2) Avoid portals that don’t filter duplicates or check for out-of-date listings.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...

Many of us have been through these - new to Hong Kong and have no ideas where to live, having to move because of our work places, moving out from our parent's home because we are a grownup already. No matter what reason it is, we understand the stress of relocation especially to a brand new place. So, here...

It is well known that property prices in Hong Kong are really high! The price that can only bring you a tiny flat in Hong Kong may actually offers you a large and furnished house overseas. So how high is Hong Kong property price actually is? Want to have a clearer picture about it? Here are some comparisons. So in...

Second Home Price Reaches New High Different statistics showed that Hong Kong's secondary home price continue to rise. Centa-City Leading Index (CCL) announced last Friday reached another new record high at 150.89, rose 0.23% from the previous week. Meanwhile, February’s home price index from the Ratings & Valuation Department, which represents home price movements in the secondary market, rose 1.1%...

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