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Electrical Conduit

Board game takes a swipe at powerful vested interests

Hong Kong's hate-the-rich culture has taken on a humorous turn. Property Lord is a new board game modelled on the old Monopoly, but with a twist.

Saturday, 29 January, 2011, 12:00am

Developer goes too far with numbers game

In a city where superstition is so keenly observed, it is not surprising that the property industry has tailored developments to meet demand. The assumption is that no one wants to live on a floor that includes the unlucky Chinese number four or its Western counterpart 13, but they are willing to pay top dollar for those with the auspicious number eight.

16 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Elegant Garden

11 Conduit Road, Mid-Levels West

Age: 31 years

Size: 2,500 sq ft

Layout: four bedrooms

For sale: $17 million

Agent: Landscope Surveyors

12 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Vantage Park

22 Conduit Road, Central

Age: 11 years

Size: 891 sqft

Layout: two bedrooms

For sale: $7.5 million

Agent: Residential Sales of Savills

20 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Pearl Gardens

7 Conduit Road, Mid-Levels West

Age: 30 years

Size: 2,200 sq ft

Layout: three bedrooms

For sale: $14 million

Agent: Landscope Realty

Pearl Gardens is situated in a tranquil, green environment in upper Conduit Road, close to the Mid-Levels escalator and within easy reach of Central.

15 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Cliffview Mansion

17/25 Conduit Road

Size: 3,000 square feet

Layout: three bedrooms

For sale: $16 million

Agent: Landscope Realty

The Cliffview Mansion development was built in two phases, in the '60s and the '70s.

Phase One, at 17-19 Conduit Road, was completed in 1962 and comprises 12 storeys, with two units per floor.

7 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Arts Court

Arts Court

31 Conduit Road

Age: 43 years

Size: 850 square feet

For rent: $20,000 a month

Layout: one bedroom

Agent: Sallmanns Property

This apartment of 850 square feet is a short walk from the Mid-Levels escalator and has the advantage of backing on to the green slopes to the south of Conduit Road.

11 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Main reasons behind road's pipe repairs

I refer to the letter regarding the water supply at Conduit Road ('Half-hearted repairs,' South China Morning Post, February 2).

19 Feb 2002 - 12:00am

Home Help

Like most people in Hong Kong, I have a tiny living space but would like to make it to appear larger. How can I decorate to maximise the space?

4 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Workers hurt

TWO lift maintenance workers sustained burns and abrasions after an explosion in a Conduit Road residential building yesterday when they were cleaning a lift. A man, 26, was taken to Queen Mary Hospital with burns to his face and body.

11 Nov 1994 - 12:00am