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  1. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    100,000 children’s families in queue for public rental flats

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

    ... in subdivided flats. Sze gave one real-life example of a couple with their two children, aged six and 12, crammed into a 40 sq ft space. "Each family member only has 10 sq ft," she said. Sze ... for public housing is under HK$2,000 a month, and the average living space per person is about 138 sq ft. Between April and July, Soco conducted a survey of 125 children living in poverty. ...

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

    ... space- even if the homes end up next to busy highways or industrial zones. "Such an arrangement bypasses the planning system. The loophole should be plugged," said University of Hong ...

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

    300 buyers compete per flat in Lantau scheme

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by Olga Wong

    ... for a parking space," said Professor Chau Kwong-wing, a real estate professor at the University of Hong Kong. He said the project had caught the attention of private-market buyers as the public did ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539828/300-buyers-compete-flat-lantau-scheme
  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    District council chiefs won't budge on rezoning plans after lunch with CY

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by Olga Wong

    ... as the government faces an uphill battle to secure council support to rezone open space, green-belt and community sites to build more flats, in order to meet Leung's target of building 470,000 new ... to transport residents up and down a steep hill in Kwai Chung- a promise made by the previous administration- but no timetable had been given. Leung Che-cheung wanted the government to provide space ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1519130/district-council-chiefs-wont-budge-rezoning-plans-after-lunch-cy
  5. 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

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Authority says plan to build public rental flats for singles aged under 60 on open space at existing estates is feasible, but Society rejects proposal Housing groups at loggerheads 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 ...

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

    Rising rents taking biggest toll on the poor

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:26am by LO WEI

    ... income. I couldn't stand it so I had to move out and find another place," he said. He found a cheap bed space for rent but said the living conditions were appalling, so he left, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1455649/rising-rents-taking-biggest-toll-poor
  7. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Hong Kong's subdivided flat dwellers pay more rent for smaller, substandard space

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Study details cramped conditions that workers and even univesity-educated tenants endure Subdivided flat dwellers paying more for less space Residents of subdivided flats are squeezed into an average living space of just 68 square feet - half the space that people living in public housing have - and per square foot they pay a premium of almost 28 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1248501/hong-kongs-subdivided-flat-dwellers-pay-more-rent-less-space
  8. 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

    ... a cage home at The Space gallery on Hollywood Road. ArtWalk is an annual fundraising event in which over 60 galleries in Central open their doors to the public. Proceeds from ticket sales ...

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

    URA cash injection to speed up development of 'small Taikoo Shing'

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 04:16am by Olga Wong

    ... transport interchange, a market for 120 traders, car parks and a public open space of about 4,000 square metres. The project, which represents the second and third phases of the HK$40 billion Kwun ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1434334/ura-cash-injection-speed-development-small-taikoo-shing
  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Rent control would ease burden of poorest, finds family services report

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 03:58am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... expenses. The report also indicated that families living in private housing- all in the study lived in spaces of between 80 and 120 square feet- paid around six times more rent per square foot than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1430604/rent-control-would-ease-burden-poorest-finds-family-services-report

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