Global Property Guide

Financial Information for Residential Property Buyers


Price/Rent Ratio - Hong Kong Compared to Asia

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Taiwan 49 yrs
China 48 yrs
India 43 yrs
Hong Kong 43 yrs
Singapore 39 yrs
Japan 38 yrs
Malaysia 27 yrs
Thailand 19 yrs
Cambodia 19 yrs
Philippines 16 yrs
Indonesia 14 yrs

Hong Kong: Price/rent ratio

This ratio is typically used for measuring undervaluation/overvaluation of real estate prices, calculated by dividing the gross rental yield by 100 so the higher the yield, the lower the price/rent ratio.

When wereas theise data collected? Click on individual countries to see the data collection date.


Hong Kong has good quality housing statistics. The Ratings and Valuation Department releases monthly Hong Kong Property Review which has data on house prices, rent, yield, completion, forecast completion and sales transactions. Excellent economics data are available from the Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department.