Property Bubble Squeezing Out Young S. Koreans

Just five months away from going to the polls to choose their next president, people in South Korea are trying to navigate a serious housing crisis. A recent opinion poll shows that more than half of voters do not support current President Moon Jae-in. Of those, 33% cite his real-estate policy. That was the most cited issue, even ahead of economic worries or measures against the coronavirus. Many blame him for widening the wealth gap between those who own their homes... and those who do not. NHK looks at a pressing issue for young South Koreans ahead of the election.