Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows into Vietnam real estate market has remarkably increased since early 2019. Experts expect that the growing trend would be much higher and faster in the following months.
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Vietnam real estate market
Until March 20th, 2019, the total amount of newly registered, increasing and share capital from foreign investors (FDI) in real estate market reached $778,2 million USD. The number rose more than 60% compared to that of last year, which was only at $486 million USD.
Previously, the total FDI flowing into Vietnam property market accelerated at $6.6 billion USD, accounting for 18.6% of $35.46 billion USD FDI in 2018. This number was double the FDI capital for real estate in 2017, which was $3.05 billion USD.
Many investment decision on Vietnam real estate market has been made due to great potentials
Some experts said that FDI flows into real estate increased in 2018. They forecasted that this growth would be more positive in 2019. This would be the moment when many investors shifted capital flows into ASEAN, including Vietnam. Japan is at the top of the list of countries with projects developing in Vietnam in 2018. These foreign investors are also interested in Vietnam’s real estate market.
Some Japanese investors share the upcoming investment plan in a seminar on real estate and infrastructure investment in Vietnam. It is in coordination with the Ministry of Planning and Investment, and the Japanese Association of Real Estate and Infrastructure.
Meanwhile, according to the report of the Institute of Urban Land (Urban Land Institute – ULI in USA), Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam ranks fourth in the Asia Pacific market in terms of real estate investment potentials in 2018.