Demand for housing in Hong Kong far outstrips supply. Photo: Dickson Lee
Demand for housing in Hong Kong far outstrips supply. Photo: Dickson Lee

Typhoons and private sector apathy stand in way of widespread adoption in Hong Kong of faster construction method, experts say

  • Prefabricated homes in high-rise Hong Kong should be more robust to better withstand tropical cyclones, developer says
  • Private sector also wary of start-up costs for modular integrated construction, which is hailed for its potential to ease housing shortages

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
Demand for housing in Hong Kong far outstrips supply. Photo: Dickson Lee
Demand for housing in Hong Kong far outstrips supply. Photo: Dickson Lee
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