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  1. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    More than 100,000 families with children in queue for public rental flats

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Patsy Moy

    ... Executive Leung Chun-ying to ease the shortage of government-subsidised housing, according to Sze Lai-shan of the Society for Community Organisation (Soco). "These families have to wait ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1580445/100000-children-queue-public-rental-flats
  2. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    No rush for bargain flats on Lantau with sky-high management fees

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Majority of applicants given priority to buy cheap public flats opt against picking a home on first day- but some just can't wait to live on Lantau No rush for bargain homes with high fees Only about a third of ap ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581244/no-rush-bargain-flats-lantau-sky-high-management-fees
  3. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Watchdog urged to investigate building maintenance bid-rigging

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... Timmy Sung timmy.sung@scmp.com Watchdog urged to probe bid-rigging The competition watchdog was urged yesterday to investigate bid rigging in building maintenance projects to protect the city's homeowners. About a dozen members of the Property Owners ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581282/watchdog-urged-investigate-building-maintenance-bid-rigging
  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Housing Society faces criticism over high cost of new cross-generation flats

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Legislators tell Housing Society to help the poor, rather than profit from redevelopment projects Criticism over high cost of new cross-generation flats A new housing estate to promote cross-generation living and to be sold at market price by the Housing Society was criticised by lawmakers yesterday. With some describing the new model as a "gimmick ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1177239/housing-society-faces-criticism-over-high-cost-new-cross-generation
  5. 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

    ... A Midland Realty survey showed that land that had been sold in the past two years and designated for building small flats would supply 12,400 units over the next few years. Upcoming new home sales ...

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

    Tai Po apartment project sells 400 Mont Vert units in first day despite 'no viewing' rule

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:26am by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Majority of flats at Mont Vert sold on first day Despite controversy over its "no viewing" stipulation for prospective buyers, 400 of the 492 apartments available at Mont Vert in Tai Po were bought on the first ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1560101/tai-po-apartment-project-sells-400-492-mont-vert-units
  7. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    High management fees likely for single-block developments, say property specialists

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Property specialists note that the government is pushing small developments to boost flat total High management fees likely for single-block homes The growing trend towards single-block flat developments as a result of the gov ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1558541/high-management-fees-likely-single-block-developments-say-property
  8. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Developers may get revised guidelines urging clarity on fixed windows

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by Olga Wong, SAMUEL CHAN

    ... and buffer flat occupants against street noise. Some windows can be opened for maintenance using removable handles, but the design is not always communicated clearly to homebuyers. The trend towards ... or they're disturbed by traffic noise." The design is a grey area in the town planning system, under which the Planning Department requires developers to satisfy the Environmental Protection ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543207/developers-may-get-revised-guidelines-urging-clarity-fixed-windows
  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    An open-and-shut case? Not for some homebuyers

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by Olga Wong

    ... for the layperson. Some projects are more transparent in making their fixed-window design known. Double Cove in Ma On Shan, jointly developed by Henderson Land Development, New World Development ... the windows, because the design was not on the floor plan. "Given Hong Kong's scarce land resources, fixed windows would help maximise building opportunities," Institute of Surveyors ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543200/open-and-shut-case-not-some-homebuyers
  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    24 sites reserved for public housing sold to developers, says report

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Public housing land sold to developers: report Despite long queues for public housing and a shortage of land, 24 plots of land originally reserved for public housing were returned to the government between 2001 and 2013 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550584/24-sites-reserved-public-housing-sold-developers-says-report

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