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China Housing Bubble

Hedge Fund Manager James Chanos on His Big Short Position in China

Maneet Ahuja | Posted 08.18.2012 | Business
Maneet Ahuja

Part of the problem in understanding China, Chanos says, is the prevailing myths. One is that the country's balance sheet is healthy in that it doesn't show much debt.

Cities With The Most Expensive Office Space

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.08.2012 | Business

The global economy may still be in dire straights, but if demand for rental office space is any signal, things could be looking up. The global mark...

Don't Bet Against China

Daniel Wagner | Posted 12.19.2011 | World
Daniel Wagner

The doomsayers and pessimists have been wrong every time they have predicted the Chinese economy's pending demise.

China Facing Subprime Crisis?

Posted 12.10.2011 | World

By Mu Chunshan, The Diplomat Most Westerners probably haven’t heard of Zhejiang, much less know where to find it on a map. But it’s likel...

China Declares Shift To 'Prudent' Fiscal Policy

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BEIJING (By Zhou Xin and Simon Rabinovitch) - China will switch to a prudent monetary policy from a moderately loose stance, the Communist Party's to...

China Moves To Slow Housing Market Growth Again

AP | By ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SHANGHAI -- China has tightened limits on mortgage lending and plans to roll out a new tax on home sales, acting once again to cool a property market ...

A Look Inside China's Perplexing Property Boom

blogs.telegraph.co.uk | Peter Foster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It is notoriously difficult to get a handle on China's property market -- the bears talk about imploding ponzi schemes, while the bulls cite the pace ...

Stocks Dive On Obama's Reform Announcements, China Housing News

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — President Barack Obama's plan to change the way big banks make their money plunged the stock market back into the fear and uncertaint...

China Grapples With Its Own Housing Crisis

GlobalPost | Kathleen E. McLaughlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING -- Ten days before the summer Olympics, Zhang Yong took the plunge and bought his first home. Engaged to be married later this year, Zhang,...