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The Housing Provident Fund in China

Explanation In China, different cities have different laws and regulations regarding the social securities and housing fund. All Chinese employees and employers are required to contribute the mandatory social insurance and other social benefits such as housing fund and the social security funds on a

Government must provide infrastructure – Estate Developers

Real Estate Developers are appealing to government to develop the infrastructure needs to enable them easily provide affordable housing. According to them, it is the duty of government to provide the roads, drainage system and other infrastructure needs, since such activities are capital intensive and

China dominates global city rankings for house price growth

Chinese cities recorded the strongest mainstream house price growth in 2017 and seen the biggest rise in the prime property market, new research has found. Price grow by more than 10% in eight Chinese cities in the mainstream market, led by Chongqing with an increase

KUALA LUMPUR DECLARATION ON CITIES 2030

We, the participants of the Ninth session of the World Urban Forum — representing  national, subnational and local governments, parliamentarians, civil society, older persons, women, youth, children, persons with disabilities, grassroots groups, indigenous peoples and local communities, private sector, foundations and philanthropies, international and regional

Kuwait Government spending to stimulate real estate

By Mohammad Kamal KUWAIT, Feb 4 (KUNA) — Following recent recession in domestic development, government spending on housing and construction is forecast to trigger hike in the realty demand in Q1 2018. It is also predicted that hotels and furnished apartments will flourish, in tandem

Canadian real estate prices see biggest drop worldwide

Canadian real estate prices were the fastest rising in the world, just a few months ago. Now we’re claiming the opposite title, as the market explores where prices should be. Newly released Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (the Dallas Fed) numbers, show a decline in

CPPIB to invest $800M in Chinese real estate developments

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) will invest $800 million in two new property developments in China by developer Longfor Properties, it announced on Monday. The projects include a 740,000 square metre residential and commercial development in Western Chinese city Chengdu. The city has

Tech Leaders Show Support For Ambitious Housing Bill

Silicon Valley is facing a major housing crisis and San Francisco’s state representative, Scott Weiner, has proposed a (very) ambitious bill to allow much more construction. Now, his proposal, SB 827, has the backing of dozens of technology leaders, from Linkedin’s Reid Hoffman to Salesforce’s

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