Hong Kong's home prices rose for the sixth straight month to reach a new high in September, according to latest government data.
Overall home prices rose 1.8 percent in September from the previous month. Smaller sized flats saw a faster pace of growth of 2 percent, while prices of units of more than 1,000 square feet rose one percent.
For the first nine months, overall prices rose 8.4 percent.
Home rents also hit a record in September with a monthly rise of 1 percent.