A China Vanke Co. Ltd. unit agreed to pay 3.2 billion yuan for stakes in five of China Fortune Land Development Co. Ltd.'s subsidiaries based in China's Hebei province, Yicai Global reported.
According to the Oct. 10 report, which cited a statement from China Fortune Land, the targeted companies based in the cities of Zhuozhou, Langfang and Bazhou own an estimated 340,000 square meters of land around Beijing.
The agreement will also pave the way for a potential partnership between China Vanke and China Fortune Land, the report added.
A China Fortune Land executive told Yicai Global that the deal will help improve the quality of the selling property company's residential projects.
As of Oct. 11, US$1 was equivalent to 6.89 yuan.