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On the market

Yukon Court, Mid-Levels West

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:42pm

Carrie Lam hint on floor area

Developers may have to achieve the minimum green-building rating if they want to enjoy extra floor area for adding environmentally friendly features to their projects.

12 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

4 die in suspicious blaze at tenement

A pregnant woman, her two sons aged one and six, and a teenage girl were killed yesterday as a suspicious fire ripped through their 54-year-old tenement building.

16 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Riverside residence has it all

The launch of The Tower, a new luxury residential development in the heart of central London, will give investors the chance to be part of a truly unique project.

19 May 2011 - 12:00am

Tragedies and narrow escapes

April 2010 A four-year-old boy injured after falling from third floor while left at home with his brother. His mother is arrested for child neglect.

December 2009 A two-year-old baby in Sham Shui Po injured after falling four floors. His father is arrested for child neglect.

24 May 2010 - 12:00am

A haunting history of tragedy

June 18, 1972 Mid-Levels

A 12-storey building, Kotewall Court, tilted and crashed to the ground after days of heavy rain, killing 67 people. During the 72 hours before the tragedy, 639.2mm of rain was recorded. The disaster started when a garage at 21 Po Shan Road slid down a steep slope, crashed across Conduit Road and hit the base of the 12-storey building.

30 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Home Ownership Scheme will not undermine property market

I wish to express my dissatisfaction with the government's erroneous housing policy.

The chief executive said that only the prices of luxury properties were sky high and this would not affect the average home buyers. However, he has not considered the displacement effect.

9 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

New property rules come at the right time

As Hongkongers have grown richer, their new flats, ironically, have actually been getting smaller. This is because living space in proportion to the gross floor area of their homes has consistently shrunk over the past three decades. Buying a flat is usually the most important financial decision a person can make in his or her lifetime.

23 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Model an unwelcome face of heritage building

Nestled near a busy junction of Bonham Road in Mid-Levels is a beautiful four-storey building that dates back to the end of the second world war.

21 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Occupancy rates climb as firms prize better facilities

Manhattan Place, a flagship office building in Kowloon Bay developed by Manhattan Realty, has continued to draw tenants looking for competitively priced Grade A office premises in secondary business locations.

25 Sep 2009 - 12:00am