Economy & Markets, Released on 11/1/19
89% of Chinese real estate is owned, not rented…and 75% of Chinese net worth is in real estate. Harry Dent dives into the numbers behind Chinese real estate investment market, breaking down just how perilous speculation of empty housing developments could be…. even if it comes with a silver lining of self-correction.
Harry Dent is a Fortune 100 consultant, new venture investor, noted speaker, bestselling author, and the founder and senior editor at Dent Research, where he dedicates himself to identifying and studying demographic, technological, and geopolitical trends. He has a free daily newsletter at www.harrydent.com called “Survive and Prosper.” Mr. Dent accurately predicted Japan’s collapse in 1989, the dot-com bubble-bust in 2000 and the housing bust in 2006 to 2007 (among many other things). He’s written numerous books, including The Great Boom Ahead (1992), The Great Depression Ahead (2008), The Great Crash Ahead (2011) and The Demographic Cliff (2014). His most recent novels are The Sale of a Lifetime and Zero Hour.