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Top 5 Southeast Asian destinations for Chinese LGBT buyers

With a spending power of US$938 billion in 2017 alone1, China’s 90 million LGBT consumers are emerging as... Continue reading >


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These 2 areas are best for Bangkok real estate investment – here’s why

Thailand is now one of the hottest investment picks for Chinese buyers, surpassing the US to become the #1 most... Continue reading >


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Why has Sihanoukville become a Chinese real estate investment hotspot?

Chinese buyer enquiries for Sihanoukville grew 186% y-o-y in 2017, and that’s following a 460% y-o-y upsurge in 2016.1... Continue reading >


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The power of 8 to the Chinese

Turn Chinese numerology beliefs to your business advantage. The lucky number eight represents prosperity or wealth amongst the Chinese. You... Continue reading >


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Singapore: China’s new favourite real estate gold mine?

At the back of a rather interesting year in 2017, the Singapore property market is again attracting headlines now.... Continue reading >


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How will B.C.’s new 20% tax sway Chinese buyers in Canada?

British Columbia (B.C.) has just upped its foreign buyer tax from 15% to 20%, and introduced a speculation tax.1... 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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