Hong Kong’s drawndown mortgage loans in March rise 17.8% m/m

HONG KONG: New mortgage loans drawn down in Hong Kong totalled HK$24.9 billion in March, up 17.8 percent from a month earlier, Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) data showed on Friday. Following is the breakdown of data from HKMA: 2017 2017 March Feb M/M ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong's drawndown mortgage loans in March rise 17.8 pct m/m

April 28 (Reuters) - New mortgage loans drawn down in Hong Kong totalled HK$24.9 billion in March, up 17.8 percent from a month earlier, Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) data showed on Friday. Following is the breakdown of data from HKMA: 2017 2017 ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Dollar Drop Has Origin in Property-Lending Rumbles

Where U.S. interest rates go, Hong Kong’s follow. At least that’s the theory with the territory’s pegged currency system. It’s not always the case. There was a sharp divergence in rates in 2003, when Hong Kong’s economy was hit by the impact of ... ( read original story ...)

This map tells you when buying beats renting in Hong Kong

Famous for its shoe box apartments and microflats, Hong Kong's property market isn't known for being cheap, taking the crown on multiple occasions for being the most expensive globally. For those living in or considering a move to the city, an interactive ... ( read original story ...)

Even Hong Kong property owners want to see housing prices drop

Almost half of property owners in Hong Kong hope housing prices will go down, according to a survey by the Democratic Party. In telephone interviews with 651 Hong Kong residents between March 15 and 30, it found 46 per cent of 254 respondents who owned at ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong property owners want to see housing prices drop

Almost half of property owners in Hong Kong hope housing prices will go down, according to a survey by the Democratic Party. In telephone interviews with 651 Hong Kong residents between March 15 and 30, it found 46 per cent of 254 respondents who owned at ... ( read original story ...)