Solutions offered in battle to survive amid credit tightening

Solutions offered in battle to survive amid credit tightening

Real estate developers are resorting to various channels for capital diversification in the face of tightening credit and unfavourable market conditions.
Real estate bonds shackled by rules

Real estate bonds shackled by rules

Although experts believe that rating agencies are an indispensable element of a healthy and transparent market, and a significant fundraising channel, real estate developers may suffer hurdles due to stringent bond issuance rules.
Developers clamour for legal clarity

Developers clamour for legal clarity

Real estate leaders suggest that detailed regulations are needed to promote a healthy condotel, officetel, and resort villa sector in Vietnam.
Selective corporate bond scale expected to widen

Selective corporate bond scale expected to widen

Corporate bonds, in addition to credit channels and stocks, are now a major source of finance for firms, particularly for banks and real estate developers. However, much work has to be done as the channel is still in its infancy.
Second-tier cities latch onto attention

Second-tier cities latch onto attention

Limited land in the central cities is pushing real estate developers to expand their portfolios to the second-tier cities and provinces where they can find out large enough space for developing large-scale urban development areas.
Interest rates putting dampener on real estate

Interest rates putting dampener on real estate

Rising prices due to interest rate hikes are being regarded as the main hindrance for both homebuyers and real estate developers.
CapitaLand’s vision sets new standards of living around West Lake

CapitaLand’s vision sets new standards of living around West Lake

No matter if in Singapore, Shanghai, Chongqing, Saigon, or Hanoi – CapitaLand, one of Asia’s largest real estate developers, sets new benchmarks of living for the next generation of elite residents.
Action plan can pinpoint Saigon River’s prospects

Action plan can pinpoint Saigon River’s prospects

Although every square metre of land located on both sides of the Saigon River is currently evaluated at top prices and occupied by hundreds of real estate developers, the city still does not have a master plan to develop methodically and effectively this golden land area.
Developers work around foreign cap

Developers work around foreign cap

To meet the increasing demands of non-nationals on owning a property in Vietnam, many real estate developers are moving such buyers towards a long-lease term of 50 years instead after using up their restriction of 30 per cent of foreign ownership per project.
Developer portfolios in restructure phase

Developer portfolios in restructure phase

Real estate developers are actively restructuring their products towards mid- and low-end segments to be more suitable to the real demands of the market.
Real estate developers interested in emerging markets

Real estate developers interested in emerging markets

There is a trend of real estate developers moving their investments from big cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to other localities, experts have said.
Real estate developers risking it all in new segments

Real estate developers risking it all in new segments

While flashy profit figures have made the real estate market an attractive target for many developers, the doors remain partly shut for newcomers.
Developers call for more practical support policies

Developers call for more practical support policies

Real estate developers are advising the government to detail supportive measures for the sector after Directive No.11/CT-TTg dated March 4 on urgent objectives and solutions for assisting businesses facing difficulties and assurance of social welfare amid the COVID-19 pandemic was issued.
Living beyond luxury with ultimate amenities at The Marq

Living beyond luxury with ultimate amenities at The Marq

For years, the living spaces of wealthy lifestyle connoisseurs have been integrated with haut couture-level amenities and exclusive privileges. Now, in the era of wellbeing with its focus on physical and mental health, global real estate developers are creating new features like the Sky Club, a lifestyle space on the terraces of high-rise buildings which offers exquisite experiences, especially to multi-generational families.