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  1. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    China house prices rise in December

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 01:04pm by AFP

    ... the China Index Academy (CIA) said. Prices rose 0.23 per cent from November, the seventh consecutive monthly rise, it said in a statement. Property costs are a key social issue in China, where ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Beijing home rents to rise as millions swarm back to work

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 10:46am by Langi Chiang

    ... some problems, even becoming a social stability issue." Official and private estimates of the pace of rent rises vary- as they do for home price increases on the mainland. But they depict ...

  3. Business - Money - PROPERTY

    Small rate rise may have big impact on investors

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Asia and Middle East chief investment officer for Coutts, a private bank, says: "You don't bet against the authorities, particularly with the social issues and political problems [of ...

  4. News - China - PROPERTY

    New Beijing rules may allow homeowners to rent out their subdivided living rooms

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:51pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... July, the municipal government issued a circular requiring each tenant to have a minimum 5 square metres of living space and the room must be shared with no more than one person. The new draft ... of the Beijing Social Order Comprehensive Management Committee, told the newspaper. Miao said the policy took into consideration market demand, renting policy and mitigating safety hazards. As of May, ...

  5. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Expiring gets expensive as Shanghai cemeteries fill up

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... is increasingly needed to address the social problem," Qiao said. "The government needs to show a positive attitude to soothe people's concerns. After all, it's an important matter ... and the government has failed to handle the issue well. It has to do a better job by making people happy and comfortable." ...



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