Audrey Eu Yuet-Mee

Audrey Eu represented the government in court. Photo: Sam Tsang

Definition of house at heart of battle between government and developer

It's a court battle that's going all around the houses. A developer wants to tear down five houses and build a 26-storey block in their place. But the director of the Lands Department insists that it can build only houses - not multi-storey blocks - on the subdivided site, according to the government lease.