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  1. Gross floor areas

    Posted Feb 07th 2010, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... department: 'Toilet didn't flush and was SO filthy; gross smell of moth balls; bed sheet didn't fit the bed; I could have written my name in the dirt on the sink.' ...

  2. Gross floor area still needed for a fair comparison of old and new properties

    Posted Jan 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that it believes need to be addressed before any legislation is passed to protect the free and fair trade principles of the property sector, your editorial was aimed mainly at the use of saleable area vs gross floor area (GFA) in the sale of flats. REDA has consistently expressed its support for the government's efforts to introduce saleable area as a basis for calculating price. However, ...

  3. Real estate developers' group has clear definition of gross floor area

    Posted Oct 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not made myself clear then, I would like to take this opportunity to set the record straight. Firstly, our association has a clear definition of gross floor area (GFA) which is being adopted by all ... has endorsed guidelines issued by the Real Estate Developers Association concerning the definition of a home's saleable area, no attempt has been made to standardise definition of gross ...

  4. Business - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Wall-to-wall rules go long way to eliminating gross injustice

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li It's about time developers stopped lumping common areas into floor area calculations Wall-to-wall rules go long way to eliminating gross injustice Hong Kong touts itself ... clubhouses, electricity meter rooms and rubbish collection areas in the calculation of prices based on "gross floor area". So, what took the government so long to address this long-standing ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Business park developer sets 4b yuan floor area target

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:30am by Sandy Li

    ... developer and operator in terms of area, is to spend nearly four billion yuan (HK$4.98 billion) this year to double the amount of gross floor area completed last year. Of the capital outlay, ... said Huang Liping, the company's founder and chairman. With 8.69 million sqmetres of gross floor area completed or under construction and land set aside for future development, Optics ...

  6. Developers defend gross area flat figures

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Quinton Chan

    ... Quinton Chan and Joyce Ng Buyers need to know the gross floor area of a flat, otherwise they cannot compare the leisure and green facilities of different estates, the Real Estate Developers Association says. Association secretary general Louis Loong Hon-biu said it objected to the proposed ban on using gross floor area to describe a flat, arguing it should be stated ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Comparisons can solve gross problem

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... attempts to make the sale of properties more transparent and fairer for buyers. Even so, it is right to argue that gross floor areas should also be included in sales brochures. The Residential Properties (First-hand Sales) Ordinance will come into effect at the end of next month. Under the new law, developers and agents must use the new standard saleable area in the place of gross floor ...

  8. Developers factor in bonus area when bidding, 'so it's not free'

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... aims to limit the scale of new buildings by capping the amount of floor area devoted to 'green features' and amenities such as clubhouses at 10 per cent of the gross floor area of a development. At present, they may be exempted from calculations of gross floor area. This has proved a bonanza for developers, who get the areas taken up by most of these facilities free of charge ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - SHOPS

    Doubts expressed on future of subdivided retail floors

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by Sandy Li

    ... Kok- formerly occupied by a Korean restaurant- into 79 small shops with gross floor areas ranging from 60 to 300 sq ft. The floor, to be renamed MKM, will be released for sale at an average ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Doubts over future of subdivided retail floors The recent trend of property owners offering subdivided shops for sale may not be sustained because management ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Saleable floor area property rule perplexes public

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... floor area on all promotional materials. The saleable area is the actual size of a home, including balconies. Gross floor area includes the saleable area plus a share of the common areas, bay ... Wong said: "I know the average price of flats in terms of gross floor area at the housing estate I am living in, but not in terms of saleable area. "I can hardly tell whether my flat ...




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