The Hanoitimes - Quality of assets, rental growth, deal size, and land tenure are decisive for investment choices. Three investment strategies in Vietnam industrial real estate sector What makes Vietnam’s industrial real estate most attractive in 2019? Vietnam real estate market most attractive in Southeast Asia: Japan investors How does Trump-Kim summit affect Vietnam’s real estate market? Vietnam’s strong economic growth in the first six months of 2019 has fueled the real estate sector through a series of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals. Many M&As in Vietnam real estate sector in H1/2019 The good sight results from good macroeconomic fundamentals in the first half (H1) namely GDP growth rate of 6.8%, inflation stable at 3% against the same period last year, pledged foreign direct investment (FDI) at US$18.47 billion, and record import-export turnover at US$245 billion. In addition, strong sentiment from the … [Read more...] about What are the highlights of real estate M&As in Vietnam in H1?
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Listed real estate firms are looking for more foreign investment so as to swell their markets and strength, Photo: Le Toan In order to gain a target of VND110 billion ($4.78 million) in after-tax profit this year, the listed Netland plans to make the call for funding from international partners. According to Nguyen Huu Quang, Netland’s deputy general director, the company has been seeking cheap capital sources outside the country and co-operation with foreign financiers in order to expand its markets. “Many have poured investment into the real estate sector in Vietnam, and this is a very important channel for domestic companies like Netland to increase our financial capacity,” Quang said. Netland so far has three strategic partners, including Sanei Architecture Planning, G-7 Holdings Inc., and Anabuki. Sanei. They have been in collaboration with Netland in developing property projects in Vietnam. Sanei, Quang said, is a Japanese investor … [Read more...] about Real estate wants further foreign funds
The Hanoitimes - Hanoi is pulling in expanding levels of investment from large multinational technology firms. Why is Vietnam's real estate a magnet for international investors? (P.2) Why is Vietnam's real estate a magnet for international investors? (P.1) More reforms urged to encourage foreign investment in Vietnam’s real estate market Hanoi real estate market ends up 2018 with bright picture Foreign investment fuels industrial real estate in Vietnam Hanoi is listed the third in JLL’s City Momentum Index (CMI), indicating a highest level of socio-economic and commercial real estate dynamism. Part of Hanoi. Photo: Internet The CMI, which measures momentum for 131 of the world's most commercially active cities, identifies the urban economies and real estate markets which are currently undergoing the most rapid growth. Hanoi, behind Indian cities Bengaluru and Hyderabad, has strong links to the technology and innovation … [Read more...] about Hanoi ranks 3rd most global dynamic real estate city: JLL
FDI flows remain strong in real estate, illustration photo According to Minister of Construction Tran Hong Ha, the real estate sector in Vietnam commands special attention among foreign investors. So far, Vietnam has attracted 26,646 projects with the total investment capital of more than $334 billion from 129 countries and territories, with the real estate sector consistently attracting the second-largest portion among the Vietnamese economic sectors. “The government has been highly appreciative of foreign investment and has been working to create more favourable conditions for them to invest in Vietnam,” Ha said at a recent international conference on real estate investment in Vietnam in Hanoi. Khanh Nguyen, associate director of the Capital Markets Division of JLL Vietnam, said that over the past 10 years, despite the ups and downs of the Vietnamese economy and the real estate market, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows remained stable. According to the Foreign … [Read more...] about FDI flows remain strong in real estate
Nguyen Tri Hieu, Economist The real estate lending rate may be much higher than the published number. The SBV’s regulations on credit for real estate business are aimed at real estate loans for profit purposes. However, many people now buy houses or repair homes with loans from banks, but these loans are now classified as consumer credit and, if the mortgage is included in real estate credit, it will account for about 20 per cent of total outstanding loans. If real estate credit is not controlled and money is still poured into the sector next year, the real estate market may return to saturation, recession, and oversupply. Tran Du Lich , Economist The bad results of bankers pumping investment into the real estate and security markets during 2007-2008 had a great negative impact on the markets, which have not been fully overcome yet. This is a major lesson for the whole economy in general and the banking system in particular. Therefore, I would say that the credit tightening and … [Read more...] about Real estate credit under strict control