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Macro Insights Weekly: Asia’s house prices perking up

Taimur Baig, Ma Tieying / April 26, 2021
Low rates, ample liquidity, and some semblance of economic normalisation in parts of Asia are creating room for ample strength in residential property markets. .
Key summary points
  • Price increases are most pronounced in China, where double-digit year-on-year gains
  • Prices are on a firm upward trend in South Korea and Taiwan as well
  • The brightest property market spot in South-East Asia is Singapore
  • The picture is dour, relatively speaking, in the rest of South-East and South Asia
  • Success or failure with pandemic is showing up in the buoyancy or doldrum in the property markets

Macro Insights Weekly: Asia’s house prices perking up

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