More affordable housing needed in HCM City Business

More affordable housing needed in HCM City

The real estate market in Ho Chi Minh City is on track to bounce back, but its sustainable development will only be ensured if housing demand from low-income and average-income earners is satisfied.
30 trillion VND housing stimulus to be extended Business

30 trillion VND housing stimulus to be extended

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) proposal to extend the 30 trillion VND (1.3 billion USD) housing stimulus package until disbursement of all associated fun
SBV asked to keep lending limits Business

SBV asked to keep lending limits

The HCM City Real Estate Association (HOREA) has proposed the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)'s regulations on lending limits and capital adequacy ratio requirements for credit institutions.
Property remains hot topic in Vietnam Business

Property remains hot topic in Vietnam

Though there is no sign yet of the price "fever" that periodically marks the Vietnamese property market or a bubble, the market remains a hot topic for analysts and the media.
Experts warn of housing imbalance Business

Experts warn of housing imbalance

Amid the recovery of the real estate market, experts have rung early alarm bells about the risk of supply and demand imbalance by the recent boom in high-end housing projects.
Vietnam to set up real estate database Business

Vietnam to set up real estate database

A national database of the real estate market will be developed in an effort to provide basic market indicators with greater accuracy and improve the market transparency.
Foreign funds move into property market Business

Foreign funds move into property market

Many foreign investors are now focusing on the property market in Vietnam, driven by its long-term investment potential and the country's drastic move in revamping its policies.
Ho Chi Minh City bustling with M&A transactions Business

Ho Chi Minh City bustling with M&A transactions

The property market in Ho Chi Minh City has been vibrant since the outset of 2015 thanks to buoyant merger & acquisition (M&A) activities which are expected to continue thriving in the time to ahead.
HCM City property rebounds Business

HCM City property rebounds

The HCM City housing market is recovering thanks to effective government policies like allowing foreigners and overseas Vietnamese to buy houses, an industry insider has said.
Foreign residents start to eye property Business

Foreign residents start to eye property

Mark Cameron of the UK, who lives and works in Vietnam, believes that he will be able own residential property thanks to the revised Law on Housing, which has removed prior restrictions on foreigners from buying property in the country.
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Most realty firms show Q1 profit

More than 40 of the 62 property businesses listed on the stock market, or 75 percent of the total, reported profits in the first quarter of the year.