So what is the Lotus position?

Rumours continue that the carmaker is to be sold, sparking fears of another MG Rover debacle, but the company's owners... Continue reading >


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US homes eyed by wealthy Chinese investors

While China is in the middle of a housing downturn, wealthy Chinese buyers are travelling to the US in groups... Continue reading >


Crafar farm buyer met the test

No application by a foreign investor looking to buy New Zealand land has attracted more attention than Chinese company Shanghai... Continue reading >


Asians buy half of new London homes

Luxury homes and yachts are seen in this aerial photograph taken over London, U.K. Photographer: Suzanne Plunkett/Bloomberg News Investors from... Continue reading >


New Zealand gives nod to China firm to buy farms

A Chinese investment company won approval for a second time on Friday to buy 16 dairy farms in New Zealand,... Continue reading >


Chinese to get their island in the sun

Lindeman Island is set to sell for about $12 million to Chinese investors who hope to tap the China ­tourism... Continue reading >


In the Press

Domain

Flood of wealthy Hong Kong residents hopeful of buying Australian property

A flood of potential property buyers from Hong Kong are approaching local migration agents, hoping to secure Australian residency ahead of buying homes in Sydney and on the Gold Coast, reported Domain...

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Portugal’s golden visa programme ‘swamped’ by inquiries from Hongkongers seeking alternative residence and a safe haven

Portugal has seen an upswing in recent months as wealthy residents and investors from Hong Kong and China clamour for an alternative residency amid escalating political tensions in Hong Kong, reported the...

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stuff.co.nz

Foreign buyers 'not hiding' to get around ban

New data shows that foreign buyers are not using companies to get around rules that will prevent them from buying New Zealand houses, reported New Zealand website Stuff (9 August 2019). Chinese...

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CURBED

Will trade tensions scare away foreign real estate buyers?

Slower sales, trade tensions, and anxiety over potential recession have cooled down the market for foreign buyers of US property, according to a report by Curbed (6 August 2019). “Yes, the trade...

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