Markets

ANZ says China’s residential property market could withstand price falls of up to 50%

Research from ANZ suggests China’s residential property market is buffered from a material collapse. Despite increased loan growth since 2015, China’s household debt-to-GDP ratio is still comparatively low. Analysis of loan-value-ratios suggests Chinese lenders can still absorb a significant house price correction. Much has been written about the risks posed […]
ANZ says China’s residential property market could withstand price falls of up to 50%
Markets

CHARTS: The epic recovery in house prices in China’s largest cities

China’s property market has sprung back to life this year, boosted by lower interest rates, a relaxation in property purchase restrictions and, as is often the case in any Chinese market, an element of speculation. Prices have surged, mirroring that seen in property turnover. As a result, property construction has […]
CHARTS: The epic recovery in house prices in China’s largest cities