A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong
A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong

Discrimination rampant for members of Hong Kong ethnic minority groups seeking housing, survey finds

  • More than half of respondents said landlords simply would not rent to them, while more than 60 per cent complained of ‘unwelcoming attitudes’
  • The study’s organisers called on the city to plug gaps in its anti-discrimination law to better ensure renters were protected

Topic |   Ethnic minorities in Hong Kong
A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong
A new survey has found an overwhelming number of members of ethnic minority groups have faced discrimination when house-hunting. Photo: Felix Wong
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