Hong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFPHong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFP
Hong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong still most expensive housing for high-end expats, though Covid-19 crisis may see rents come down

  • City tops ranking for the third year running with an average rent of HK$88,000 for ‘executive-level’ expats
  • While ECA International predicts rents could drop due to the Covid-19 crisis and social unrest, some expats believe it more likely people will simply leave

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Hong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFPHong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFP
Hong Kong’s housing market was rated the most expensive in the world for high-income expats for the third year running. Photo: AFP
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