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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

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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