Property prices continue to rise in October
Updated: 2013-11-18 12:37
By Hu Yuanyuan (chinadaily.com.cn)
Property prices in China's major cities continued to pick up in October, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday.
Shanghai, with a 21.4 percent increase from the same period last year, led the price hike list. Beijing ranked second, with a 21.2 percent jump.
On a monthly basis, 65 cities experienced a price increase, with the growth rate capped at 1.3 percent. Prices were flat in three cities and dropped in two cities.
The situation in the pre-owned home market is almost the same.
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