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US Visa Update: Chinese visitors to US skyrocket 68%

President Obama’s recent US visa update has sparked a Chinese travel boom to the US. US B1 Business Visas and... Continue reading >


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Get set for “Fly ‘n Buy” Chinese – Golden Week is here!

Their bags are packed, their tickets are confirmed – Chinese buyers are starting to jet off for Chinese New Year... Continue reading >


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Start your year right this Year of the Goat!

新年快乐! Pronounced “Xin Nián Kuài Lè”, that means “Happy New Year” in Chinese! Chinese New Year, also known... Continue reading >


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Chinese love affair with Sydney properties continue

Chinese real estate investment Down Under surged to an all-time high last year, especially in Sydney. While many have expressed... Continue reading >


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Chinese spent $106B on global luxury products in 2014

Chinese bought 46% of the world’s luxury products in 2014 – 76% of which was purchased overseas, a recent Chinese... Continue reading >


In the Press

realestate.com.au

Victoria’s state budget ‘not too damaging’ for foreign homebuyers

Higher taxes for foreign homebuyers to purchase properties in Victoria and remains as Australia’s No.1 destination for Chinese property buyers, reports realestate.com.au (28 May 2019). Ms. Carrie Law, CEO and Director of...

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Property Observer

Foreign property buyers and ownership hit in Victoria state budget

Foreign property buyers taxes hike in Victoria is not too damaging, reports the Property Observer (28 May 2019). Victoria's state budget announced an increase for foreign buyer tax from 1.5 percent to...

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Greek Reporter

Chinese demand for Greek property remains high despite EU crackdown

Chinese demand for Greek real estate remains high despite the recent EU crackdown, reports Greek Reporter (28 May 2019). Chinese enquiries for Greek property have dropped since Q3 2018 but still are...

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Domain

Victorian state budget 2019: Property industry, social services advocates react to taxes, infrastructure

The Victorian state project has had mixed response from industry experts, reports Domain (28 May 2019). While some think the foreign buyer tax will have adverse effect on the market, others think...

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