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Expert Insights – Nigel Smith, Managing Director, Colliers International (Aug 2019)

Spacious Influencer Series: Nigel Smith August 2019: The Hong Kong residential market demonstrated resilience The Hong Kong residential market stayed firm despite a slower economic outlook amid the recent market turbulence, according to the latest Colliers Q2 2019 research report. Looking to find or sell a property? Get on Spacious today. Purchasing demand continued its strong momentum in Q2 2019. According …

Bella Ma - August 2, 2019

Expert Insights – Piers Brunner, CEO, Knight Frank Greater China (Jul 2019)

Spacious Influencer Series: Piers Brunner July 2019: Top prices achieved in Hong Kong’s super prime highlights attitudes of private capital According to the latest Knight Frank research report, “The Wealth Report Insights”, Hong Kong once again ranks at the top of the world’s luxury residential markets. Although this is not entirely surprising, the report further highlights the huge gap between …

Bella Ma - July 15, 2019

Hiring Domestic Helpers in Hong Kong: Accommodation Must-Knows

Hong Kong’s frenetic work culture has given rise to the demand for hiring a foreign domestic helper. As of 2019, foreign domestic helpers have covered over 10% of local households. If you are looking to hire help, it is essential to acquaint yourself with your responsibilities and liabilities towards the helper as an employer. Find an apartment with helper’s quarters …

Bella Ma - June 13, 2019

A Step By Step Guide to Buying Japan Property

Investing in Japan property is something that has grown in popularity in recent years. With its steadily increasing house prices, soaring tourism trade, and the ease at which foreigners can invest here, its an obvious choice for those looking for property abroad. Aided by its rich and unique culture and stunning scenery, land prices across Japan have been on the …

Bella Ma - June 5, 2019

The Best 5 Hong Kong Playgroups That Are Worth Your Money

If you have kids in Hong Kong, you definitely need playgroups in your life. But where can you find one that is the best, high quality, close to your neighbourhood and fun for your loved ones? Want to know which ones are worth your time? Check out these 5 playgroups in Hong Kong! 1. Kinder U, Leighton Road – Causeway …

Sarah Stone - May 16, 2019

What Home Sellers Should Know About Hong Kong Property Investors

Once a game for only a few, outbound property investment has gained popularity among the mass market in recent years. Property investors are looking at overseas real estate as a way to skirt high domestic home prices and diversify their portfolios. If you are a developer with a new property development or an indie home seller in the existing home …

Bella Ma - April 3, 2019

5 Pet-Friendly Housing Options for Hong Kong

As a cat or dog owner, buying or renting a flat in Hong Kong means you’ll have an extra clause or two to deal with. Hong Kong landlords and estate management aren’t exactly known for their pet friendliness. Most often home sellers will make the ‘no pet’ policy visible in their listings, but sometimes you will only know when you …

Sarah Stone - April 1, 2019