Description:Â Economists have long been predicting commercial real estate could be the next day of reckoning for the financial markets, with a wave of defaults looming as billions of dollars in troubled loans come due in the coming months. But a little-noticed bill introduced in January could help bring a new source of desperately-needed liquidity to the sector: foreign investment.
Questions for discussion:
- According to this article, how do taxation and government regulations affect planning by foreign and domestic investors?
- What are the consequences of these changes to foreign investment in real estate?
- Do you agree or disagree with this approach?