A seven-bedroom, eight-and-a-half-bath house in the swanky Pacific Heights neighbourhood of San Francisco. Chinese investors turn to property markets in Southeast Asia, as western markets impose capital curbs. It was a year in which billions changed hands, but very few records were set. Why Hong Kong property in central Kowloon attracts high-end buyers. There was a backlash against mega-mansions but not mega-prices. This Pacific Heights home marked the most expensive sale in San Francisco history. It comes with a person screening room and views of downtown Los Angeles, along with six bedrooms and seven baths.
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