Hong Kong Luxury Residential Site Got Six Bids, SCMP Says

Site in Ho Man Tin attracted six bids before the tender closed yesterday, South China Morning Post reported today citing unidentified sources.

* Site is worth between HK$11b-HK$14.85b ($1.42b-$1.91b), or HK$9,631 to HK$13,000 per sq.ft.: Post, citing surveyors

* Developers submitting bids for included Sun Hung Kai Properties (16), Cheung Kong Holdings Ltd. (1), Henderson Land Development Co. Ltd. (12), Sino Land Co. Ltd. (83), Kerry Properties Ltd. (683) and Wheelock Properties Ltd.

NOTE: Hong Kong doubled sales tax on property in Feb. to help rein in property prices

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To contact the editor responsible for this story: Jim McDonald at jmcdonald8@bloomberg.net

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