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  1. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Elderly care home residents protest plans that will leave them homeless

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Celebration turns into demonstration against development they say will leave them homeless NT elderly protest new town plan A traditional annual feast ... billion development plan. Most had lived in the former British military married quarters for more than five years, said Wong Cheung-ching, chairman of the Dills Corner Aged-Care Homes Association. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1319464/elderly-care-home-residents-protest-plans-will-leave-them-homeless
  2. News - China - HOUSING

    One dead in Ningbo apartment collapse

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 03:35am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Investigation after collapse of Ningbo apartment block kills woman An apartment building that officials said was home to 15 families collapsed near ... A government pledge to cover half the cost of repairs was dismissed by residents. They said cracks and crumbling concrete had worsened in recent years. At a briefing on Friday afternoon, Fenghua ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1465145/one-dead-ningbo-apartment-collapse
  3. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Rising rents taking biggest toll on the poor

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:26am by LO WEI

    ... the HK$2,700 he had been paying, Chiu realised his income wouldn't stretch that far, and he began looking for an alternative. "After the rent increase, it took up almost half of my monthly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1455649/rising-rents-taking-biggest-toll-poor
  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Lantau plans may help Tai O flat sales: expert

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Lantau plans may help Tai O flat sales: expert Lantau's new status as a focus of government development plans will make 85 subsidised public flats in Tai O attractive to buyers when they go on sale in June, an academic says. But the Home Ownership Scheme flats might draw speculators instead of genuine, needy buyers, warned Chau Kwong-wing, chair ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1454286/lantau-plans-may-help-tai-o-flat-sales-expert
  5. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Plan to double Lamma Island's population stokes fears over higher ferry fares

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 04:11am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Lamma quarry plan stokes transport fears A development plan for a quarry on Lamma that would almost double the population of the island has triggered ... Central and Sok Kwu Wan would have to run every half hour. On weekdays, ferries run at 11/2 to two-hour intervals now. Ferries run more frequently between Central and Yung Shue Wan, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1448826/lamma-quarry-plan-stokes-transport-fears
  6. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Housing Authority finance chief says task force proposals are ‘unrealistic’

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 11:27am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... "The group looked at the financial health of the whole of Hong Kong but they don't understand the HA's difficulties," So said in an interview with the South China Morning Post. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1453093/housing-authority-chief-says-task-force-proposals-are-unrealistic
  7. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Demand will ensure private flats are built, says Paul Chan

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 04:11am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Recent hiccups in securing land and developers will not derail plans, development minister says Demand will ensure flats are built, says Paul Chan The development chief has sought to allay worries that the government's ambitious private housing target may fall apart, after more rezoning plans ran into opposition and a tender for a Tai Po site ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1448827/demand-will-ensure-private-flats-are-built-says-paul-chan
  8. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

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

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

    ... units of about 600 sq ft saleable area by 2019. In a next phase of redevelopment, offices and a 60-storey hotel are expected to be ready by 2021. "The variety of development in the project makes it a small Taikoo Shing, where flats, offices and hotels are readily accessible," Wan said, referring to the Swire development in Quarry Bay. There will be a viewing area on top ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1434334/ura-cash-injection-speed-development-small-taikoo-shing
  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    MTR Corp not pulling its weight on housing needs, says Paul Chan

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:37pm by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong and Yvonne Liu Government should not be only one trying to boost housing supply, says development chief, pushing plan for public flats on light-rail site MTR not pulling its weight: Paul Chan The development chief yesterday accused the MTR of not doing enough to help solve the city's housing shortage. "The MTR Corp has not launched a single project ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1436680/mtr-corp-not-pulling-its-weight-housing-needs-says-paul-chan
  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Key housing committee warns over rent controls, building on country parks

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 05:40pm by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... housing The government-appointed committee tasked with long-term planning for housing development in Hong Kong has expressed reservations about introducing rent controls and regulations ... waiting list. Of those, slightly more than half were single or under the age of 60, or both. At the end of March last year there were some 228,000 applicants on the waiting list, while 49 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1429647/government-advisers-not-keen-rent-controls-or-building-homes-country

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