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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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3 reasons why Chinese New Year is a global phenomenon to heed

US$111.1 billion – that’s how much the nationwide shopping spree in China over Lunar New Year last year was worth.... Continue reading >


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4 ways to capitalise on China's cross-border mentality

76% of total purchases by China's online buyers in 2014 came from cross-border shopping.1 Tack on China's skyrocketing outbound... Continue reading >


2015 Global Outlook

Top News This Week: 2014 global property outlook, and more Chinese luxury buyers to shop abroad...

2014 global property outlook at a glance It seems the key word for real estate markets all over the world... Continue reading >


Chinese Pay More

Chinese pay more for houses, clothes, coffee, iPads...

If you're accustomed to thinking of China as an undeveloped country, it might surprise you that many things cost more... 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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south china morning post 2018

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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