Investment Property in Kaifeng

Investment Real Estate in Kaifeng

Investment Property in Kaifeng
Investment Property in Kaifeng

Kaifeng property investment can be a worthwhile venture if you are selective with the areas you choose to invest in. If not, you could find that your investment suffers due to low rental yields, dwindling demand, and slow property price growth in many parts of Kaifeng.

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Kaifeng (simplified Chinese: 开封; traditional Chinese: 開封; pinyin: Kāifēng) is a prefecture-level city in east-central Henan province, China. It is one of the Eight Ancient Capitals of China, having been the capital eight times in history, and is best known for having been the Chinese capital during the Northern Song dynasty.

As of 31 December 2018, around 4,465,000 people lived in Kaifeng’s Prefecture, of whom 1,652,000 lived in the built-up (or metro) area made of Xiangfu, Longting, Shunhe Hui, Gulou and Yuwantai Districts. Located along the Yellow River’s southern bank, it borders the provincial capital of Zhengzhou to the west, Xinxiang to the northwest, Shangqiu to the east, Zhoukou to the southeast, Xuchang to the southwest, and Heze of Shandong to the northeast.

Kaifeng is also a major city in the world by scientific research outputs as tracked by the Nature Index. The city is home to a campus of Henan University, one of the national key universities in the Double First Class University Plan.

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The financial stability of Kaifeng has translated into a real estate market that rewards forward planning and a willingness to look beyond areas of traditional affluence.


Buy to Rent in Kaifeng


Renting out your Kaifeng buy-to-rent investment property can grow wealth and income.


Whatever your goals with investment property in Kaifengare – preparation is key:


  • Set goals based on how much rental yield will be required and the local rental yield rates in Kaifeng and be prepared to change your initial outlook.
  • Thoroughly research the Kaifeng location with a special emphasis on fringe areas outside the main Kaifeng metropolis that may be valued lower than their better-known neighbours. Rental yields of around 5% are still attainable in certain areas of Kaifeng.
  • Ensure that your target investment property in Kaifeng appeals to professionals. This is a demographic that ensures maximum income and low voids.
  • Finding and vetting suitable tenants is a job ideally left to the professionals. Working with an established letting agent with local knowledge and experience of property legislation will give you the best chance of success.

Flipping Investment Property in Kaifeng

Flipping property in Kaifeng


Flipping property is when we advise clients to buy a Kaifeng property below market value, renovate it and then make a profit by selling it at a higher price, all within a few months, and often before the Kaifeng market has a time to react to the renovation.


The Flipping Strategy in Kaifeng


Investment property flipping in Kaifeng is a simple strategy. You find a property that is in need of renovation from our list and purchase it for a low price. These type of Kaifeng real estate investments are sometimes referred to by professionals as ‘distressed’ Kaifeng real estate.


What is distressed Kaifeng property:


  • Kaifeng property in need of renovation
  • Kaifeng real estate with a change of puropose and use
  • Oversold Kaifeng property
  • Bank repossessions in Kaifeng


Put simply, long term investors in Kaifeng purchase the property, renovate it and make it a lot more attractive to potential buyers.


Calculate profit that you make from Kaifeng investment property flipping:


Final Selling Price less Cost of Purchase less Costs = Profit

Here is an example:

Kaifeng property purchase price: $220,000

Renovation costs: $20,000

Other costs: $25,000

Property sale price: $400,000

Profit: $135,000


Experienced property developers in Kaifeng use a minimum profit value of 22% when looking at potential Kaifeng projects. The reason for this is because there are lots that can go wrong in Kaifeng property flipping and working on a potential margin of 22% should still leave a good margin of error.


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