● With COVID-19, property vacancies in Hong Kong are at an all-time high while demandfrom buyers and tenants have dropped dramatically as more people move away fromHong Kong. ● Landlords must incorporate technology in property management to compete with otherlistings and reduce operating expenses. Hong Kong’s property market has fundamentally changed over the last two years. […]
When the stamp duty is so high, why do investors still buy properties under holding companies? Should I do the same?
Why are investors willing to pay 30% stamp duty when buying a property simply to hold it under a company? Should individual investors do the same? In 2017, a corporate buyer paid a total of HK$ 324 million of stamp duty for a luxury house on the peak. Why would someone be willing to do that? […]