"Every day the property is simply left there, is another day we spend worried. Land is such delicious meat, surrounded by so many hungry wolves!"
Lke I just said on twitter, if you're interested in anything that relates to cities take a look at this series of articles about the spawning of Beijing. As a bonus, here's a local property developer stating current British housing policy:
Born in Shandong in 1951, Ren has been the chairman of Beijing Huayuan Real Estate for over 20 years. Although not among the country's richest tycoons, Ren has become one of its better known, due largely to his sharp tongue. Choice quotes include, "The real estate industry should make a huge profit," "High-end apartments are supposed to be unaffordable to poor," and "If you can't afford a place to live in the big cities, then why not go back to the countryside?"