Aerial drone view of village houses in Yuen Long. Photo: Winson Wong

How long will Hong Kong follow ‘one city, two systems’ with small-house policy?

  • The policy under which the Hong Kong government has granted indigenous villagers land to build houses for decades makes urban Hongkongers wonder about equality
Topic |   Hong Kong housing

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Aerial drone view of village houses in Yuen Long. Photo: Winson Wong
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Village houses in Yuen Long. Photo: Winson Wong

High Court ruling on village houses ‘will do little to ease Hong Kong land crunch’

  • The court ruled two of three ways rural residents exercised rights under small-house policy unlawful
  • Analysts not optimistic about landmark decision’s effect on sky-high property prices
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Village houses in Yuen Long. Photo: Winson Wong
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