Property sales values increase

(China Daily)
Updated: 2011-05-13 13:47
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The value of property sales in China during the first four months of the year rose 13.3 percent year-on-year to 1.4 trillion yuan ($217 billion), according to the nation's top statistics authority on Wednesday.

Sales of residential housing rose 11 percent, while office sales rose 23.8 percent and business properties increased by 26.6 percent, according to figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics.