Living in Hong Kong - Neighbourhood Guides
Find out everything about living in Hong Kong with our neighbourhood guides. Written by Habitat property experts and covering Hong Kong's most popular districts.
Neighbourhood Guide: Living in Sai Ying Pun
A couple of kilometres west of Central is the up and coming Sai Ying Pun, built on the steeply sloping lower slopes of Victoria Peak and western reclamation land fronting the harbour. It borders Kennedy Town and, further west, Pok Fu Lam.
20 May 2021
Habitat x Harbour Collaboration
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01 Apr 2021
Habitat Insights: The Peak - a buoyant start to 2021
Our founder & MD Victoria Allan shares some key first quarter highlights for The Peak and what’s driving this as we observe strong momentum year to date for both Sales & Rentals.
18 Mar 2021
Neighbourhood Guide: Living in The Peak
Victoria Peak - known locally as The Peak with an elevation of 552 m (1,811 ft) – is a famous residential and tourist district with a history of exclusivity and luxury, having attracted European expatriates in the early 19 th Century who preferred its more temperate climate, reaching their homes via sedan chairs until the famous Peak Tram was built in 1888.
19 Feb 2021
“When the Client is Happy, We’re Happy” How a design duo lives a creative Hong Kong life
It was the dot com wave in 1998 that spurred architect Clarence Chiang and interior designer Hannah Lee to start up a furniture-sourcing website supported by their design and architecture practice.
30 Jan 2021
Making a rental feel like home "I believe it’s a matter of authenticity"
Architect and designer Damienne Joly has created some of the most inspiring spaces in the world - from Stockholm, to London, Australia and Hong Kong...read on
25 Jan 2021
2020/2021 Hong Kong Property Market Update - a new 'Covid Lifestyle'
View the conversation with our Founder & Managing Director Victoria Allan, as she shares her insights into the resilience of the Hong Kong Property market in 2020, key trends that have emerged and where she sees the opportunities in 2021....
18 Jan 2021
At Home with Eve Mercier
Reflecting her innate design confidence, Eve Mercier's Stanley home infuses pragmatic luxe with a relaxed, effortless vibe to create a family 'holiday' home...read on
02 Nov 2020
Jessica L's Perfect Weekend
Jessica Lonergan has been a consultant at Habitat since 2016. She was awarded the title of Top Leasing Agent and Highest Transactional Agent for 2019. Here, she tells us all about her perfect weekend.
20 Oct 2020
Neighbourhood Guide: Living in Kennedy Town
Kennedy Town is situated west of Central and predominantly residential - close enough to the heart of Hong Kong and all the city offers but with a more relaxed vibe.
27 Aug 2020
Neighbourhood Guide: Living in Soho
South of Hollywood Road – Soho – is a vibrant cityscape bordering the famous Mid-levels escalator, the world’s largest outdoor covered escalator linking the Central business district with the higher streets of Mid-levels...
06 Aug 2020