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Top 10 must-know China trends for 2017

2016 was a huge year for overseas homebuyers from China that saw underlying trends flagged by us in December 2015... Continue reading >


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Chinese upgraders: 3 must-know factors propelling them abroad

In 2010, 50% of China’s urban households still lived in low-quality housing built before 1998.1 Today’s Chinese expect better,... Continue reading >


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5 ways the UK just got more enticing for Chinese buyers

China President Xi Jinping’s visit to the UK1 was a short one, but its effects on the UK property... Continue reading >


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Chinese property investors looking at London…and beyond

Homes in the UK remain a perennial favourite with Chinese property investors. Our research shows that Chinese spent around £3.5... Continue reading >


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Chinese property investors looking beyond London to regional cities

Chinese investors are becoming attracted to new build investment properties in the UK's regional cities such as Manchester and Leeds.... Continue reading >


Britain suddenly looks a bargain

Marita Thurnauer, an expatriate in Hong Kong, last year paid £100,000 (HK$1.2 million) for a two-bedroom flat in Bolton, northern... Continue reading >


In the Press

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Rich, young Chinese are buying overseas properties on their smartphones

70 percent of Chinese millennials own a home, and they are increasingly looking to buy overseas real estate, reports The Wall Street Journal (9 May 2017). According to a recent HSBC survey,...

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Chinese investment in real estate grows to $32b: FIRB

The latest FIRB report revealed that Chinese investors have pledged to invest A$47.3 billion in Australia – $31.9 billion that will go into property developments, reports the Australian Financial Review (9 May...

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Is Calgary the next property hot spot for foreign buyers?

With Toronto and Calgary real estate markets overheating, lower-priced Calgary could see a surge in Chinese buyers, reports Maclean's (8 May 2017). However, the low-profile of the region does not make it...

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Why wealthy Chinese are lining up to pay $500k for U.S. visas

Chinese account for over 80% of the EB-5 visa program applications approved since 2011, and now the Kushner family wants to leverage the EB-5 to lure Chinese buyers to their New Jersey...

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