May. 23, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Real Estate Association (CREA) yesterday released a list of Chinese listed top 100 property developers, with figures backed up by China Real Estate and Housing Research Association, China Real Estate Index and Brand Appraisal Center.
China Vanke Co Ltd<000002
>, the country's largest listed residential property developer by market value, topped the list, follow by Evergrande Real Estate Group Ltd<3333>, China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd<0688
>, Poly Real Estate Group Co Ltd<600048
> and China Resources Land Ltd<1109
Longfor Properties Co Ltd<0960> ranked sixth, follow by Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd<2007>, Shimao Property Holdings Ltd<0813
>, Guangzhou R&F Property Co Ltd<2777
> and Gemdale Corp<600383
As of Dec. 31, 2011, the average total assets of Chinese listed properties firms were RMB 27.06 billion, reflecting a YoY increase of 9.97%. Net asset was RMB 8.07 billion on average, down 3.35% YoY.
Average debt/asset ratio of these firms was 64.82% at the end of 2011.
These listed companies reaped RMB 5.59 billion on average in revenue from property business last year, 2.49% more than that of 2010, but the increase declined from a year earlier. Average operating profit decreased 3.9% YoY to RMB 1.56 billion in 2011.