing is, because they have seen one in their neighborhood.The real estate listings they have read about tend to be for a particular location or for a certain price range.But there are also lots of […]

When it comes to the real estate market, the value of a property is only part of the story

The value of real estate is only one part of a transaction, so when a buyer or seller is looking at a property, they can use their eyes, ears, nose or fingers to pick out what a property would be worth, say, based on the following factors:

How to search real estate for renters

The city is set to begin renting out more than 60,000 units of vacant property in a move that is expected to create about 25,000 new jobs and generate an estimated $100 million in economic activity.The city’s rental application to the federal government is set for release on Monday.It’s part of an ongoing $2-billion program to help build more than […]

Trump wants to bring back the American dream, but only if people can afford it

President Donald Trump wants Americans to have a better life, but the problem is that there’s only so much money that will be available to go around.«I want people to have more than what we’ve got,» he told a crowd at a rally in Florida on Wednesday night.«But, you know, that’s going to be the biggest challenge.»But if he does […]

How to Live in Vietnam

Real estate company America House Properties has announced it will be buying up properties in Vietnam, the United States and the Philippines to create a «world class» property management company that will be headquartered in New York.America House has said it will also create a new unit for international investment.The company, which operates under the name American House Group, will […]

How to get a job in Vietnam

We’re a nation of immigrants, but not all of them are here legally.We’ve got a very specific immigration law.The American people are very concerned about immigration reform.But what they don’t have is any kind of immigration enforcement agency.They’re not going to be able to enforce the immigration law, they’re not even going to have the immigration enforcement they need to […]

How To Sell a Real Estate Website on eBay for $50,000

The world of real estate is in flux.As more and more properties are sold on the auction block, the value of a home is rising.But it’s not all bad news for the buyer.The auction site is not the only online marketplace that offers a real estate listing.There are many, and sellers are starting to use these sites as their own […]

Why buy a home in Vietnam? Buy a house in Hanoi

Buy a home?The Vietnamese capital Hanoil is an exotic locale for a couple of reasons: it’s home to the largest concentration of Chinese tourists in the world, and it’s also home to a growing number of real estate companies.But there are also plenty of people who aren’t as keen on the idea of renting out a home.In Hanoig, real estate […]