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The DAB's petition urges the establishment of a timetable for the reduction of subdivided housing and speeds up the implementation of the subdivided rent control regulations

2021-09-25T05:16:19.605Z

There have been prolonged debates over the control of subdivided housing. The government earlier "concessed" to lower the maximum rent increase from 15% to 10%. The relevant bill will resume second reading in the Legislative Council next month. The Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong today (24th)



There have been prolonged debates over the control of subdivided housing. The government earlier "concessed" to lower the maximum rent increase from 15% to 10%. The relevant bill will resume second reading in the Legislative Council next month.

The DAB petitioned outside the Government Headquarters today (24), requesting the government to set a timetable for the reduction of subdivided housing, shorten the "vacuum period" after the passage of the subdivided rent control regulations, and expedite the implementation of the regulations to prevent owners from taking the opportunity to squeeze subdivided households .


The DAB requires the government to set a timetable for the reduction of subdivided housing, shorten the "vacuum period" after the passage of the subdivided rent control regulations, and expedite the implementation of the regulations to prevent owners from taking the opportunity to squeeze subdivided households.

(Photo by Zhou Haoyi)

Zhou Haoding hopes to speed up the construction of public housing, Ke Chuangsheng promotes shortening of the legal vacuum period

The DAB Legislative Council Member Zhou Haoding said that it is not enough to pass the subdivided rent management regulations alone. They require the government to set a timetable for the reduction of subdivided houses, formulate clear KPIs (key performance indicators), and gradually reduce the number of subdivided houses.

He also pointed out that the government should speed up the construction of transitional housing and public housing, for example, more abandoned school buildings can be converted.

The party’s Legislative Council Member Ko Chongsheng pointed out that after the Legislative Council passes a law, it usually takes three months to six months to implement it. He urges the government to shorten the "vacuum period" to avoid unscrupulous owners trying to bully tenants during the "vacuum period."

He mentioned that the government plans to provide 310,000 public housing units in the next 10 years. The supply in the first five years is relatively stable, but the changes in the next five years are relatively large, causing the public to worry about whether the standards can be met. Commitment to go upstairs.

The DAB community director Zhuang Zhanming hopes that the government will increase the manpower to supervise illegal subdivided houses, and strengthen the publicity of subdivided rent management regulations, so that subdivided households can know their rights and interests.

Subdivided room with kidney dialysis three times on Birth day, wife full-time care for free meals: don’t mind the overdue food sub-rental management | Concern group: 20% of sub-divided households have increased their rent, and some households have paid nearly 10,000 yuan per month. The maximum increase of the landlord’s meeting, Qingyun She: Who is the big and evil who has sold the unit, and who is the right to subscribe to the rent management | Subdivided tenants have been increased by 10% by the landlord, and the group approval capping mechanism is limited to 5%

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