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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    More windows shatter at luxury Larvotto estate in Ap Lei Chau

    Posted May 25th 2014, 05:15am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Residents demand answers as problem blamed on 'glass cancer' continues at Ap Lei Chau towers More glass panes shatter at luxury development ... answers after two more windows disintegrated last week. In the latest incident yesterday, a window shattered and sprayed glass across a podium, swimming pool, driveway and public road. Some ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Residents of luxury Hong Kong high-rise terrified by falling panes of glass

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... by falling panes of glass Residents in a luxury complex in Ap Lei Chau have threatened to withhold their rental payments in protest at two incidents within a week in which window panes fell from the building. In the first instance, a resident of the Larvotto complex who was sitting at home in Tower 1 last Wednesday saw a large glass pane fall from the 31st floor past her window, damaging two ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Larvotto, The Arch residents unhappy with response to window falls

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... safety and depreciating property values. In Ap Lei Chau's Larvotto complex- where 34 glass planes have cracked and, say residents, three have fallen out since last year- frustrated residents ... the carpet." Committee members had been e-mailing each other to discuss concerns since the first glass pane fell from a 31st floor window on October 3. Many residents said they had yet to be officially ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Profit margins for Hong Kong developers shrinking

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:53am by Peggy Sito

    ... was raised to an average HK$25,369 per sq ft. Some analysts, such as Alfred Lau of Bocom International, take a glass half-full approach, saying the good response indicates prices will not fall ...

  5. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Weather can't cool boom in Ulan Bator

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... of the construction these days is simply a skeleton with a cheap glass box around it, with minimal amenities and services allowed for. "It is common in Mongolia for the developers to go for a large ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Housing chief removes suspect alterations after media reports

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Housing chief removes additions Director of Housing Duncan Pescod removed a glass canopy and an awning from a house he owns yesterday after media reports said ... not authorised by the Buildings Department. They include a glass canopy of 65 sq ft over a courtyard and a one-metre-wide glass awning that lengthens a concrete awning in front of the house. Pescod, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Larvotto developer promises to replace defective windows

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU AND AMY NIP

    ... provides independent glass-inspection services, estimated that in a recently built high-rise complex like Larvotto, each window pane would cost between HK$50,000 to HK$70,000 to replace. ... be to put a security film on the glass so that if the glass shatters it will not fall out of the frame," he said. He estimated this would cost about HK$10,000 per pane. Experts warned ...



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