41% increase in UK tenant demand


41% increase in UK tenant demand

One in 10 investors report 10% yields as Britain’s private rented sector continues to enjoy sustained demand from a population in need of rented property. Summary: Demand for private rented sector property across the UK grew by 41% in Q3 2015 One in 10 investors reported 10% yields, with the highest yields found in Yorkshire…

Demand for student accommodation could soon outstrip supply


Demand for student accommodation could soon outstrip supply

With increasing developmental time and competition for land, demand for student accommodation could outstrip supply in student cities across the UK. Summary: Demand for student accommodation will exceed supply as the length of developmental pipelines increase Despite local authorities acknowledging rising demand, many areas are finding it difficult to adequately plan future student accommodation Popular…

Golden Emperor Sales Gallery – a Platform for International Property Investments


Golden Emperor Sales Gallery – a Platform for International Property Investments

Golden Emperor Properties offers international projects to Hong Kong investors. We work with developers from Thailand, Japan, Malaysia, the United Kingdom, Europe, and many others. We have recently launched our Sales Gallery in Sheung Wan to provide  a comfortable environment for our customers to find out more about what we have to offer. We are…

Chinese investors buy 13% stake in Man City group for $400m


Chinese investors buy 13% stake in Man City group for $400m

Chinese investors China Media Capital (CMC) and CITIC Capital have bought a 13 percent stake in the parent company of Manchester City Football Club for $400 million (377 million euros), the companies said. “We and our consortium partner CITIC Capital also see this investment as a prime opportunity for furthering the contribution of China to…

Invest in Manchester Seminar


Invest in Manchester Seminar

Golden Emperor  launched a prime development, One Regent, located in Manchester is the second most popular location in the UK. Over 100 investors attended the Hong Kong launch that weekend. Above:Over 100 investors attended the weekend launch of One Regent. Above: Terence Chan, Director of Golden Emperor (a subsidiary of Asia Bankers Club), provided a…

North-west named as hot region for investment


North-west named as hot region for investment

Above:The north-west property market is the second hottest nationwide, giving investors hitting an affordability ceiling in London an opportunity for profit. Summary: Investors are looking towards the north-west as the most up-and-coming region to invest Over half of all investments are believed to come from overseas in 2016 Growing northern cities such as Manchester are…

Investors leave London seeking higher returns


Investors leave London seeking higher returns

Above:Commercial property in London struggles to give attractive returns, with investors looking to other regional cities and sectors for value. Summary: Like residential property within the capital, commercial property in London is offering shrinking value The ‘Northern Powerhouse’ is giving investors reason to diversify their portfolio with property in cities such as Manchester and Liverpool…

£250 million invested in Manchester residential property


£250 million invested in Manchester residential property

Manchester continues to attract investor interest, with £250 million placed into residential property and the largest take-up of commercial space in the north-west The north-west led all regions for new build properties commissioned since July, with a quarter of a million invested in Manchester alone A growing professional population in Manchester have seen nearly 40,000…

UK cities house prices on track to grow by 10% in 2015


UK cities house prices on track to grow by 10% in 2015

Large regional cities across the UK are experiencing strong growth in house prices, with the highest rates of growth found in Scotland and the north. House prices in UK cities are projected to reach 10% by the end of the year Price growth sharpest in Scotland and the north of England Manchester is experiencing the…

UK buy-to-let booms with 54.1% sales increase. Will it last?


UK buy-to-let booms with 54.1% sales increase. Will it last?

Above:Will the upcoming change in mortgage tax rules ever slow the buy-to-let industry? Summary: August sales of buy-to-let properties in the UK increased by over 50% against last year’s figures So far in 2015, £25.62 billion has been spent on buy-to-let assets Property investment in the UK is being driven by a huge supply and…