Real estate

Taking Shanghai real estate to the next level: Buy your next house online

Taking Shanghai real estate to the next level: Buy your next house online

Forget trekking to your local real estate office, Sina now lets buyers do everything online from finding a house to putting down a deposit
5 horrendously expensive Shanghai mansions

5 horrendously expensive Shanghai mansions

Got RMB 20 million -- scratch that -- RMB 100 million handy? You might just need it as we survey the five most impressive mansions on the Shanghai market
How many Chinese millionaires is enough?

How many Chinese millionaires is enough?

The Hurun Wealth Report reveals that China is closing in on the 1 million millionaires mark
Sajima Club: From Formula 1 think pad to private party space

Sajima Club: From Formula 1 think pad to private party space

A night as an emperor’s neighbor needn’t break the bank for a night out
Shanghai real estate prices to overtake Hong Kong’s

Shanghai real estate prices to overtake Hong Kong’s

Those looking to get in on the Shanghai luxury real estate market better buy now. If they wait, they might be better off booking a ticket south
Desire to live the dream keeps Thailand's luxury property market afloat

Desire to live the dream keeps Thailand's luxury property market afloat

Despite regional competition, economic woes, a strong baht and political instability, the country's highend property sector refuses to tank
One-new-house policy hits Shanghai

One-new-house policy hits Shanghai

The Shanghai Housing Authority announces new regulations that limit Shanghai homeowners to buying one extra property for "a certain period of time"
Saffronart: The online matchmaker for real estate dreamers

Saffronart: The online matchmaker for real estate dreamers

Online auction house Saffronart breaks into the business of prime properties in India, with Himalayan villas, art-deco sea-facing apartments and other impossible dreams on their books
Is this Beijing's tiniest home?

Is this Beijing's tiniest home?

A Beijing resident breaks up with her boyfriend and becomes the first tenant in the city's 'capsule apartment' complex
Interview with a Tokyo realtor

Interview with a Tokyo realtor

We talk to Hiroya Yoshizato of realtor/architectural firm Speac Inc. about the low standards of Tokyo apartment hunters and the reason why you still pay reikin 'gift money'
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history