China’s Property Market, Once a Lifeline, Now Carries Economic Risks

Investors were pouring into this sleepy city in southeastern China until late last year to scoop up apartments as new high-rise projects mushroomed. Then sentiment...

China property to cool in 2019, weigh on economy, curbs may...

China’s massive property market is expected to cool further in 2019, with smaller price rises and falling home sales adding to pressure on the...

Ghost cities: 50 million homes in China are empty

Chinese President Xi Jinping's mantra that homes should be for living in is falling on deaf ears, with tens of millions of apartments and...

China cracks down on foreign currency transfers for property deals

China is cracking down on its citizens skirting around the country's tight capital controls to get money out of the country to buy residential...

Chinese buyers protest price drops in toppy property market

Home buyers angry that apartments are being sold for much less than they paid swamped property developers' marketing offices across China over the Golden...

China Developers’ Funding Source at Risk in Sales Crackdown

China’s debt-laden developers face a potentially devastating blow to their biggest source of financing, as authorities consider putting an end to the practice of...

China Should Rein In Ghost Cities That Kill The Dreams Of...

China’s ghost cities make it extremely difficult for young Chinese to buy a home and form a family. And that’s bad news for the...

China’s biggest risk may be its property market — not the...

Property is the biggest risk in the next 12 months, much greater than the trade war, according to Larry Hu, head of greater...

China home price growth cools further in August as curbs bear...

China’s new home prices rose in August at the slowest pace in seven months and fell or levelled off in more cities as government...

Why China is cracking down on overseas investment

Big Chinese companies have been on an overseas buying spree in recent years, spending more than US$1.6 trillion scooping up businesses, property and “trophy...