19 Jul '17, 9am

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Registering rental yields of less than two percent, well below average yields in major cities such as New York and Tokyo (4.7 percent and 4.3 percent respectively), China’s first-tier cities Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Shanghai may be entering a property price bubble. Despite the moderation in home price growth, home rental yields in some Chinese cities continued to drop in the last quarter, indicating the existence of a property price bubble, reported South China Morning Post. Shanghai-based E-house China R&D Institute revealed that all of China’s first-tier cities – Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Shanghai – and nine second-tier cities registered rental yields of below two percent. The average yields are far below the level recorded in major global cities like New York and Tokyo at 4.7 percent and 4.3 percent, respectively. “Rental yields in first-tier cities have ...

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