The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong

Hong Kong home rents drop near universities, as mainland Chinese students stay at home for online classes

  • Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third, by 3.4 per cent since January overall
  • Landlords are offering generous concessions as they shift focus to local tenants

Topic |   Hong Kong property
The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin. Rents in some areas close to universities have dropped by about a third year on year. Photo: David Wong
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