A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP
A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP

When the going gets tough, buy an expensive house, says Shanghai homebuyer betting on a post-coronavirus price rebound

  • China’s household leverage ratio, a metric that measures a family’s debt to its income, touched 57.7 per cent in the first quarter
  • Residential property prices in 100 cities monitored by E-house China Research and Development Institute rose 15 per cent in the first quarter

Topic |   Asia housing and property
A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP
A residential construction site on the outskirts of Beijing. Photo: AFP
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