At least one Vancouver realtor has even opened an office in Beijing to promote condo developments, said the article. Colliers has also opened an office in Shanghai to lure buyers for multi-family units.
The article said The Key, a Vancouver-based sales and marketing firm focusing on the Chinese market, has sold more than 500 homes to mainland Chinese investors and immigrants in the past two months alone.
The company recently took Chinese realtors on a helicopter tour of properties in White Rock as part of its sales pitch.
The China Daily newspaper, a state-run publication in China and printed in English, recently said Canada was the most popular choice for overseas investors.
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