54 excellent estate businesses, projects honoured Business

54 excellent estate businesses, projects honoured

A total of 54 businesses and projects were honoured with the Vietnam Property Awards 2018 in Hanoi on April 14 in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of the real estate market in Vietnam.
Mechanisms needed for stable property market Business

Mechanisms needed for stable property market

A line-up of tools and solutions to promote stable and sustainable development of the real estate market are being studied by the Ministry of Construction as part of efforts to ensure the market’s transparency.
Association proposes housing stimulus package Society

Association proposes housing stimulus package

The HCM City Real Estate Association has proposed the State Bank of Vietnam raise a stimulus package similar to its previous 30 trillion VND (1.3 billion USD) preferential home loan package.
HCM City gears towards smart city Society

HCM City gears towards smart city

Ho Chi Minh City and military telecom group Viettel signed an agreement on November 17 to develop the southern metropolis into a smart city during 2017-2020.
Property market stays strong Business

Property market stays strong

Strong economic growth since 2015 has created a thriving domestic property market that is likely to continue next year, said Construction Minister Pham Hong Ha.
Hanoi apartment prices decline Business

Hanoi apartment prices decline

Prices of apartments in the local market in the first 10 months of the year witnessed a downward trend, Ha Quang Hung, deputy director of the Department Housing Management and Real Estate Market under the Ministry of Construction, said.
Social housing projects fail to attract tenants Society

Social housing projects fail to attract tenants

When it comes to social housing or affordable housing for low-income earners, funding is usually a key factor in such projects. However, once the projects are completed, problems in planning, investment management and efficiency tend to crop up.
Ho Chi Minh City develops social housing Society

Ho Chi Minh City develops social housing

Ho Chi Minh City aims to build about 20,000 social houses, 35,000 concentrated residential places for workers at industrial parks and 10,000 others for students during 2016-2020.
HCM City seeks new social housing models Society

HCM City seeks new social housing models

HCM City’s Party Secretary Dinh La Thang has urged local authorities to consider implementing a social housing policy that has helped attract more investors in Binh Duong province.