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  1. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Hong Kong leader has plans to build homes for 'sandwich class'

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 04:04am by Phila Siu, JEFFIE LAM AND FANNY FUNG

    ... A new type of subsidised housing tailor-made for the "sandwich class", possibly in suburban areas, is being considered by the government. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1649518/hong-kong-leader-has-plans-build-homes-sandwich-class
  2. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    'Build homes in Hong Kong's country parks to help the young', say tycoons

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 05:32pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Call to build homes in country parks While young people remain in pro-democracy protest camps on the streets of Hong Kong, several prominent businessmen ... Vincent Lo Hong-sui, chairman of Shui On Land, a Hong Kong-listed property developer. "We have to give hope to young people that they will be able to have a decent place. Otherwise, why do ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1649334/solution-occupy-protests-turn-country-park-land-housing-say-business
  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Supply of Hong Kong flats below HK$3m drops

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 11:27am by Sandy Li

    ... at or below HK$3 million is declining sharply as Hong Kong home prices keep on climbing to fresh highs, leaving potential buyers with a tight budget little choice but to settle for either ageing ... the tiny apartments at Cheung Kong's Mont Vert in Tai Po. "It will be hard to find one at major housing estates. There are still some units at single residential blocks in the New ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1593176/supply-hong-kong-flats-below-hk3m-drops
  4. 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

    ... observers said. Demand for cheaper small flats would continue to rise, they said, since Hong Kong home prices have remained buoyant despite the government's introduction of new stamp duties. ... attributed the popularity of small flats to the tightening of mortgage lending. Under Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation's mortgage insurance scheme, buyers of flats below HK$4.5 million could ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1561853/trend-towards-tinier-flats-seen-prices-rents-rise
  5. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Plight of Hong Kong's cage-home dwellers 'worse now than 25 years ago'

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... in a cage, but wait has just begun More than 25 years ago, Ho Hei-wah took up advocacy work after witnessing the plight of Hong Kong's cage-home dwellers. Back then, he had never thought ... about a place to sleep. It affects the emotional and psychological well-being of a whole family," he said. "It's not a new topic." This year's Hong Kong ArtWalk, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1444585/plight-hong-kongs-cage-home-dwellers-worse-now-25-years-ago
  6. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    More Hong Kong public flat tenants caught breaching the rules

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 03:23am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Report shows more tenants are being caught using public housing illegally or throwing objects from flats as bureau steps up action Big rise in flouting of public flat rules The number of public flat tenants caught flou ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1436586/more-hong-kong-public-flat-tenants-caught-breaching-rules
  7. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Plan for 215,000 new flats eats into Hong Kong's green belts

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 04:18am by Olga Wong

    ... into green belts A home-building plan aimed at tackling Hong Kong's chronic housing shortage looks set to eat up swathes of green belt and community sites in satellite towns in the New ... cent of the target, will be derived from rezoning on Hong Kong Island. Two sites were identified, in Central and Western District. Central and Western District Council vice-chairman Chan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1412134/government-paper-shows-152-sites-where-215000-flats-will-be-built
  8. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Property cooling measures unfair to locals, Hong Kong lawmakers say

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... At the Stamp Duty (Amendment) Bill 2012 committee meeting yesterday, legislators urged the government to allow companies set up by Hong Kong permanent residents to be exempted from the new buyer's ... companies. "Hong Kong people should be free to choose how they own flats. It is unfair to punish those who want to own flats through companies," Razack said. He hinted that the measure ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1311063/property-cooling-measures-unfair-locals-hong-kong-lawmakers-say
  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Hong Kong housing groups at loggerheads over open space plan for singles under 60

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... The Housing Authority and the Housing Society disagree on the feasibility of a controversial proposal to build extra blocks of public rental flats on open space at estates to meet growing demand from single people under the age of 60. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1306556/hong-kong-housing-groups-loggerheads-over-open-space-plan-singles
  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Developers may pitch in to build public flats in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... cent more for the properties, an academic said, citing University of Hong Kong research. It is understood that the government's target for the next 10 years remains at 470,000 new homes- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1302189/developers-may-pitch-build-public-flats-hong-kong

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