China expert: A discussion of what China’s property markets have to offer investors
China has endured the pandemic the longest, and experienced an early economic rebound as a result of its containment efforts, all while other world economies continue to struggle under the weight of new cases and slow vaccine roll-outs. A year on, what can investors learn from China’s economy and real estate markets as they continue to recover? In March, Institutional Real Estate Asia Pacific senior editor Dr Jennifer Molloy spoke with three experts on China, and their responses are collected below. The Q&A includes Claire Cormier Thielke, managing director, Asia Pacific, Hines; Thomas Liu, head of China, Actis; and Joel Rothstein, shareholder and chair, Asia real estate practice, Greenberg Traurig.
As the second-largest economy in the world, how do you view China’s economic recovery thus far? And, what indicators should institutional investors watch to best understand the health of C