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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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6 factors driving Chinese towards Japan real estate

5 million Chinese visited Japan in 20151 – a record-breaking number twice the 2.4 million recorded in 2014. What’s... Continue reading >


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China’s RMB and its rising dominance

As China’s RMB grows from strength to strength, Chinese are increasingly eyeing the world and opportunities overseas – something... Continue reading >


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Top News This Week: Mandarin's rise, Singapore and more

Mandarin Chinese, the language of tomorrow With the world’s nearly 2 billion Chinese language speakers and China on its way... 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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