After a 4 hour argument over this potential closet, the apartment hunt has ended. We (me, 2 real estate agents, 1 angry landlord on the phone, 1 colleague who helped) settled on the installation of 2 clothing rods.
Small victory. Or was it? I may never know.
In May, I’ll move into Kornhill Apartments, a housing block of 30,000 people. It appears 29,000 are Chinese. It looks scary in this photo. In real life, it’s quiet, clean, and peaceful. Bustling HK, and the office, is 2km/1.3 miles away.
What sold it? The reasonable price of $16K/month and this mountain view. ‘Mountain view’ and ‘sea view’ are the two methods of not looking into your neighbors’ flats.
And in case you were worried.
For more about Kornhill
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MPcBuSVexQ&NR=1&feature=fvwp Imagine hard wood floors, no camera-shy Chinese woman, a shoddier bathroom, and the ‘mountain view.’ Important: 57 more sq ft!
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