Thursday, June 4, 2015

Hong Kong Apartments Fit for a Mosquito

WSJ reports:
In showing an apartment [in Hong Kong] of 180 square feet, a real-estate agent explained that all furniture essentially has to be made to order and described the window sill as a potential area for “entertainment.”
The apartment, in a development called High Place, isn’t much bigger than the standard U.S. parking space. It went into contract in May for almost four million Hong Kong dollars (US$516,000.)...
So small are some of the new developments in Hong Kong that they have been given the moniker “mosquito-sized units.”