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CNBC's Emily Tan takes a closer look at Hong Kong's property market and asks experts and real estate professionals what $500K can get you. The answer: "Not a lot".
Unaffordable home prices have been a longstanding complaint among Hong Kong citizens. CNBC's Emily Tan sets out to find a property in the city with a budget of half a million dollars.
Andrew Jackson, Head of Wholesale and Listed Real Estate at Standard Life Investments, says Abenomics will put Japan back on track and in turn underpin growth in the country's real estate market.
Stuart Leckie, Chairman of Stirling Finance, expects the Hang Seng index to surge beyond the levels of 25,000 within the next few weeks.
Sam Gellman, Hong Kong General Manager of Uber, discusses the ride-sharing app's plans in Hong Kong, which is the firm's fastest growing market outside of the U.S.
Jackson Wong, VP at Tanrich Securities, says the purchase of a 20 percent stake by Dairy Farm may bring about sharing of skills that will eventually give Yonghui Superstores a boost.
Daryl Liew, Head of Portfolio Management at REYL, explains the positive boost that the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect program can have on the Chinese stock market.
Andrew Kam, managing director of Hong Kong Disneyland, discusses how the Disney theme park overcome a global financial crisis and a swine flu outbreak in its early days.
David Fong, Managing Director of Hip Shing Hong Holdings, says the firm's "microflats", which sold nearly 80 percent since its launch last week, are mainly bought by local buyers.
Ronnie Chan, Chairman of Hang Lung Properties, says the government's measures to stabilize prices are working.
Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private, expects mild valuation expansion and earnings to drive Hong Kong's benchmark index. He later names the stocks that he likes.
Christopher Lau, Treasurer & Former Chairman, People Power, explains why the reform report submitted to Beijing doesn't reflect the views of Hong Kong citizens.
Due to time differences, businesses have seen a dip in earnings during the World Cup season from previous years, says Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Holdings.
Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Holdings, says Hong Kong citizens need to be "pragmatic" and "live within Beijing's Basic Law". He also describes the selection process for the Chief Executive.
Bruce Rockowitz, CEO of Global Brands Group, discusses the expectations surrounding the firm's debut on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Frances Lun, CEO of GEO Securities, says that it's business as usual in Hong Kong despite the massive pro-democracy protests.
Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, discusses the listing of Jinmao Investments and whether investors need to be worried about how China's anti-graft drive is impacting the hotel trust.
Overregulation in the US has spooked global banks. They are now looking beyond Wall St. as a major financial hub. What's next?
Sarah Quinlan, Senior Vice President of Market Insights at MasterCard, says the decline in Hong Kong's retail sales reflects the slowdown in the areas of real estate and jewellery consumption.
Anson Chan, Former Chief Secretary of Hong Kong, calls the city's strive for democracy "a slow and winding path" and says citizens are determined to fight for a credible and fair election.