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.

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 – An Ever-Popular Choice for Home Buyers

2 September 2019 - Discovery Bay is undeniably a unique residential community in 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, giving residents easy access to beautiful hikes and plenty of fun in the sand. Residents enjoy a sense of charm, comfort and tranqu
By: OKAY.com

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
By: OKAY.com

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

Guide: Rent your next dream home in Hong Kong’s best primary school catchments

19 June 2019 - Summer holiday is for children: wrapping up their final exams, shoving school bags and textbooks deep into the cupboard and off they go, care-free, having all the fun in the world. On the contrary, it could well be the busiest time of the year for parents, especially those who are pulling their hair out in preparation of their kids
By: OKAY.com

Pre-purchase Checklist - 5 Critical Problem Areas to Watch Out for in a Property Inspection

5 September 2019 - When looking to buy a property in Hong Kong, it’s easy to judge based on first impressions alone.  Upon stepping into the potential property of your dreams, chances are you’ll be swept off your feet by the sense of excitement, either from the stunning décor or the freshness of an empty space, full of potential to create your un
By: OKAY.com

Eden in Hong Kong – Island Garden

24 May 2019 - Island Garden, Nan Fung Group’s popular establishment in Hong Kong’s Eastern District, has attracted prospective buyers since 2016. While owners have gradually moved in, the remaining 11 special units will be on sale later this year.Located in Shau Kei Wan, Island Garden offers four blocks of 470 units with a net area of between 485
By: OKAY.com