Sun Hung Kai Properties

By the sea

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 03 May, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 03 May, 2012, 12:00am


City dwellers surrounded by concrete jungles can easily forget that most of Hong Kong is surrounded by sea, and the longest coastline is in the New Territories.

For those who relish an idyllic ambience, waterfront properties are their dream home and what's more, they are only a short ride from shopping centres.

'Luxury homes in New Territories East are made for those who enjoy tranquillity and panoramic sea views'

Patrick Chow Moon-kit, head of research, Ricacorp

Premium projects can be found along the Tolo Harbour, Tai Po, the Sai Kung Road bay area and in outlying islands. In addition to being close to nature, residents enjoy excellent facilities such as gardens and parks, swimming pools with a sea view, water sports and bicycle trails.

Recent deals include:

A 3,960 sq ft town house at Constellation Cove, developed by Kerry Properties, sold for HK$49.8 million, at HK$12,600 per square foot.

A 5,408 sq ft town house at Providence Bay, developed by Sino Group, sold for HK$159 million, at HK$29,400 per square foot.

A 3,442 sq ft town house at The Beverly Hills Phase 3 Legende Royale by Henderson Land Development, sold for HK$31.32 million, at HK$9,100 per square foot.

A 1,018 sq ft unit at The Paragon, developed by CITIC Pacific, was sold for HK$5.7 million, at HK$5,600 per square foot.