Housing Curbs

China Housing Curbs News - Caixin Global

The central government said in late 2016 that "Houses are built to be lived in, not for speculation," kicking off a new round of campaign to rein in the soaring prices.

Housing Developers Scurry as Tighter Regulations Squeeze Property Market

Home sales in China have cooled in the face of new government controls, forcing developers to adjust their businesses, but prices remain high

06 15, 2020 14:15 PM

China Home Prices Rise Most in Six Months as Economy Reopens

New-home prices in 70 major cities increased 0.49% last month, official data showed, up from 0.42% in April

06 04, 2020 15:30 PM

Opinion: Macao Can’t Replace Hong Kong as an International Financial Hub

The region is simply not ready to take over as China’s new gateway to the world any time soon

05 25, 2020 15:00 PM

Opinion: China to Increase Infrastructure Spending, but No Housing Stimulus for Now

However, slowdown in fiscal revenue growth and significant employment pressure means property stimulus likely in late 2020

05 18, 2020 20:28 PM

Post-Virus Rebound in China’s Housing Market May Be Short Lived

As sector recovers from a Covid-19 slump, surveys show sentiment toward buying is weakening

05 08, 2020 17:42 PM

Central and Local Governments in Tug of War Over Real Estate Policy

Cities are announcing measures to ease restrictions on the property market only to backtrack days later

05 08, 2020 16:38 PM

Caixin Insight: New Data, Little New Policy

Caixin’s April manufacturing and services PMIs were both in contractionary territory

04 25, 2020 19:24 PM

Caixin Insight: Cracking the Hard Nut of Factor Market Reform

Bad but not surprising macro data, long overdue factor market reform, takeaways from the April 17 Politburo meeting

04 22, 2020 04:11 AM

Update: Business Relief Loans May Have Flowed Into Shenzhen Property Market

CBIRC Shenzhen bureau tells banks to rescind loans if found to be improperly invested but denies rumor that all credits with collateral purchased within six months will be withdrawn

04 22, 2020 03:23 AM

Four Boys Found Dead at Illegal Construction Site in Henan Province

Yuanyang county authorities remove officials in probe of incident as 8 individuals are reported arrested after dump truck apparently buries kids playing in a pit

04 20, 2020 23:52 PM

China Business Digest: U.S. Crude Crashes Below Zero; Shenzhen Checks Business Relief Loans Used to Buy Houses

Producers would have to pay to unload oil amid demand slump; Hubei’s Jingzhou tries to restart housing market after Covid-19; China’s governments record steepest revenue drop on record

04 10, 2020 06:18 AM

Renewed Public Debt Worries Come With Urban Renovation Plan

Push for special-purpose bond sales to revamp old community facilities and help virus-ravaged economy may saddle local governments with even more debt

03 27, 2020 21:12 PM

Banks Take Tentative Steps to Help China’s Battered Property Market

Lenders in some cities have lowered down payment requirements and mortgage rates

03 14, 2020 04:44 AM

Property Developers Increase Borrowing as Covid-19 Slows Sales

With costs dropping sharply and liquidity rising, real estate bond sales surged 38.4% last week to $4.17 billion; China Vanke’s 3.04%-3.42% coupon rates

03 11, 2020 13:40 PM

Over 100 Builders Go Bust in China as Virus Strains Deepen

Smaller home builders are being pushed to the brink because they can’t get enough money from pre-sales of apartments to cover their costs

03 09, 2020 20:43 PM

China’s Hawaii Clamps Down on Property Pre-Sales as Free-Trade Zone Looms

Real estate companies in Hainan will no longer be able to sell homes before they are built

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