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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Land application list scrapped in bid to control supply

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by YVONNE LIU AND JOYCE NG

    ... Yvonne Liu and Joyce Ng Government takes over full control of city's land supply from developers by ditching the application system operated since 1999 Land application list scrapped The government has taken over total control of land supply from developers by scrapping the application list system. Secretary for Development Paul Chan Mo-po announced the end of the system, which has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1163971/government-scraps-land-application-list-take-control-land-supply
  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    CY urged to show caution in race to boost housing supply

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... in the wake of his policy address, which put housing at the top of his administration's agenda. One of the short-term measures to increase land supply involves the rezoning of at least 36 ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Leung is urged not to sacrifice community facilities or quality urban living Warning over rush to boost housing Warning over rush to boost housing Chief ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1142795/chief-executive-urged-show-caution-race-boost-housing-supply
  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Six reclamation sites shortlisted to boost land reserves in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Reclamation schemes include a plan for an artificial island, but officials say proposals will do little to address city's housing needs Shortlist ... with a potential supply of up to 150 hectares- faces the same problem as it would lie under the proposed third runway. Officials said the two sites could be ready for development as early as 2019, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1195772/shortlist-six-sites-boost-citys-land-reserves
  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Policy slant towards housing 'infringing the rights of developers'

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by Yvonne Liu

    ... affect the city's housing supply. "It infringes private property rights if the authority rejects these sites suitable for commercial development to meet the government housing ... wants to increase housing supply, some sites in high-density areas such as Mong Kok with population problems are not suitable for residential development." ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1544390/policy-slant-towards-housing-infringing-rights-developers
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Leung Chun-ying's housing push puts industrial sector out

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by Peggy Sito, Yvonne Liu

    ... priority of boosting housing supply had come at the expense of other land-use needs, in particular, crimping the stock of industrial land. "If all this land is changed to residential, where do ... such applications since the middle of last year, citing the need to boost home supply. Planners said that while it was legitimate for housing to be the government's top priority, the city needed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1544393/leung-chun-yings-housing-push-puts-industrial-sector-out
  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Yuen Long villagers block Lee Shau-kee's charity housing project

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:50am by FANNY FUNG

    ... block tycoon's charity housing project Property tycoon Lee Shau-kee's plan to donate a Yuen Long agricultural site to the Housing Society met new obstacles yesterday as members ... that the Henderson Land chairman plans to donate to develop subsidised housing for young people. Earlier, both sides claimed ownership of the land but the District Court ruled in March in favour ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1599688/yuen-long-villagers-block-lee-shau-kees-charity-housing-project
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Redevelopment of Ho Man Tin to increase flat supply

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Ho Man Tin projects to increase private flat supply The gradual redevelopment of Ho Man Tin in Kowloon is expected to increase the supply of private ... with many public housing estates and there aren't a lot of private flats in the area," said Eugene Cheung Yue-chi, senior district manager at Centaline Property Agency. "Therefore, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1180113/redevelopment-ho-man-tin-increase-flat-supply
  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    So Lo Pun villagers protest against unfair land treatment

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... as a site of scientific interest. Many of the villagers involved in the Tai Ho action also took part in the So Lo Pun clearance. Villagers are concerned about zoning for village house development ... their demands was often misinterpreted or misunderstood. She also agreed that the small house policy could have been better implemented with proper planning. "Not everyone wants a house ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1615273/so-lo-pun-villagers-protest-against-unfair-land-treatment
  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Farmers in plea for land

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:33am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Farmers in plea for land Farmers pleaded with the Town Planning Board not to destroy their way of life on the second day of a hearing into the new towns development project. The government plans to build two new towns at Kwu Tung North and Fanling North, in the northeastern New Territories, to house 170,000 people. But villagers who ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1615866/farmers-plea-land
  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Town planners had 'no choice' but to rezone Science Park site

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:02am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Board approves plan to rezone land for flats to meet housing demand Planners had ‘no choice’ on Science Park site The Town Planning Board has approved a contentious plan to rezone an eight-hectare site for private property development, saying there was "no choice" and the decision was made to meet the city's demand for housing. The site ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1613963/town-planners-had-no-choice-rezone-science-park-site

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