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Chinese property developers are pouring billions into megaprojects in downtown Los Angeles

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
hinese firms have been involved in at least 7 of 18 major land deals in downtown L.A. since 2014, and they are banking on buyers from China snapping up the new residential properties.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.