Publisher: The Korea Econimic Daily
Pub. Date: April 2004
Softcover: 324 pages
Real estate market had been the subject of interest not only for individuals but for institutional investors long before the trend of global investment turned toward housing market from stock market whose bubble was destroyed in the late 1990s. In reality the 1980s saw many Koreans got quick rich thanks to soaring land prices. The fever to purchase potentially prosperous land was so hot that the Korean government scrambled to curb the speculative investment on land and houses. Though it is not so lucrative as it was in the 1980s, real estate is still one of the hottest investment items among common Koreans along with stock market. "The Secrets of Korea`s Real Estate Millionaires" provides advices for those who are eager to get rich but are devoid of necessary information and knowledge. The author Jo Seong-geun has interviewed 110 riches who build up wealth buying and selling land and houses. The veteran journalist has long experience of covering stock market and real estate news at the Korea Economic Daily. Along with his professional knowledge, true episodes of various ways of growing and protecting wealth with land will help lay would-be riches make less mistakes in investing.