Analyses | Land, housing and infrastructure | 2017-06-01 | HKET

Tightening stamp duty rules: Unlikely to tame property investors



Hong Kong’s property prices keep surging even though the Government has made several amendments to the stamp duty regime in recent years to cool down the market. There are even signs of a new buying spree by investing in non-residential properties and luxurious homes, as well as purchasing multiple small or medium apartments in one go.

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