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  1. 'Let one body set housing agenda'

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... and tax relief for first-time buyers Relaunch Home Starter Loan Scheme ...

  2. Improve this city to encourage births

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Chinese Foundation Secondary School From the Editor Home ownership is so good for a society that many countries help first-time buyers with a subsidy. In developed places, like Australia, ...

  3. Parties press demands ahead of policy address

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... unanimous: make homes more affordable, especially for first-time buyers. After the Legislative Council passed the 2012 electoral reform package, Tsang vowed to concentrate his administration's ... Scheme, implemented by the Tung Chee-hwa administration from 1998 to 2002 to grant low-interest loans to first-time buyers. The Liberal Party, although it has reservations over resumption ...

  4. student politics

    Posted Jun 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 1 The housing authorities promised to provide_____________ housing for first-time buyers, but these new flats are very expensive. 2 His mother is very_____________- he's not allowed to go out ... promotion campaign. 2 What does Oliver Liu Yi-zhou think is the reason for political indifference at local universities? a. The students simply think it is a waste of time. b. Parents discourage ...

  5. Residents displaced by renewal projects fear being shut out

    Posted Jan 24th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a group concerned about the projects. The society said on Friday it planned to build 1,200 affordable, no-frills flats aimed at the mass market, especially first-time buyers, in the five projects, ... of private housing, in four of the five projects. 'Our proposal considers the needs of different people, but the society is only responding to demands of first-time homebuyers,' said Ho. ...

  6. Policy address in focus

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Housing Home Ownership Scheme to be resumed, offering subsidised housing for households earning under HK$30,000 a month- mainly for first-time buyers. Over 17,000 flats will be made available between 2016 and 2020. Land to be made available for an average of 20,000 private flats each year over the next decade. 75,000 public rental flats to be completed in next five years. My ...

  7. Tsang's address lives up to low expectations

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of 5,000 small and medium-sized flats for the 'sandwich class' under a rent-for-purchase scheme that subsidises first-time buyers is an acceptable intervention in present market ...

  8. EU expansion a boon for landlords

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... FPDSavills reported that weak demand from first-time buyers has been good news for landlords. After two years of weak market conditions, rents were picking up on the back of stronger demand, partly ...

  9. Housing loans eased for the poor

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... market by tightening credit. Analysts say the People's Bank of China is seeking to crack down on speculation, not first-time home-buyers, at the luxury end of the market. A foreign property ... and, at the same time, encourage the construction and consumption of low-cost housing.' The new policy will impose strict limits, requiring the housing to cost less than 3,500 yuan ...

  10. Finance chief faces mounting pressure for budget tax cuts

    Posted Dec 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by 1 per cent to 15 per cent Exempt first-time buyers of property worth HK$3 million or less from stamp duty Increase tax deduction limit for self-education expenses from HK$40,000 to HK$60,000 ...




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