An artist’s impression of a promenade and channel between artificial islands of the Lantau Tomorrow Vision project. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of a promenade and channel between artificial islands of the Lantau Tomorrow Vision project. Photo: Handout

A housing glut in Hong Kong? Mega projects risk churning out too many flats as population trends change, experts warn

  • Lantau Tomorrow Vision and Northern Metropolis call for building about 1 million flats in coming years
  • But experts argue previous estimation city will have more than 8 million residents by 2041 may no longer be accurate, noting population has fallen for past two years

An artist’s impression of a promenade and channel between artificial islands of the Lantau Tomorrow Vision project. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of a promenade and channel between artificial islands of the Lantau Tomorrow Vision project. Photo: Handout
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