The Merton in Kennedy Town registered a 15.4 per cent increase in rents in August, the biggest gain among 133 housing estates tracked by Centaline. Photo: Handout
The Merton in Kennedy Town registered a 15.4 per cent increase in rents in August, the biggest gain among 133 housing estates tracked by Centaline. Photo: Handout

Bad news for Hong Kong tenants as rents predicted to chart record-high in coming months

  • Improving economic outlook and potential return of mainland Chinese students and job-market entrants could spur leasing demand
  • The Merton in Kennedy Town registered a 15.4 per cent jump in August, the most among 133 private housing estates compiled by Centaline

Topic |   Hong Kong property
The Merton in Kennedy Town registered a 15.4 per cent increase in rents in August, the biggest gain among 133 housing estates tracked by Centaline. Photo: Handout
The Merton in Kennedy Town registered a 15.4 per cent increase in rents in August, the biggest gain among 133 housing estates tracked by Centaline. Photo: Handout
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