Guest Post on Small Spaces from Trinkets and Treasures

This is a guest post from Susan at Trinkets and Treasures. Making the Most of Small Spaces Hello everyone, I’m Susan and I blog over at Trinkets and Treasures. I was so excited when Raven asked me to put together a guest post about decorating small spaces. As a university student, I’m used living in…

Properties For The Start Of November 2012

UNDER 30k 780square feet in the midst of Central for under 30k? Oh yeah – Bel Mount Garden is the place for you. Many owners here have renovated their apartments to make the most of the great location. CLICK FOR PROPERTY INFO   UNDER 50k For the price, location and interior design, this is a…

Raven Reviews: Gough Street : Noho

Gough street was simply Gough street until a few years ago, when funky little stores started popping up along the main stretch of Gough Street and the whole adjoining area of Shin Hing Street, Mee Lun Street, Kau U Fong and On Wo Lane started to blossom. With properties here still able to be found…

Properties For The Fourth Week of October 2012

UNDER 30k 886sqft in coveted lower Tai Hang Drive with a covered car park, open green views and pool facilities. For people who want the quality lifestyle of a quiet, well maintained building in a cul de sac area with good minibus access, this is one to consider. CLICK FOR PROPERTY INFO UNDER 50k This…

This Is A Great Website For Small Interior Ideas

This website, Stylish Eve, covers a broad spectrum of topics but I really like their small interiors section, which has some lovely pictures and ideas for interiors in a range of sizes. Even better are the sublime postings of Susan at Trinkets and Treasures – her crisp taste and immaculate focus on beautiful bright interiors…

City Living : Snapshots of the City

Raven Tao is a real estate specialist and media personality based in Hong Kong. She loves arts and culture, is fascinated by fashion and luxury, and is passionate about all things house and home. For more updates, LIKE her Facebook Page or visit www.RavenTao.com

On Lan Street, Central

This little lane was pretty inconspicuous until shoe giant Christian Louboutin set up a small store there. From then on it became a place of vogue – mostly for wealthy Hong Kong wives and high earning fashion loving hipsters, who would traipse along the tiny street after being dropped off by their driver for their hair…

Properties for the third week of October 2012

These are a few of my fave property picks for this week. UNDER 30k This place is small and quite expensive but the beautiful interior design and extremely popular location make it rather unique, which is why I’ve posted it. Situated on the tiny lane of On Wo Lane joining Gough Street and Kau U…

Busting Hong Kong Hiking and Outdoor Myths

Hong Kong is an interesting city, not least because of the fact that its electric energy gives rise to the myth that there’s no life outside of the bustling grey metropolis. Actually, Hong Kong is less than 25% developed land and is 40% country parks and nature reserves, which makes it home to some incredible…

Flowers in the City

Raven Tao is a real estate specialist and media personality based in Hong Kong. She loves arts and culture, is fascinated by fashion and luxury, and is passionate about all things house and home. For more updates, LIKE her Facebook Page or visit www.RavenTao.com

Properties for the second week of October 2012

WELCOME TO THE PROPERTIES OF THE WEEK! This series aims to give an idea of what’s on the market right now and at what prices. A lot of people are comparing prices now to prices six months ago, and many clients are wondering whether prices will ever go down. I have my own theories on whether prices…

Taikoo Shing : One Island East & Via Fiori

Taikoo Shing is a popular residential area, designed in typically high quality Swire Properties fashion. One of the most beautiful aspects of this area is the landscaped garden in front of One Island East; Via Fiori. Stretching from Oxford House  to Taikoo Shing Road, the verdant public area is child friendly and has outdoor benches, bordered by…