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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Hong Kong to see surge in tiny flats as demand remains strong

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 04:08pm by Sandy Li

    ... will require a higher down payment," Sino Land associate director Victor Tin Sio-un said. Sino Land has sold 95 units at Park Ivy- a joint venture with the Urban Redevelopment Authority in Tai Kok ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    24 sites reserved for public housing sold to developers, says report

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... redevelopment sites were returned to the government for "other uses to tie in with local development needs" and to "fully utilise the economic benefits of individual prime sites". ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Developers may get revised guidelines urging clarity on fixed windows

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by Olga Wong, SAMUEL CHAN

    ... for Trinity said. The three-tower redevelopment project is undertaken by Cheung Kong with help from the Urban Renewal Authority. It sits near the West Kowloon Corridor, bounded by Lai Chi Kok Road, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    URA cash injection to speed up development of 'small Taikoo Shing'

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 04:16am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com URA to fast track HK$17b Kwun Tong town centre redevelopment by taking a bigger role Cash injection to speed up 'small Taikoo Shing' The Urban Renewal Authority is to inject HK$1.7 billion into its Kwun Tong town centre redevelopment to speed up the creation of what it calls "a small Taikoo Shing". The money will go towards ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Lawmakers say housing target is unrealistic

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:29am by Olga Wong

    ... on redeveloping 22 old public estates, but further research was needed on the cost-effectiveness of the developments and the impact on the construction industry. He said a former site for international ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Surveyors call for cheap land to be provided for homes for the elderly

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:34am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Surveyors' body also calls for container terminal to be redeveloped to ease city's housing shortage RICS urges cheap land for homes for elderly Hong Kong property surveyors have called on the government to provide cheap land for the construction of affordable rental homes for the city's growing elderly population. The Royal Institution ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Clock ticks down on mass eviction from old To Kwa Wan building

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Eviction order to be served on entire block on Friday unless residents can rally support to force property onto URA redevelopment list Clock ticks down ... Authority to redevelop the site. Spirits were lifted at the six-storey, 56-year-old block by news that the owner of nearby block No 45 was open to redeveloping that building, Kowloon West lawmaker ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Kuk leader suggests building high-rise to meet village house demands

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... to replace village houses and save land resources. The Heung Yee Kuk chairman likened the idea to the redevelopment of urban villages in Shenzhen where indigenous villagers are allowed to build high-rises with community facilities. The government should devise a policy with incentives to better plan the villages. In Shenzhen, the government sees villagers as their partners in redeveloping ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Urban Renewal Authority rules out renovation for unsafe building

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Residents of unsafe block on their own with revamp Residents living in a dangerous building in To Kwa Wan will have to solve redevelopment problems ... demand-led redevelopment scheme- which requires the consent of two-thirds of owners and hence considerable organisation- rather than initiate redevelopment of the block on 51 Kai Ming Street. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    We’re staying put, say To Kwa Wan owners

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Ernest Kao and Stuart Lau

    ... Olga Wong, Ernest Kao and Stuart Lau Residents want authorities to assure them their To Kwa Wan building will be redeveloped before they will make way for safety checks We're staying ... will be redeveloped. It is uncertain whether the Urban Renewal Authority will step in after the Buildings Department concluded that all the balconies on the 56-year-old block on 51 Kai Ming Street were ...




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