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I was meandering so many places to find GIS data for Beijing. but it seems like I cannot get to any of useful resources.

At least I got road, water shape files and outline of beijing city. specifically what i need is buildings and parcel(lots) maps to investigate site analysis Beijing CBD area.

Thank you in advance for your kind consideration

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The Beijing extract of OSM data, which doesn't appear to have parcels or buildings, is available here:

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You can try 'Open Street Map' data..

Use the 'single shapefile' link to obtain data...

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Your answer would be much more helpful if it indicated how once could download the required data from OSM. Just giving a link to the OSM website isn't really helpful. – Devdatta Tengshe Apr 30 '13 at 10:57

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