Luxury Real Estate Blog and News
Economist Jing Yanshi has predicted that Alibaba's flotation will save Hangzhou's luxury housing market.
Dutch architect Ben van Berkel of UNStudio has unveiled plans for a 60-storey building with two towers located near the qiangtan river in hangzhou, the capital of zhejiang province, China. After four years of planning and construction, it will reach a height of 60 stories, presenting views both to and from the qiantang river and west lake areas. Called Raffles City Hangzhou, the building will provide a total floor area of almost 300,000 square meters. It will incorporate retail spaces, offices, housing and a hotel.
Octvillas, a high-end project along Fuchun River in Hangzhou, is located 16 km away from the city centre and 38 minutes drive from Shanghai. Renowned Chinese painter Huang Gongwang lived here during the Yuan Dynasty, and was inspired to finish his masterpiece Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains. The project spreads over 270,000 sqm and is comprised of three phase.