Baguio Villa

On the market

Swiss Towers

Wednesday, 28 March, 2012, 12:00am

On the market

Property: Beach Pointe, No 16 Stanley Beach Road, Stanley

14 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Cheuk Nang seeks to boost cash flow by selling 16 flats at Villa Cecil

Cheuk Nang (Holdings), a small developer owned by Cecil Chao Sze-tsung, hopes to pocket about HK$800 million by selling 16 luxury flats at its eight-year-old Villa Cecil II to relieve some pressure on cash being tied up by its One Kowloon Peak project in Ting Kau.

28 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Honing political skills high on the agenda

New faces on the political scene are considering the forthcoming district council elections as an exercise in honing their political skills.

6 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

La Mer

71 Bisney Road, Pokfulam

Age: three years

Size: 1,800 square feet to

2,560 sq ft

Layout: three to four bedrooms

For rent: $38,500 to $63,000

Agent: Knight Frank

La Mer is on the waterfront on Bisney Road, a low-density residential neighbourhood.

7 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Baguio Villa

Baguio Villa

Block 46, 555 Victoria Road

Age: 29 years

Size: 2,687 square feet

Layout: four bedrooms

For sale: $16 million

Agent: Centaline

31 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Car set ablaze in arson attack

An abandoned vehicle was set alight in an arson attack at a car park in Baguio Villa, Victoria Road, Pokfulam. Firemen found traces of petrol and burnt newspapers next to the vehicle. No one has been arrested.

13 Oct 2002 - 12:00am

Major road project nearing completion

I refer to the letters expressing concern about the progress of roadworks on Victoria Road (South China Morning Post, May 3 and 21, and June 2).

18 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Baguio Villa sale fails to spark buying frenzy

The Government sold just 47 of the 120 surplus quarters in Baguio Villa, Pokfulam, despite cutting prices by as much as 25 per cent compared with the sale of an initial batch of units in December.

The Government Property Agency (GPA), which handles the disposal of surplus quarters, said $460.3 million was raised from the sales.

1 Apr 1998 - 12:00am

Government releases 84 surplus quarters to generate $1.3b

The Government yesterday said it would offer 84 surplus quarters for sale, raising an estimated $1.3 billion.

This sale includes 29 units on Caldecott Road, Cheung Sha Wan, left unsold last month.

It also includes a separate sale of 17 smaller flats in Telford Gardens, Kowloon Bay.

28 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

Government to sell off villas

The Government Property Agency is selling another batch of 40 government quarters in Baguio Villa in Pokfulam by open tender. Tenders will close for submission on December 16. A further 40 Baguio Villa flats will be offered for sale on December 30.

4 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

$8.65m sale

HENG Fung Holdings Co has agreed to sell a property in Baguio Villa to an independent third party for $8.65 million. The 2,200 square foot property was sold on November 15.

23 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

Death plunge

ESTATE caretaker Lee Hung-chung, 42, fell 17 floors to his death while checking a leaking air-conditioner in a Lower Baguio Villa flat.

14 May 1994 - 12:00am

Baguio prices rise but still low

FLATS at Baguio Villa in Pokfulam reached an average sale price of $3,600 in December last year, an increase of $735 on the average price for the same time in 1992.

Brooke Hillier Parker partner David Faulkner said prices at the estate were low by Hong Kong standards.

20 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Baguio Villa now safe, say victims of mudslide

THE Baguio Villa residents forced out of their homes last year by a massive mudslide are now convinced they live in ''the safest place in Hongkong''.

Despite the horror and the upheaval in the aftermath of the Pokfulam landslip which killed two people in the estate on May 8, most moved back to their flats as soon as they could.

27 Apr 1993 - 12:00am