Expert Insights

Expert Insights – Nigel Smith, Managing Director, Colliers International (JUN 2020)

Spacious Influencer Series: Nigel Smith [LATEST] August 2020: The residential market is generally holding albeit jitters around economy and National Security Law The residential market is generally holding albeit there are jitters around the economy and the National Security Law. A recent survey conducted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong showed that while many of their members …

Spacious - August 20, 2020

Expert Insights – Piers Brunner, CEO, Knight Frank Greater China (July 2020)

July 2020: Super luxury home sales in Hong Kong show signs of healthy appetite from buyers despite market downturn Despite a contracting economy and the COVID-19 pandemic, top-of-the-line residential assets continued to draw interest from high net-worth individuals (HNWIs). The Hong Kong residential market especially the super luxury segment stayed firm. Over the March to June 2020 period, eight transactions …

Spacious - July 23, 2020

Small Home, Big Dream: Interview with Otto Ng, Co-founder of LAAB

[wpsocialite] Otto Ng, co-founder of LAAB, a design and architecture firm based in Hong Kong, spoke with Spacious and discussed the company’s vision for interior design and more specifically, their Small Home, Smart Home project. Earlier this year, the firm gained notoriety after successfully turning a 309-foot square apartment into a couple’s dream home. How did they accomplish this feat? …

Spacious - May 13, 2020

Living Abroad In China: Interview With Stuart Strother, PhD

Are you considering moving to China? Are you interested in living in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing or Shenzhen, but you’d like to know some of the differences between the cities?  Do you have questions about the culture and the lifestyle adjustments you’ll have to make? Of course you do! Stuart Strother, PhD is a professor of economics and leads the …

Spacious - May 8, 2020

How To Buy A Property In Hong Kong: Interview with Christopher Dillon, Author of Landed Hong Kong

Christopher Dillon is a writer and entrepreneur who has lived in Hong Kong since 1992. His book LANDED HONG KONG provides readers with an understanding of property law and insights on real estate throughout the city.  During his interview with Spacious, we discussed his motives for writing the book, his thoughts on the current and future markets, the business aspect …

Spacious - May 1, 2020