Residential buildings in Shanghai, where property curbs have been among the toughest in China. Photo: Bloomberg
Residential buildings in Shanghai, where property curbs have been among the toughest in China. Photo: Bloomberg

A tale of two cities: how home prices affect Hong Kong and Shanghai’s competitiveness

A new study says Hong Kong’s lofty home prices ‘threaten’ its competitiveness. But too much intervention can be just as damaging

Residential buildings in Shanghai, where property curbs have been among the toughest in China. Photo: Bloomberg
Residential buildings in Shanghai, where property curbs have been among the toughest in China. Photo: Bloomberg
READ FULL ARTICLE