Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse
Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong property agents turn to virtual-reality tours, influencer-style videos to beat coronavirus-driven slump in home sales

  • Centaline Property Agency generated business worth more than HK$100 million in April by using technology such as virtual reality
  • Viewing flats online will remain a major channel to look for property among Hongkongers in post-pandemic world: Midland Realty

Topic |   Hong Kong property
Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse
Prospective buyers visit a property sales office in Hong Kong in October 2019. The online viewing of property has become necessary for reducing physical interaction following the pandemic earlier this year. Photo: May Tse
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