The new guidelines are designed to act as a deterrent for homeowners who have been exploiting housing rules in the capital.
by Tom Lamming, 17 July 2019
We find out what it was like being caught up in the city's 'safety campaign,' in residents' own words.
by Dominique Wong, 09 January 2018
Any physical partition which separates the "rich" and "poor" areas of communities must be torn down -- and many Beijingers aren't happy.
by Justine Lopez, 05 September 2017
These mini-houses only cost USD10,000. But the best part is they can be built in less than 24 hours using nothing more than a hex wrench!
by Justine Lopez, 26 July 2017
Does your rental cost dominate the budget?
by That's PRD, 24 July 2017
Chances are you're paying an arm and a leg for property if you live in one of these cities.
by Jane Polubotko, 23 January 2017
Japanese architect Shuhei Aoyama was tasked with transforming a dark and overcrowded hutong home into an efficient and beautiful space.
by Oscar Holland, 17 January 2017