Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

China to Ban Foreign Investment in Villas

April 14, 2011 - China
China is set to ban foreign investment in the construction of villas as part of ongoing efforts to cool the property sector.

Myanmar infrastructure developments to boost property markets

January 10, 2011 - Myanmar
A surge of foreign investment in infrastructure projects in Myanmar this year could lead to a boom in many sectors of the country’s property market, according to an article in the Myanmar Times.

Chinese ban on foreign real estate investment profits

January 07, 2011 - China
China will tighten its restrictions on foreign real estate investment in 2011 with local authorities being asked to increase supervision.

Overseas investment floods to London

December 30, 2010 - London
London’s prime commercial property market continues to boom, drawing investments from around the globe, particularly from Asia and the Middle East.

More foreign buyers in Singapore

December 28, 2010 - Singapore
Foreign buyers are snapping up real estate in Singapore with the latest figures to be published showing that they bought almost one in three new private homes last month.

Brazil is popular choice for overseas real estate investors

December 01, 2010 - Brazil
Brazil is currently the most popular country in the world of overseas property in terms of interest, according to a real estate investment consultancy.

Asian invasion of property buyers in Sydney

November 17, 2010 - Sydney
Foreign investors, especially from Asia, are buying an unprecedented amount of land in Sydney from premium homes to office buildings, the Daily Telegraph has reported.

China Limits Foreign Ownership of Property

November 16, 2010 - China
China announced new limits on the ability of foreigners to buy residential or commercial property on the mainland, in its latest effort to curb the inflows of speculative money into its economy and ease inflationary pressure.

Taiwan targets foreign investors

November 09, 2010 - Taiwan
Taiwan’s central and local government officials will appeal to foreign investors at the Asia-Pacific region’s largest real estate exhibition in November, to attract more investment from abroad.

Chinese home buyers heading overseas

November 02, 2010 - United States
Individual Chinese investors are quickening their expansion into the overseas property market as tightening measures on the sector at home continue to restrict their opportunities.