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  1. 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

    ... and Tsing Yi, despite local opposition. There will be a two-month public consultation on the plans before the government seeks board approval for the rezoning.   ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Kwai Tsing council rejects government's housing plans

    Posted May 09th 2014, 03:36am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Kwai Tsing council turns down housing plan District councillors have dealt a setback to government plans to build about 13,500 public flats in Kwai Chung and Tsing Yi. Kwai Tsing council unanimously passed a motion yesterday opposing rezoning 13 sites selected for the flats unless traffic and other issues were resolved. Councillors said ...

  3. News - China - HOUSING

    One dead in Ningbo apartment collapse

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 03:35am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... when a woman was killed in a similar incident. Additional reporting by Wu Nan ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Buyers, have we got a deal for you!

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... to select a subsidised flat from a Tsing Yi project that went on sale yesterday found that it wasn't just the cheap homes in hot demand- so was their business. At least 30 real estate agents ... market. That is because the Tsing Yi homes are being sold at a 30 per cent discount to the market price- the much higher market price of late last year. The society is offering 988 flats ...

  5. News - China - HOUSING

    Mongolian yurt offers alternative accommodation amid Beijing housing shortage

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 12:03pm by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan Wu.nan@scmp.com Are tents the solution to Beijing's shortage of affordable accommodation? One woman who claims to have made her home in a Mongolian yurt perched on a hutong rooftop certainly thinks so China’s internet is abuzz over photos posted online showing how a woman has been living in a Mongolian yurt on a Beijing rooftop for a year because rent in the capital ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Doubt cast over singles' bid for cheap homes

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... found that 30,400 applicants- or more than half of the 58,330 applications it received for its new Greenview Villa project in Tsing Yi- are unmarried people aged under 35. Of these singles, ... Society chairman Marco Wu Moon-hoi said it would review the quota for singles as well as flat designs in the future. "Not only are there more singles, the number of two-person households has ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOUSING

    Surveyors call for cheap land to be provided for homes for the elderly

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:34am by Sandy Li

    ... of large housing estates such as Taikoo Shing in Quarry Bay, which was built on the site of Taikoo dockyard after it was relocated to Tsing Yi in the early 1970s, and Whampoa Gardens, which ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Clampdown on estate managers in the pipeline

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 03:52am by Olga Wong

    ... more than 100,000 transactions are recorded each year on average. Hong Kong Institute of Housing president Cora Yuen Chui-yi welcomed the announcement. "Apart from satisfying the [housing] ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Tycoon Lee Shau-kee tries again on donating land for cheap flats

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 08:00pm by Joyce Ng

    ... premium. Marco Wu Moon-hoi, chairman of the Housing Society, said the society wanted a bigger role in the project, especially its design and construction. "After all, the society is not a real estate agent. We have our mission and policy to stick to." Wu said the flats' planning, design and construction were important because the society cared about building quality. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Elderly care home residents protest plans that will leave them homeless

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Andrea Chen

    ... move away from the place they are the most familiar with?" He urged officials to visit the homes in person and listen to the voices of the elderly. Lam Yi-chiu, 74, with no remaining ...




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