Love Limbo in Shanghai as Curbs Freeze Singles From Home Market

Love Limbo in Shanghai as Curbs Freeze Singles From Home Market

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Unmarried non-locals, who had been able to buy as long as they proved a year or more of tax payments, are now being frozen out altogether after the city toughened implementation of the curbs following Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao’s vow in July to “unswervingly” contain prices.