Britain is now a magnet for the Chinese

May 2011
Mail on Sunday;5/ 8/2011, p30
Imagine a property show attracting 100,000 visitors, with police on hand to control excited crowds wanting to plough their savings into residential property. That was the scene last month at the Real Estate Show in Beijing, the capital of a country where property has increased in value eightfold in three years, where the government is squeezing mortgage availability and where three months ago families were restricted to a maximum of two properties each to deter speculators.


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