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3 ways Chinese buyers are adapting to China’s new capital rules

Despite tightened money transfer policy effective 1 January 2017, Chinese overseas property buyers remain undeterred.1 Although the policy tightening... Continue reading >


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Will Xi Jinping’s visit drive a Chinese buyer boom to Florida?

Florida has been on a winning streak with Chinese buyers lately, and China President Xi Jinping’s visit may just extend... Continue reading >


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Juwai and Sotheby’s release Chinese buyer insights report on Canada

Where are Chinese investors looking in Canada, and what’s driving Chinese to buy there? Knowledge is power, as they say,... Continue reading >


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New PR visa rules could fire up Chinese demand for Japan property

Chinese will now be able to become Japan permanent residents in just under one year.1 The Japan government has... Continue reading >


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Could Turkey be the next investment hotspot for Chinese buyers?

A new Golden Visa player has now emerged in Europe, and this time, it’s Turkey. Buoyed by the success of... Continue reading >


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Vancouver is set for a return in Chinese buyer demand – here’s why

Despite a 15% foreign buyer tax, a new policy may now allow Chinese to continue buying Vancouver homes. Last August,... Continue reading >


In the Press

RNZ

'Foreign buyers will continue to be an important part of the market'

New Zealand's new ban on foreign buyers will not drive international property investors away from the NZ housing market, reports Radio New Zealand (16 August 2018). Instead, real estate experts believe the...

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Newshub

How the world reacted to New Zealand's foreign buyers' ban

New Zealand's new policy banning foreign homebuyers has been met with mixed reactions from industry experts, reports Newshub (16 August 2018). Some experts have pointed out that international investors are still able...

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Reuters

New Zealand passes ban on foreign homebuyers into law

The NZ government has officially passed the law to ban foreigners from buying existing homes in New Zealand, reports Reuters (15 August 2018). Under this new ruling, non-resident foreigners will still be...

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Chinese parents buy education and properties in Thailand as international school fees at home rise

Thailand is emerging as an education and investment hotspot for Chinese seeking international schooling for their children, reports South China Morning Post (14 August 2018). This rising trend has led to a...

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