Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Beijing backs off on price caps as homes go unsold

January 21, 2019 - Chaoyang
Beijing relaxes caps on home prices partially as unsold flats in the capital city rise.

Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Center Will Be China's Tallest Skyscraper

January 18, 2019 - Shenzhen
Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill has unveiled its design for the Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Center, a 700-metre tall glass tower in Shenzhen, China.

Shangwei Village Plugin Houses by People's Architecture Office

November 26, 2018 - Shenzhen
The Shangwei Village Plugin Houses project renovates houses that were left vacant and in ruins for decades after the village suffered from heavy disinvestment.

China orders six provinces to rethink housing pre-sale rules

October 09, 2018 - Guangdong
Guangdong province is calling for the cancellation of a decades-long property pre-sale system that has played a primary role in supporting China’s real estate developers.

Chinese Investors Buying Real Estate with Bitcoin

September 10, 2018 - China
Early Bitcoin adopters from China who have now become millionaires are funneling some of their wealth out of their country by investing in real estate.

Realtors abandoning China's resort island as sales plunge

June 15, 2018 - Hainan
Home transactions in Hainan plunged 14 percent on the month and 41 percent year-on-year in May, according to real estate research firm CRIC.

Raffles City Chongqing boasts ‘world’s highest sky bridge’

June 07, 2018 - Yuzhong
Raffles City Chongqing, a project headed by the architect Moshe Safdie, will boast 134,000 sq m of homes, shops, offices, entertainment, transportation links and a public park.

Property prices soar in Chinese city bordering North Korea

May 07, 2018 - Dandong
Property prices in the city of Dandong have skyrocketed since North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited Beijing in March, Chinese media reported.

Hainan tightens ownership rules

April 26, 2018 - Hainan
Authorities in Hainan on Sunday imposed tougher restrictions on property purchasing that applies to the entire territory of the southern island province.

Is China’s housing market about to crash?

January 22, 2018 - China
Property prices in Beijing and Shanghai fell by 0.3 percent between November 2016 and November 2017 after years of double-digit growth.