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Buyers in Vietnam’s southern province of Hue have been urged to be extra careful when bidding on homes, as they may end up paying double or triple the value.
The provincial government is looking into whether bidding on properties in Hue can lead to an inflated price for the same property.
The province has warned that it is in the process of investigating whether such an anomaly could be the reason for an increase in prices.
The bidding process has been fraught with complications for buyers and sellers in the province, which has been one of the poorest provinces in Vietnam.
A number of high-profile cases have led to widespread protests by people who say they were forced to pay double or even triple their initial bid prices.
The province is a major producer of rice, the key ingredient in Vietnam noodles.