Housing Explained: Hong Kong is a podcast series that explores some of the factors surrounding Hong Kong's housing crisis. We speak to young people in Hong Kong who are struggling with living independently, Hong Kong's exorbitant housing market, and the impact this has on their well-being. We also speak to experts who discuss the issues surrounding mental health and land supply associated with housing in Hong Kong.
Episode 4: The Future for Housing
We close the series by learning about the controversial land reclamation project, Lantau Tomorrow Vision, and what it means for the future of housing in Hong Kong.
Episode 3: Housing and Mental Health
This episode delves into the relationship between housing and mental health, and the impacts that can have on Hong Kong’s youth.
Episode 2: Living Young in Hong Kong
This episode features a candid interview with Harry, a young teacher who shares his experiences and struggles with moving out of his parent’s home.
Episode 1: Introducing Hong Kong’s Housing Crisis
In the pilot episode, we discuss some of the issues pertaining to Hong Kong’s housing crisis, why it’s considered one of the most expensive cities in the world and what it’s like for young people who want to live independently in this city.