Journal article

What influence domestic and overseas developers' decisions?

Huiying Hou, Hao Wu

JOURNAL OF PROPERTY INVESTMENT & FINANCE | EMERALD GROUP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 2019

Abstract

Purpose: Foreign firms entering into the domestic real estate industry and foreign investment control are significant in global hot markets such as Australia. Despite their market impact and policy sensitivity, developer choice is rarely studied. The purpose of this paper is to study domestic and overseas property developers for their motive and preference in response to market growth and market barriers including regulatory constraint. Design/methodology/approach: International trade theory suggests local and overseas firms can vary significantly for their risk profile when engaging in location-specific development opportunities. Using a comprehensive decision factor system for the resident..

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