03.05.2013 - The property market: Cat and house
Ask ordinary people about their own Chinese dream, and you find owning a home is high on the list. But years of rising house prices have put that dream out of reach of many. A slowing economy appeared to take some of the heat out. Now, alas, the residential property market is soaring again. A new survey of developers and property firms on May 2nd showed average house prices up more than 5% in April on a year earlier. Taking the long view, rising property values seem defensible. The country is undergoing the largest wave of urbanisation in human history and homes must be built for all of those new city dwellers...............................................Full Article: Source
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