A third of China households see home prices rising in Q2 - c.bank survey

BEIJING, March 15 (Reuters) - A China central bank survey showed that 31.4 percent of the country's households believe housing prices would continue to rise in the second quarter of this year.

The People's Bank of China also said on Thursday that its survey of 20,000 households found that 48.2 percent expected housing prices to be "basically unchanged."

The central bank survey done for the first quarter showed 32 percent of Chinese households expected home prices to rise. (Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Himani Sarkar)