Practical tips smart consumers should pay attention to during property transactions or appointing estate agents.
The EAA issued a new Practice Circular (No. 23-02 (CR)) on the sale of uncompleted properties situated outside Hong Kong on 28 December 2023. The new Circular will supersede the relevant old Circular (No. 17-03 CR)) issued in 2017 when it takes effect on 1 July 2024. The information on this webpage regarding the sale of uncompleted properties situated outside Hong Kong will be updated before 1 July 2024.
Purchasing properties situated outside Hong Kong is complicated and the risk of purchasing uncompleted properties outside Hong Kong is even higher. Consumers should be extra vigilant and study all related information before making a purchase decision, in order to protect their own interests. Hence, the Estate Agents Authority (“EAA”) has set up this page to provide some information for consumers’ reference.
The content and information contained in this website is for reference only. There is no intention whatsoever to provide legal opinion. Readers are advised to seek legal or professional advice on matters encountered in specific situations. The EAA shall not be held liable for any loss or damage incurred or suffered in connection with, arising from, or in reliance on, the whole or any part of this website.