Residential buildings are seen in Beijing on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters

China waves off speculation it will send in cavalry for shaky property market

  • At least six provinces have recently pledged ‘stability’ for their local property markets
  • Official Chinese think tank says Beijing wants some major curbs kept in place to stem property speculation
Topic |   Property policies

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Residential buildings are seen in Beijing on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters
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Residential buildings are seen in Beijing on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters

Will China take out the axe to fix the slowing property market?

  • Small steps are being taken at the local level to encourage home buying
  • Beijing is signalling it thinks property market can be kept stable without big national policy action, experts say
Topic |   China property

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Residential buildings are seen in Beijing on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters
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