Chief Executive Carrie Lam (centre) attends the ground breaking for the youth hostel alongside Henderson Land pair, vice-chairman Martin Lee Ka-shing (left), and chairwoman Margaret Choi. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

New hostel to provide 1,700 cut-price places for Hong Kong’s youth, but they will have to drop public housing bids to get a spot

  • New HK$1.4 billion development in Yuen Long targeted at 18 to 30 year olds
  • Flats will be available from HK$2,000 per month, but tenants can only stay for five years
Topic |   Hong Kong housing

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Chief Executive Carrie Lam (centre) attends the ground breaking for the youth hostel alongside Henderson Land pair, vice-chairman Martin Lee Ka-shing (left), and chairwoman Margaret Choi. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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