Property remains an unshakeable asset

Asia’s residential property market continues to grow despite the global economic slowdown, according to a new report by Knight Frank.

Property remains an unshakeable asset

Bricks and mortar seem to retain their solidity in an uncertain economic climate and when facing a battering from volatile financial markets. When all else appears precarious, investing in homes offers some security.

Most countries in Asia experienced price growth in their residential property markets during the second quarter of this year. Shining brightest was Hong Kong, which had its strongest quarterly growth since the third quarter of 2009.

However, sentiment...

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