Cao Qian

Business Reporter

Manufacturing rebounds, but remains in the negative

China's manufacturing activity rebounded moderately in January but remained in the negative territory for the second straight month, official data showed on Thursday.

New home sales rebound as average price falls

Sales of new residential properties rebounded moderately last week amid ample new supply, while the average cost fell to a four-month low, the latest market data showed.

Real estate transactions set to slow

Property consultancy says urbanization and demographic fundamentals will continue to create opportunities for investors.

Office rents likely to slip back

Abundant supply in Shanghai's core markets and a wait-and-see attitude takes the steam out of the Grade A market.

New housing market performance across China a mixed bag

New-housing markets in China registered mixed performances in December in different tiered cities while cooling signs continued to dominate pre-owned markets across the country.

Shanghai new housing sales suffer major setback

Shanghai's new housing sales suffered a major setback last week but still stayed above the 100,000-square-meter threshold, the latest market data showed.

Shanghai still China's top location for real estate investment

Shanghai remained China's top location for real estate investment in 2018 with more than half of the country's transaction volume being recorded here.

CapitaLand acquires huge chunk of Lujiazui office building

CapitaLand announced today that it has acquired 70 percent of an office building in Lujiazui for 2.75 billion yuan (US$401 million), in partnership with an unrelated third party.

Shanghai new home sales see double-digit growth

Shanghai's new housing market registered double-digit growth in the first week of 2019 amid robust sales in outlying districts, the latest industry data showed.

Year-end housing bounce fails to come through

Prices outstripped inflation and the area sold boomed. But the market expected more.