Close X Cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of 24hGold.com. By continuing your navigation on our website, you are accepting the use of cookies.
To learn more about cookies ...
EnglishFrench
Gold & Silver Prices in
In the same category

The China Property Bubble

IMG Auteur
Published : August 02nd, 2010
159 words - Reading time : less than a minute
( 0 vote, 0/5 )
Print article
  Article Comments Comment this article Rating All Articles  
0
Send
0
comment
Our Newsletter...
Category : Editorials

 

 

 

 

If you’ve not already seen the study by Yongheng Deng, Joseph Gyourko, and Jing Wuu that appeared at voxeu the other day and you still think there’s not a problem with real estate prices in China, you might want to go read that paper. The one chart that stood out for me is below along with a conclusion that should strike fear into any recent buyer.

 

 

To provide some insight into just how risky prices and price-to-rent ratios are at these levels, we calculated what would happen if people began to expect that their homes would grow in value by only 4% per year. For Beijing, prices would fall by over 40%, absent offsetting rent increases or other countervailing factors.

 

Tim Iacono

 

Iacono Research.com

 

Tim Iacono is the founder of Iacono Research which provides market commentary and investment advisory services specializing in macroeconomic analysis and commodity based investing. He also writes the popular blog The Mess That Greenspan Made.

 

 

 

 

Data and Statistics for these countries : China | All
Gold and Silver Prices for these countries : China | All
<< Previous article
Rate : Average note :0 (0 vote)
>> Next article
Tim Iacono is the founder of Iacono Research, a subscription service providing market commentary and investment advisory services specializing in commodity based investing.
WebsiteSubscribe to his services
Comments closed
Latest comment posted for this article
Be the first to comment
Add your comment
Top articles
Latest Comments
Alan Greenspan renews gold advocacy, Part 2
21:36dennyc
Believe it - Greenspan is as dumb as he looks. I'm slightly puzzled as to why the author would use Greenspan as a source for anything. Even a curso...
“That War You Ordered….”
19 Febscipionasica2
How splendid to read a clear and lucid article. I am a British citizen living in France and I confirm to you that the illogical nonsense fed to yo...
Alan Greenspan renews gold advocacy, Part 1
18 Febstinger
STFU Greenspan, shut your lie-hole already. When you had a chance to make a difference you sold us out. Nobody gives a chit about...
“That War You Ordered….”
18 Febcomptel
Very good article, except for the unneeded bad language!
Trump Fan John Paulson Cuts GLD Gold Investment as Inflation Hits 5...
15 FebChrisR13
Paulson still owns 4.3 million shares but don't forget GLD allows its biggest holders to redeem for the underlying physical gold but everyone else ...
Yet Another Wall Street 'Witch's Brew'
15 FebDRGEORGE0
I'm not an American but if I had a vote I probably would have voted for DT as the alternative was much worse. My biggest concern about DTs policies...
Left Behind
13 FebJ.1
Perhaps Secretary DeVos's primary purpose will be to dismantle the Dept. of Education. Woo Hoo! Stop wasting money on ineffective education that ...
Amazon Plans Robotic Supermarket Staffed by 3; Chinese Factory Elim...
13 FebDRGEORGE1
200 years later, the spirit of Ned Ludd lives on - except sam_site doesn't want to smash the machines - he just pretends they aren't there!
Most commented articlesFavoritesMore...
World PM Newsflow
ALL
GOLD
SILVER
PGM & DIAMONDS
OIL & GAS
OTHER METALS