China’s Real Estate Market: Carefully Managing a Revival
Across the world, home prices have been modestly increasing since the Great Recession in the United States – which also impacted economies in Europe and Asia. As the International Monetary Fund reports in its regular quarterly housing research, however, global home prices edged downward in the fourth quarter of 2015.
In some instances, global housing trends have an impact on the housing market in the United States, as foreign nationals seek to buy into American real estate either as their primary residence, a residence for family members living or studying in the U.S., or as an investment. (The Home Story has covered these trends previously.)