Expert Insights

Expert Insights – Nigel Smith, Managing Director, Colliers Hong Kong (July 2021)

Spacious Influencer Series: Nigel Smith July 2021:Government’s focus on public housing puts squeeze on new private stock We all know what happens when weak supply meets strong demand. And that’s about to happen to Hong Kong’s private residential market. Gradually, supply has come under pressure from natural demand. But, the pandemic has seen construction falter and a new government announcement …

Spacious - August 2, 2021

Expert Insights – Piers Brunner, CEO, Knight Frank Greater China (Jun 2021)

Content by Piers Brunner, CEO, Knight Frank Greater China Jun 2021:Brisk sales and higher house prices in residential market signal a fast recovery pace Hong Kong’s residential market turned upbeat after a gradual recovery in the local economy, which has pushed up the prices of lived-in homes in May to their highest level since May 2019. Hong Kong’s GDP rebounded …

Spacious - June 30, 2021

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