An aerial view of the Central-Wan Chai Bypass that has cut travel time from Central to North Point considerably. Photo: Winson Wong

Central-Wan Chai Bypass elevates the fortunes of working-class neighbourhood of North Point

  • Market observers say the tone has been set for North Point after residential and office projects achieve record prices
  • Colliers expects prime office rents in North Point and Quarry Bay to grow 4 per cent this year
Topic |   Henderson Land

TOP PICKS

An aerial view of the Central-Wan Chai Bypass that has cut travel time from Central to North Point considerably. Photo: Winson Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE
Concerns are mounting that the escalation in tensions between China and the US over trade will spillover to Hong Kong’s property market, derailing recent gains that have pushed the world’s least affordable property market even higher in April. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong’s housing market doomed to retreat as trade war deepens, says Credit Suisse

  • The Swiss bank cautioned of rising mortgage rates and falling affordability as Hong Kong interbank offering rate (Hibor) ticks higher
  • Credit conditions could tighten further as banks become more reluctant to lend
Topic |   Hong Kong property

TOP PICKS

Concerns are mounting that the escalation in tensions between China and the US over trade will spillover to Hong Kong’s property market, derailing recent gains that have pushed the world’s least affordable property market even higher in April. Photo: Bloomberg
READ FULL ARTICLE