5) See if it's a sellers market. When you find a listing you like, you will need to contact an agent. You'll need to know exactly what kind of leverage you have to negotiate the price. One way to check market sentiment is to look at what homes are selling/renting for relative to the Spacious price estimate. Our calculator shows you,...

4) Save your search. Once you have identified your search criteria, you should save these search parameters to get notified the moment any new listings match your criteria are created.

3) Use filters. Sure, you may have narrowed your results by bedrooms and price, but what about filtering to see homes with a pool, a balcony, with high quality photos? Clicking on the Spacious' "more” search options button in the filter bar will give you these choices. Spacious also offers a 24/48-hour filter which shows you listings uploaded in the past...

2) Avoid portals that don’t filter duplicates or check for out-of-date listings. One of the most frustrating things about Hong Kong homes is the lack of sole agency agreements, which are more prevalent in the UK and US. It is quite common for a single property to be listed by 20 different agents in Hong Kong. Platforms that use the...

1) Use a map view search. When searching for property in Hong Kong, you generally have two kinds of people browsing: People who know the area they want to live in very well; Others who are new to an area. Portals in Hong Kong and most Asian cities offer only a list view search mechanism. If you don’t know where you want to...

Yau Tsim Mong District is the smallest district in Hong Kong. Formerly the two districts - Yau Tsim District and Mong Kok District were combined in 1994 as today’s Yau Tsim Mong District. Hong Kong government developed the south of Public Square Street in Yau Ma Tei since 1876. Station Street (today’s Shanghai Street) and Temple Street were then open...

Ocean Pride 122 Units Almost Sold Out The sales office of Cheung Kong Property Holding’s new residential project located in Tsuen Wan appeared less crowded on Tuesday than during previous property launches, a day after a top financial official issued his strongest warning yet about escalating risks in the property market. Queues of prospective buyers started to form at the...

Housing Feasibility of Two Country Parks will be Studied The Hong Kong Housing Society will study the feasibility of building public housing and elderly homes on 40 hectares of land on the fringes of Tai Lam and Ma On Shan country parks. The Housing Society will be using its own resources to conduct the HK$10 million study while the government...

German property prices, that were relatively cheaper than those in other European countries in the past, have risen sharply. All the international property investors are now having an eye on the Germany’s real estate market. Why? It is because they can see a lot of potential for the German property price to continue climbing up, especially those in major...

Spacious' Tipping Point Analysis Featured by CNBC and SCMP Spacious' mission is to give property searchers the best tools and data to save them time and money during their property search. Many searchers have been asking if they should Own or Rent their next place to live. To help answer this question, Spacious has launched the Tipping Point analysis and map overlay. Given the upfront costs associated...

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