Martin Wong Shiu-kei

Martin Wong Shiu-kei

Martin Wong Shiu-kei, director and head of research and consultancy of Greater China at Knight Frank.

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Concrete Analysis | The Greater Bay Area commercial property market grew despite Covid-19. It will come into its own once the pandemic is brought under control

Over the past 20 months, China and the rest of the world have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic to various degrees. But, despite reduced global economic activity, the bay area property market has continued to grow, especially in certain submarkets and subsectors.

Over the past 20 months, China and the rest of the world have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic to various degrees. But, despite reduced global economic activity, the bay area property market has continued to grow, especially in certain submarkets and subsectors.

The Greater Bay Area commercial property market grew despite Covid-19. It will come into its own once the pandemic is brought under control
12 Oct 2021 - 7:00PM
Concrete Analysis | Why Hong Kong property market continues to entice investors despite yield compression

Investors have continued to pour money into Hong Kong’s real estate market even though the potential rental yield is lower than in other regional markets. Buyers have accepted yield compression by banking on more upside in their capital value over time.

Investors have continued to pour money into Hong Kong’s real estate market even though the potential rental yield is lower than in other regional markets. Buyers have accepted yield compression by banking on more upside in their capital value over time.

Why Hong Kong property market continues to entice investors despite yield compression
6 Apr 2021 - 12:05PM
Concrete Analysis | Is the Hang Seng Index or unemployment rate a better predictor of Hong Kong housing prices?

Martin Wong of Knight Frank looks at data correlating major movements in the Hang Seng Index and unemployment rate with those in Hong Kong’s home prices.

Martin Wong of Knight Frank looks at data correlating major movements in the Hang Seng Index and unemployment rate with those in Hong Kong’s home prices.

Is the Hang Seng Index or unemployment rate a better predictor of Hong Kong housing prices?
3 Nov 2020 - 7:11PM
Concrete Analysis | Why scrapping special stamp duty would help alleviate Hong Kong’s housing shortage problem

Removing the duty imposed 10 years ago would help increase market supply and drive market prices back to equilibrium, writes Martin Wong of Knight Frank

Removing the duty imposed 10 years ago would help increase market supply and drive market prices back to equilibrium, writes Martin Wong of Knight Frank

Why scrapping special stamp duty would help alleviate Hong Kong’s housing shortage problem
16 Jun 2020 - 6:51PM
Concrete Analysis | Hong Kong hoteliers can forget about V-shaped recovery as coronavirus brings new norm to industry

The onslaught of social unrest and coronavirus pandemic have changed the travel patterns in Hong Kong. It’s hard to see a swift rebound from this one-two punch to the industry.

The onslaught of social unrest and coronavirus pandemic have changed the travel patterns in Hong Kong. It’s hard to see a swift rebound from this one-two punch to the industry.

Hong Kong hoteliers can forget about V-shaped recovery as coronavirus brings new norm to industry
31 Mar 2020 - 6:49PM
Concrete Analysis | Hong Kong’s industrial development needs a renaissance as new economy alters manufacturing landscape

Over the last decade, Hong Kong has introduced various measures to give its ageing industrial buildings a new lease of life, to fulfil either short-term investment interests or mitigate land supply shortage for residential use. The results have been mixed.

Over the last decade, Hong Kong has introduced various measures to give its ageing industrial buildings a new lease of life, to fulfil either short-term investment interests or mitigate land supply shortage for residential use. The results have been mixed.

Hong Kong’s industrial development needs a renaissance as new economy alters manufacturing landscape
3 Dec 2019 - 7:32PM
Concrete Analysis | Proposed HK$1 trillion East Lantau Metropolis is the answer to Hong Kong’s future land needs

Backing the East Lantau Metropolis, which could yield 1,000 hectares of land from the first phase of reclamation, is in the interest of Hongkongers as it can accommodate most of the city’s future needs in one place.

Backing the East Lantau Metropolis, which could yield 1,000 hectares of land from the first phase of reclamation, is in the interest of Hongkongers as it can accommodate most of the city’s future needs in one place.

Proposed HK$1 trillion East Lantau Metropolis is the answer to Hong Kong’s future land needs
19 Mar 2019 - 6:59PM
60pc of packaged foods run afoul of labelling law
17 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Primary six pupils will suffer fewer testing times
16 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Budget hostels will help young workers
16 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Sharp fall in mishaps at private hospitals
15 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Wage law 'had no knock-on effect'
12 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
HK just avoids recession, but exports down
12 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Wang's siblings want new administrator for estate
11 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Minister's plea over import of workers
3 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
New survey backs 5pc pay rises
2 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
Unions boycott Imported labour
1 Nov 2011 - 12:00AM
City lights throw rare firefly off his game
29 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
Unions to poll maids on HK ambitions
28 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
Should he have looked at the bigger picture?
13 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
We won't move to HK, says helper's husband
11 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
HK's middle class vanishing act
11 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
Scrap 'fruit money' rule, union says
4 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
A city divided on right of abode
1 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
Maids' victory faces challenge
1 Oct 2011 - 12:00AM
Lift workers may quit despite pay deal
30 Sep 2011 - 12:00AM
Construction workers to get big pay rise
29 Sep 2011 - 12:00AM
Lift strike stuck on day 3 as talks stall
28 Sep 2011 - 12:00AM
Lift repairers on strike for pay rise and shorter hours
27 Sep 2011 - 12:00AM
All for a common cause
23 Sep 2011 - 12:00AM