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China’s property boom spreads to Hong Kong as mainland residents find bargains in one of the world’s most expensive real estate markets

2 weeks ago
Sky Canaves
ncreasing home-buying restrictions and the yuan's depreciation coupled with the flattening of city property prices have renewed mainland Chinese interest in HK's real estate market.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.