Blue public housing blocks in Oi Tung Estate stand next to yellow Home Ownership Scheme estate Tung Yuk Court, in Shau Kei Wan. Photo: Martin Chan
Blue public housing blocks in Oi Tung Estate stand next to yellow Home Ownership Scheme estate Tung Yuk Court, in Shau Kei Wan. Photo: Martin Chan

Letters | Why Hong Kong housing is in great need of rent control

  • Other major global cities are able to maintain open property markets while still maintaining rent controls.
  • Can Hong Kong not deviate from non-interventionism to pursue this path?

Blue public housing blocks in Oi Tung Estate stand next to yellow Home Ownership Scheme estate Tung Yuk Court, in Shau Kei Wan. Photo: Martin Chan
Blue public housing blocks in Oi Tung Estate stand next to yellow Home Ownership Scheme estate Tung Yuk Court, in Shau Kei Wan. Photo: Martin Chan
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