Hong Kong housing

Buyers queue up for a property launch in Hong Kong. Between 2,000 and 2,500 apartments are expected to be sold in June. Photo: Jonathan Wong

21-year high – property sales to hit US$51 billion in first half of 2018

Property sales in Hong Kong are expected to touch HK$400 billion (US$50.96 billion) – a 21-year high – in the first half this year, as one after another homes, office towers and parking spaces set records in the world’s most expensive real estate market, according to Centaline Property Agency.