While developers in the states are eager for financial institutions to loosen up and lend more, the tight construction finance market could provide a unique opportunity for Chinese investors.
According to Kuafu Properties CEO Shang Dai, the current climate offers Chinese investors a chance to “not only follow the market, but lead the market,” by, for example, becoming mezzanine lenders on projects.
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Prior to his appearance on the “Opportunities for Development” panel, Dai swung by for a chat with managing web editor Hiten Samtani at The Real Deal‘s second annual Showcase and Forum in Shanghai. Check out a full recap of the event here.
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