18 Feb '12, 4am

China home prices fall in January

China home prices fall in January

BEIJING: Home prices in more than two thirds of China's major cities continued their slump in January from a month before, the government announced Saturday, as moves to cool the market continued to bite. Of 70 cities tracked by the government, 48 saw prices fall month-on-month, slightly fewer than the 52 cities that recorded negative house price growth in December, the National Bureau of Statistics said, while 22 were seen as stable. Beijing has introduced a range of measures aimed at curbing the real estate market over the last year, such as bans on buying second homes, hiking minimum down-payments and introducing property taxes in select cities. But analysts worry the correction could have broader implications for the world's second-largest economy, which is already widely forecast to slow this year from 9.2 percent growth in 2011. Premier Wen Jiabao reiterated this wee...

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