An exposition and a series of seminars on international real estate, VNREA EXPO, will be held in Ho Chi Minh City from September 20-24.

According to the Vietnam Real Estate Association (VNREA), the expo will be an annual event to support the development of Vietnam ’s real estate market and the completion of a policy system for this sector.

VNREA permanent vice chairman Tong Van Nga related that the event is expected to draw 1,500 booths of real estate enterprises from at home and abroad. It will introduce an overview of Vietnam ’s housing, residential areas, industrial zones and hotel construction projects and showcase decorative products and construction materials as well as real estate management and brokering services.

Seminars on various topics, such as sources of capital for the domestic real estate market, investment potential and opportunities in the market, as well as issues related to providing low-income housing will be held during the event.

Real estate experts will provide ideas on establishing a policy system to develop the real estate market and field questions on this and related subjects.

The expo will also honour outstanding designers, real estate products and trading floors in localities nationwide.

According to the Ministry of Construction’s figures, Vietnam now has more than 1,000 real estate trading floors with over 8,000 licensed certificates for real estate brokerage and assessment./.