Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua
Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua

Land prices soar 800 per cent in Chinese backwater where Xi Jinping started his political career

As many as 25 Chinese developers bid fiercely on six plots in the town where the Chinese president worked in the 1980s, with the most expensive property costing 20,900 yuan (HK$23,945) per square metre

Topic |   China property
Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua
Reapers harvest wheat in Hebei Province, where developers bid furiously for plots in Zhengding. Photo: Xinhua
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