OPINION – Facts of life

Macau Business. January 2022. By Jose I. Duarte Data from last year’s Census is coming out when most attention is focusing elsewhere. Undoubtedly, demographic data rarely call our attention or grab the headlines except when some prominent feature, often a perceived imbalance of some sort, reminds us of its undercurrents. Then we realize that we […]

OPINION – Tipping points and economic recovery in Macau

Macau Business. January 2022. by Keith Morrison – Author and educationist. New year; old problem. As the pandemic rolls on, so many calls for economic diversification in Macau as a survival strategy have been heard, loud and long, that, as the law of diminishing returns tells us, their effects recede. Macau still looks to tourism […]

High costs a problem for would-be house buyers, survey reveals

The Macau News. December 2021. by staff reporter. Most young people in Macao want to own their own home, but meeting the down payment is a huge hurdle. The Macao New Chinese Youth Association said the survey revealed that most local youths think that the city’s housing prices are “unreasonable”, and that the “most difficult” part of […]

“This is my street” fundraising event

“Ambiente Properties is pleased to participate in the “This is my street” photographic exhibition and fundraising event, “This is my street”. The exhibition can be visited until 28 November at Artyzen Grand Lapa Macau. Contributions can be done by purchasing the book of the exhibition featuring over 80 photographs that have been submitted from all […]

Entire Building for Sale by Public Tender – Avenida Horta e Costa 122, Macau

By Order of the OwnerEntire Building for Sale by Public Tender (unless previously withdrawn) Avenida Horta e Costa 122, Macau Tender Closing Date: 12:00 noon, 15 December 2021 (Wednesday) – Property reference: 19175 – Located near the Red Market in Macau – Single ownership – 7-storey building, with an elevatorTender document is available for collection […]

Macau and Hengqin: Building a symbiotic relationship

Macau Business. November 2021. By José Luís de Sales Marques. A symbiotic relationship is one that is characterized as a “close physical association between two or more dissimilar organisms”; it could also mean a “close, cooperative, or interdependent relationship” (Merriam- Webster). Macau and Hengqin couldn’t be more dissimilar, for Macau’s five centuries of urban history […]

[email protected] 3

Another successful [email protected] was held in October, showcasing the talents of 6 local artists. Held in Ambiente Properties’ offices in central Macau, [email protected] aims to give a platform to local Macau artists to share their artistic talents with the general public, within the cosy and intimate environment of a working office. The 6 artists displayed their beautiful and […]

Evergrande to resume trading after talks end on potential deal

Macau Daily Times. 21 October 2021. Chinese property giant Evergrande was set to resume trading in Hong Kong on Thursday morning, hours after it said a potential deal had fallen through and warned it might fail to meet its financial obligations. Read More

Tenant Market

Macau News Agency, September 2021. While the average transaction price of residential sales remains stable at the moment, after struggling in the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the rental segment continues to feel the pinch. A 2,000+ square feet four-bedroom flat in casino-hotel-housing complex  “L’Arc” would be rented out for as much as MOP55,000 (US$6,875) a month just two […]