Ho Man Tin

Luxury site attracts developers

Residential plot in Ho Man Tin (right) receives 13 bids while commercial land in Ma On Shan gets eight.

Developers have shown keen interest in a luxury residential site in Ho Man Tin, with its tender attracting 13 bids. A commercial site in Ma On Shan, however, received just eight bids, said a spokesman for the Lands Department.

Saturday, 8 June, 2013, 4:03am

Strong bidding interest expected for luxury site in Ho Man Tin

The 83,033 sq ft site at the junction of Fat Kwong and Sheung Foo streets

The 83,033 sq ft site at the junction of Fat Kwong and Sheung Foo streets could fetch between HK$3.8 billion and HK$4.38 billion, according to four surveying firms polled by the South China Morning Post.

5 Jun 2013 - 4:40am

Kerry win shows low prices being offered for sites

The site was sold to Kerry Properties for HK$11.69 billion.

Kerry Properties has won a Ho Man Tin luxury residential site with a market-expected price of HK$11.69 billion, but the price is 18 per cent less than a neighbouring site sold for nearly three years ago.

14 Mar 2013 - 6:41am

Abduction scare at Ho Man Tin primary school

Police officers stand guard outside Pui Ching Primary School in Ho Man Tin on Monday. Photo: David Wong

A middle-aged woman is being sought by police after a four-year-old girl was allegedly abducted near her school in Ho Man Tin on Monday.

14 Mar 2013 - 12:13am

Ho Man Tin luxury site attracts strong interest

The site at the junction of Sheung Lok Street and Sheung Shing Street in Ho Man Tin that is up for grabs. Photo: Nora Tam

A luxury residential site up for tender in Ho Man Tin that had a price tag of more than HK$11 billion put on it by land surveyors attracted six bids before the tender closed yesterday.

9 Mar 2013 - 5:28am

Redevelopment of Ho Man Tin to increase flat supply

Celestial Heights in Ho Man Tin. Photo: Jonathan Wong

The district is now undergoing some changes, with the site of the Valley Road Estate site sold to Sun Hung Kai Properties for HK$12,000 per buildable square foot in 2010, and that of the Ho Man Tin Estate on Sheung Lok Street open for tenders, Cheung said. Redevelopment of both these sites will provide more private flats.

6 Mar 2013 - 4:40am

Cooling measures not seen as affecting prices for development sites

This site at the junction of Sheung Lok Street and Sheung Shing Street in Ho Man Tin, Kowloon, is one of the few prime central sites available to homebuilders. Photo: Nora Tam

Their valuations have not been affected by the doubling of stamp duties on properties worth HK$2 million or more, and tighter conditions for lending, announced on February 22 nor the scrapping last week of the land application list system.

7 May 2015 - 12:48pm

Ho Man Tin site sale a litmus test of market outlook after new stamp duty

The 15 per cent stamp duty for flat purchases by non-permanent residents might affect land sales next month. Photo: David Wong

Tenders will open next month for a luxury residential site in Ho Man Tin, estimated to be worth more than HK$10 billion.

The response is expected to be an indicator of the outlook for the property sector after the imposition of a 15 per cent extra stamp duty on non-permanent-resident and corporate buyers.

29 Dec 2012 - 4:37am 1 comment

Suite spot

Living-dining area

A couple with a taste for luxury hotel living have crafted a comfortable five-star family home in an unlikely setting.

24 Nov 2012 - 11:28pm

New language of business

MBA (Chinese) OUHK Lee Shau Kee School

Since the 1997 handover, the Chinese language has become prevalent in business. The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) for managers who want to study using materials in Chinese.

20 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Ho Man Tin flats priced on high side

Tai Hung Fai Enterprise, a small property developer, plans to launch its first luxury-home project in Ho Man Tin this year, with flat prices pitched at about HK$20,000 per square foot.

Some market watchers say the pricing is quite aggressive.

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Major focus on research

DBA OUHK - Lee Shau Kee

The Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) offered by the Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration of the Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) is designed for current and potential business leaders and senior managers in the private and public sectors.

23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

OUHK in search of IT specialists

The rapid adoption of interactive technologies in education has created a demand for professionals to develop and maintain information technology (IT) systems.

3 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Policeman faces more sex claims

A veteran police constable accused of molesting a mentally disabled woman at her home faces fresh charges of sexually assaulting her repeatedly inside a court building where they worked, a court heard yesterday.

15 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Open to anyone keen on finance

Master of Financial Services Open University of Hong Kong

For students who are busy with work but want to upgrade their skills, the distant learning programmes of the Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) - which allow you to work at your own pace - may be a solution.

7 Oct 2011 - 12:00am