Residential Mortgage Survey Results for May 2018

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) announced the results of the residential mortgage survey for May 2018. The number of mortgage applications in May decreased month-on-month by 2.7% to 14 491. Mo... ( read original story ...)

HK tax loophole undermines property cooling measures

Government efforts to cool Hong Kong’s soaring property prices have been undermined by loopholes in the territory’s stamp duties, according to a new study. The research showed that a total of HK$8.3bn ... ( read original story ...)

Life annuity scheme launched

Voiceover: HKMC Annuity, wholly-owned by the Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation, launched the HKMC Annuity Plan which offers retirees a way to turn part of their savings into streams of stable income. The ... ( read original story ...)