Chinese property investor enquires for Canadian homes reached nearly $1.45 billion in 2017, reports BNN Bloomberg (5 July 2018). This is according to data released by Chinese global real estate site, who revealed that Montreal was the hottest destination in Canada last year for China property investors – Chinese buyer interests for Montreal was up 84.5% in 2017. Juwai also shared that over half of Chinese buyers keen on Canada were driven to invest either for their own use or for education purposes.