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OKAY.com - Director promotions: Lily Wong and Andrea Ott

19 September 2017 - OKAY.com is pleased to announce the promotion of Lily Wong and Andrea Ott to the position of ‘Director – Residential Division’. The appointments follow a record year for the company.Lily Wong has been a respected figure in the Hong Kong real estate industry for over 30 years, having held senior positions in major luxury broker

Hefty Management Fees Add to Escalating Costs of Real Estate in Hong Kong

15 September 2017 - Just as you finalize your flat or negotiate your new lease, you'll be compelled to talk about management fees. According to SCMP, management fees are reasonable in Hong Kong considering the benefits they provide tenants and landlords. People can expect to pay 10 percent of the total rental figure.As with property prices themse

A Day in the Life of an Estate agent: Non Stop Busy

What's it like to be an OKAY.com property agent? SCMP followed our Associate Director, Andrea Ott around for a day!With the property market in Hong Kong scaling new heights every week, estate agents are having a field day showing clients around apartments.  Last week, SCMP followed Andrea on her appointment rounds over the course of a long day."M
By: Andrea Adams Ott

Real Estate Redefined

7 August 2017 - In an exclusive feature with HKTDC, Joshua Han Miller discusses the future of the real estate industry and the company model that has disrupted the existing industry.He explains, "We’d always known the agency industry was a challenging one – fraught with fragmented information, poor standards, and frustrated clients,” he continued
By: Joshua Han Miller

Property Crash Seems Unlikely - SCMP Talks to Joshua Han Miller

30 June 2017 - In a discussion with SCMP, Joshua Han Miller, CEO of OKAY.com, talks about Hong Kong’s overheated market and draws a comparison between current state versus that of 1997.Miller explains that Hong Kong today in under very different conditions, to the exogenous factors, sparked by the Thai currency collapse."Hong Kong has not had any
By: Joshua Han Miller

Virtual Reality Takes the Footwork Out of Viewing Properties

13 January 2017 - Virtual reality is the future of real estate! Our 360° virtual home tours are creating tremendous buzz within the property industry. This capability gives clients a realistic preview of the property without having to leave the comfort of their home. What makes these types of virtual tours unique is the incorporation of three-dime
By: Torbjörn Dimblad

OKAY.com Property Featured in Time Out Family

16 December 2016 - Our exquisite designer unit in Po Shan Mansion, Mid-Levels West received quite the attention! Featured in Time Out Family Hong Kong December issue, this property makes the color grey actually matter. With natural hues and a variety of textures, the interior designer Peggy Bels talks to Hannah Hodson about the masterpiece. In th

Nina Schulte-Mattler Discusses Discovery Bay Market with SCMP

2 December 2016 - OKAY.com's Manager, Nina Schulte-Mattler discussed the expatriate community in Discovery Bay with South China Morning Post. Discovery Bay is the ultimate enclave for those who favor a pristine lifestyle with nature and golf. It has become the preferred residential destination for expatriates seeking resort-style family homes.  N
By: Nina Schulte-Mattler

Are more expats set to move to Aberdeen?

18 July 2016 - Over the past five years, average home prices in Aberdeen have seen rapid growth of 63% with a number of new developments pushed out to market including Larvotto and Marinella that offer larger family apartments with balconies and comprehensive clubhouse facilities.  In an interview with SCMP, Lily Wong, an Associate Director at OK
By: Lily Wong

Principles Property Team Joins OKAY.com

11 July 2016 - We are extremely excited to announce that Principles Property has joined OKAY.com.  Hiroko Byrne established Principles Property Agency Limited in 1997 with a primary focus on working with Japanese clients in residential, commercial, retail and industrial real estate. Having successfully run Principles Property for nearly two decad