Talk:Public housing in Hong Kong

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edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Public housing in Hong Kong:
  • Provide details and sources about the demographics - current and historical - of public housing estates (how many people, age, income, family structure...)
  • Compare the evolution of Public housing estates with the Hong Kong demographics
  • Create a section, with sources, about the economic impact of the Public housing policies: impact on the consumption of subsidized people, and impact on the private sector real estate industry and the real estate market in the territory
  • Criteria for eligibility, ratio applications/ accepted tenants, rent in public housing estates and how these rents are calculated
  • Link between the development of new towns and public housing estates
  • Features of public housing estates: shopping centres, schools, bus terminuses, elderly homes...
  • Sociological studies about Hong Kong housing estates: for instance low crime rates compared to other countries
  • Impact of public housing estates on collective memory
  • Expand the history of the early days and relocation estates
  • Expand the history section about the 1980s
  • Writes sections about the 1990s, the 2000s and the future
  • Expand the design section, eventually create a separate article in table format about the topic, with pictures
  • Write the bullet-points "Subsidized housing" section into a paragraph
  • Put things in perspective: compare Public housing in Hong Kong with other places
  • Improve the articles of individual housing estates

Article name[edit]

The term "Public housing estate - hong kong " is used extensively in Singapore as well.--Huaiwei 12:27, 6 October 2006 (UTC)

I have changed the title to make the article more specific to Hong Kong. Underwaterbuffalo (talk) 18:43, 7 August 2009 (UTC)

Public housing in Hong Kong[edit]

I have started a discussion about this topic and what we should do about the related articles at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Hong Kong. Please feel free to add your comments! olivier (talk) 16:22, 8 August 2009 (UTC)