407 FDI projects had been licensed in the real estate sector as of December 31.
FDI companies paid VND4.7 trillion land rent in 2001-2011. The highest amount was in the latest with VND1,047 billion.
The state budget collected an average of VND1 trillion annually from the land rent of foreign investors in 2012-2013.
In the first five months this year, the real estate ranked third in FDI attraction with nine new projects.
Registered and added capital hit US$399.33 million in the same phase, equal to 7.2 percent of total FDI.