02.11.2010 - Why Chinese property is still hotter than stocks
From Cnbc.com: Beijing's latest move on Sunday to charge higher mortgage rates for first time home buyers may not be enough to curb the country's huge appetite for real estate investments, an analyst told CNBC on Monday. "Even with the increase in mortgage (rates), those rising costs are not even keeping pace with the rise in inflation in China, which means the real interest rate that households are looking at the ultimate real cost of capital is actually coming down," said Michael Kurtz, head of regional strategy at Macquarie Securities..........................................Full Article: Source
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