22 Sep '14, 6am

China's rich flocking to an unlikely corner of the United States, creating a real estate boom... Read more

China's rich flocking to an unlikely corner of the United States, creating a real estate boom... Read more

Partners in property: Mr Lozier (left) and Mr Wang of Seattle's homebuilders Lochwood-Lozer Custom Homes are building 10 homes, worth US$2.5 million to US$5 million, aimed at Chinese buyers. - PHOTO: NYT [SEATTLE] As the Chinese wealthy stash more of their fortunes overseas , they're bidding up the value of everything from bitcoins and Burgundy to Picassos and pink diamonds. And, increasingly, China's rich are also offshoring their families along with their cash. That has created a real estate boom in an unlikely corner of the United States : suburban Seattle. Wealthy Chinese have become far and away the biggest foreign buyers of property in Seattle in recent years, accounting for up to one-third of US$1 million-plus homes sold in certain areas, brokers say. Seattle property agents are hiring Mandarin speakers and even opening offices in Beijing . Builders are designing mu...

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