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7 pre-sale consents issued

The Lands Department issued seven pre-sale consents for residential developments in the fourth quarter of 2019. They were issued for seven residential developments, involving 3,534 units. One development in Sha Tin comprising 104 residential units is


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Three sites to provide 1,850 flats

The Government will sell three residential sites by tender in the January-March quarter that will provide around 1,850 flats. Briefing the media today on the Government’s land sale programme for the last quarter of this financial


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17 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 17 building plans in October – six on Hong Kong Island, four in Kowloon and seven in the New Territories. Of the approved plans, eight were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, four


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430k Hong Kong housing units forecasted

The Government’s 10-year housing supply target will decrease by 20,000 to 430,000 flats, while the public to private flat ratio of 70:30 will remain unchanged. Secretary for Transport & Housing Frank Chan made the statement today


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29 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 29 building plans in September – nine on Hong Kong Island, nine in Kowloon and 11 in the New Territories. Of the approved plans, 11 were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, eight


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93K flats forecast

The projected private flat supply for the next three to four years is 93,000 units, unchanged from the previous estimate. The Transport & Housing Bureau today said there were 10,000 unsold units in completed projects at


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Taiwan High Speed Rail extension to Yilan could become a reality

Proposed HSR extension would enable trains to reach Yilan from Taipei in 13 minutes TAIPEI — It will take only 13 minutes to travel the 50-kilometer route from Nangang, Taipei, to the northeastern city of Yilan


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Tuen Mun South Extension in the pipeline

The Government is set to ask the MTR Corporation (MTRC) to start the detailed planning and design for the Tuen Mun South Extension in the coming year. Secretary for Transport & Housing Frank Chan told legislators


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22 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 22 building plans in August – seven on Hong Kong Island, eight in Kowloon and seven in the New Territories. Of the approved plans, 10 were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, three


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Land resumption to boost supply

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today announced in her Policy Address that the Government will expedite its planning work and resume three types of private land wholly for developing public housing and Starter Homes. The three types


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