September 19, 2021 | 08:00
The pandemic as a force majeure event has crippled people’s ability to meet loan repayment requirements, but while the real estate sector also appears susceptible to the crisis, the State Bank of Vietnam and commercial lenders have taken measures to deal with worrisome property assets.
August 12, 2021 | 09:00
Buyers now are more likely to hunt for properties that are not simply accommodation, but also offer greener elements and healthcare facilities.
January 12, 2021 | 17:01
Concerns have been raised on the land fever in surrounding areas of the future Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai after construction started last week.
February 25, 2020 | 14:00
With new guidance on granting ownership being issued in Vietnam, condotel investors are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel after more than two years of uncertainty, with a strengthened market expected to appease both investors and buyers.
May 28, 2018 | 10:15
Decree 51 will allow businesses and farmers to trade on commodity exchanges, leading to inreased market access and security.
February 04, 2013 | 16:54
There was good news and bad news in Vietnam’s economy in 2012, but mostly the latter for businesses.
December 01, 2012 | 17:30
There is a marked increase in M&A activity in Vietnam. This is a good sign that the economy may be recovering, as such transactions often offer a way to expand into new business lines.
November 27, 2012 | 10:21
Tempers are flaring as the ongoing dispute between the developer of the $2 billion Splendora township project and its buyers has not been resolved.
September 10, 2012 | 09:58
Professor Dang Hung Vo – former deputy minister of Natural Resources and Environment and a well-known real estate expert, offers his assessment on the fluctuating property market in a forum ‘Real Estate Market – Status and Business Solutions’ organised by VIR recently.
September 04, 2012 | 14:25
The real estate market has been down in the mouth during the last two years, resulting in heated conflicts between developers and buyers. Developers have faced difficulties in raising capital investment to finish their projects and delayed hand-over of apartments, while buyers are not able to continue payment.
July 18, 2012 | 15:29
Bankers and developers are trying their best to get customers back into the residential market.
A range of bankers like BIDV, Vietinbank and Vietcombank have announced their credit support packages for house buyers with interest rates from 12 to 14 per cent, per year.
May 07, 2012 | 09:50
The jury is out on whether Danang’s international firework competition has ignited the region’s property market.
October 31, 2011 | 07:01
An emerging wealthy class with sufficient disposable income was enough to attract international luxury brands and premium shopping malls sprouting up throughout key cities in Vietnam, all vying for a piece of the golden pie.
October 03, 2011 | 08:00
Patti Joslin Ndzana Etoga, operations director of CB Richard Ellis, discusses how to define a luxury property in Vietnam with overseas experiences taken into account.
September 05, 2011 | 09:41
Until the lengthy time before move-in, what apartment buyers are relying on is an image. Yet most developers fail to develop a strong brand image for their project and themselves, writes Richard Moore.