You are here

China homebuyers rush online to finance downpayments

Peer-to-peer lenders help buyers struggling to make a deposit after a tripling of home prices since 2000
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 05:50

Beijing

QIAN Kaishen and his wife almost gave up in August on buying a bigger home. As apartments at Shanghai Villa, a project they liked near the city's Hongqiao Airport, started selling, the money they had saved for the deposit was tied up in a 5 per cent-return investment.

Then

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom