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01.31.2013 19:30

Beijing's Housing Market Surges in January

Property agency HomeLink says sales rose even though early period of year is usually slow
By staff reporter Yang Qiubo

(Beijing) – Some 11,156 homes were sold in the capital from the beginning of the year to January 28, a 570 percent increase compared to the same period in 2012, a property agency says.

Nearly 400 units were sold on average every day from January 22 to 28, HomeLink said, despite the fact that the beginning of the year was usually slow. The average housing price was 23,259 yuan per square meter on January 28.

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