Property News & Insights

Explore OKAY.com’s latest property news and trends across the Hong Kong, China and Global property markets. With expert commentary and opinion, we keep you up to date on property happenings both near and far.

Six Qualities That Make an Outstanding Property Agent

16 August 2019 - “Home is where the heart is”, and where one feels completely at ease and safe; home is where one can relax after a long day at work, a sanctuary much needed for you to restore the important balance between work and life. The first crucial step to land a dream home, whether through buying or renting, for yourself or for your family
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OKAY.com Tommy Kwan Promote Marina South on Cable TV

12 August 2019 - OKAY.com’s agent Tommy Kwan is featured on Cable TV’s Hong Kong property program “Property Outlook” (「樓盤傳真」) on 3 August 2019, where he showcased an apartment in Marina South, Aberdeen.
By: Tommy Kwan

Home sweet home: 5 reasons why Sheung Wan makes the perfect home

9 August 2019 - Sheung Wan, located in the Central and Western District on Hong Kong Island, is one of the city’s oldest communities. During the colonial period, Sheung Wan was one of the first areas where Chines people were allowed to build houses and form their own communities and to date, the area maintains its unique culture where east meets w
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OKAY.com CEO Joshua Miller Featured on Mid-levels Magazine

8 August 2019 - In an interview with Mid-levels Magazine, OKAY.com CEO Joshua Miller shared his thoughts on rental trend in Hong Kong. here are some of the highlights: Rents in Hong Kong have continued to inch upwards this year, fueled by broadly positive sentiment in the overall markets (including the financial markets).  We did see a brief abat
By: Joshua Han Miller

Should People in Hong Kong be Investing in Property Amidst the Protests?

2 August 2019 - The question of timing in terms of investing in real estate is always worth asking, though the answer is often elusive.  This is especially true in times of uncertainty – like the one Hong Kong is facing now.   The recent turmoil in Hong Kong – first sparked by political concerns and now developing into broader disruption – is dif
By: Joshua Han Miller

Discovery Bay Popularity Rises Among Home Buyers

24 July 2019 - Discovery Bay is undeniably a unique corner of Hong Kong. Located on the northeast coast of Lantau Island, it is surrounded by mountain ranges and has a 400-metre long man-made beach. It promises endless charm, comfort and tranquility, partly thanks to the restrictions on private cars. Cultural diversity is noticeable at DB as peopl
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How Will the Extradition Bill Affect the Hong Kong Property Market?

17 July 2019 - The recent and ongoing protests surrounding the proposed extradition bill have rocked the city and the international community.  There have been innumerable media reports describing how political motives could lead to manipulation of the legal process and unwarranted extradition. This article won’t duplicate this coverage but will
By: Joshua Han Miller

(How) Will the US-China Trade War Impact Hong Kong’s Property Markets?

5 July 2019 - I remember the initial skirmishes of the US-China trade disputes well. A seemingly innocuous and isolated tariff on solar panels was the first move made by US President Donald Trump in January 2018.  This was then followed by a series of tariffs and threats of further tariffs on goods ranging from steel to batteries to TVs – covering
By: Joshua Han Miller

Home with an Outdoor Space? Real Hidden Gems in Hong Kong

28 June 2019 - We all know how nice it would be to have a terrace at home to throw parties for friends and family or spend evenings chilling out on the rooftop – a place we can use for our own private holiday romance! But Hong Kong is a really crowded city. No doubt finding a home that has an outdoor space is going to be hard. We are here to take
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OKAY.com Nina Schulte-Mattler & Liza Boltz Promote Positano, Discovery Bay on Cable TV

19 June 2019 - OKAY.com’s agents Nina Schulte-Mattler and Liza Boltz are featured on Cable TV’s Hong Kong property program “Property Outlook” (「樓盤傳真」) on 15 June 2019, where they showcased a Sole Agent apartment in Positano, Discovery Bay.
By: Liza Boltz