The massive land development and building boom in China has created a new category of residence called “nail households” (釘子戶 dīng zi hù) or holdouts from land developers’ buyout offers. Most of these “nail households” dislike the low offers or resist the corruption due to official and land developer alliance.
The pictures below show what Chinese netizens termed “Coolest nail household in history” (史上最牛钉子户) in 2007. Even CNN had reported this incident in international TV news.
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|“Nail Tomb” surrounded by tall residential buildings. All the “dragon veins” are c|
The “nail households”, if they preserve and keep staying in their isolated houses will win the battle but lose the war, especially the Feng Shui war because:
- nail households are likely surrounded by new and tall buildings. It create a subconscious feeling of being suppressed and lacking prosperity
- dwindling luck because earth qi tends to migrate to newer structures
- sickness and misfortune because qi is blocked by tall buildings surrounding them