Yuk Shing Building, No.657-661A Shanghai Street, Mongkok

Introduction

This one is a mansion located at the junction of Mong Kok road and Shanghai Street, near MTR Mong Kok and Mong Kok East stations. You can walk to these two stations in 3 minutes and 10 minutes respectively.

Besides metro, there are many buses and minibuses heading for different districts in Hong Kong. All-night minibuses are also available for you, enabling you to go to anywhere at anytime you want. As is known to all, Mong Kok, one of the most bustling and convenient districts in Hong Kong, has various kinds of stores from daily supplies to leisure goods. It quite suits students who first set their footprints on Hong Kong. Only 10 minutes’ walk can take you to the retail stores, food markets, supermarkets and laundry shops. The famous shopping mall – Langham Place is just located at the next intersection.

In addition, Computer Center, Ladies’ Street, Fa Yuen Street and Sin Tat Plaza are quite close to you. This mansion, actually, enjoys tranquility in such a noisy neighborhood.

Contented LivingThis residence is managed by Contented Living

Tenants

Students from The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The City University of Hong Kong, The Baptist University of Hong Kong and The Open University of Hong Kong.

Tenancy Term: From mid-August 2022 to mid-August 2023

Facilities

Building Manager – Savills Property Management

Flat Manager – Contented Living

This mansion is an 11- storeyed one built in 1962. It has elevator. Savills Property Management is responsible for its management, and it is equipped with 24-hour security personnel and security cameras. Garbage left by residents is collected everyday. All visitors must register their ID cards before entering the mansion. There are four apartments on each floor, among which, floor 11, 10,9,8,6,5 and 4, totally 20 units are used for accommodating students.

This mansion has been refurbished in 2021. Furniture and electric appliance are newly bought. Most of the furniture comes from IKEA, including wardrobes, desks, chairs and bookshelves. Beds and mattresses are Seahorse Brand. 1000MB Broadband Internet access offered by HKBN is now available for you, whose fee has been included in the rent.

Apartment type:

  • There are four different types of apartments in this mansion, including No. 657, No. 659, No. 661 and No. 661A.
  • Only tenants of the same gender shall be allowed to live in the same apartment.
  • Usable area of each apartment:
    — No. 657: 510 square feet
    — No. 659: 510 square feet
    — No. 661: 590 square feet
    — No.661A: 510 square feet

Due to the difference of each floor, ±5% deviation of the room size is allowed.

Every Single Room is equipped with the following facilities

  • A bed and mattress
  • A desk and chair
  • A bookshelf
  • A wardrobe
  • Curtains

Other common facilities

  • A bathroom
  • A washing machine
  • A refrigerator
  • A television
  • An induction cooker
  • Basic kitchenware
  • Wireless and wired Broadband Internet Access

Cleaning service for weekly cleaning of common areas, including kitchen, bathroom and living room.

Key Features

Transportation

  • 3 mins walk to Mongkok MTR station
  • 10 mins walk to Mongkok East MTR station via covered walkway
  • 15 mins to Hung Hom (PolyU) by MTR
  • 15 mins to Kowloon Tong (HKBU/ CityU) by MTR
  • 20 mins to Open U by mini-bus
  • 25 mins to University Station (CUHK) by MTR

Neighbourhood

  • Within 2 mins walk: Langham Place and wet market
  • Within 5 mins walk: All major banks (Hang Seng/ HSBC/ Bank of China)
  • Within 10 mins walk: Shopping/ Dining district of Mongkok

Floorplan

Payment

Payments include the following items:

Reservation Fee – the licence fee and utility prepayment for water, electricity and Internet service of first 2 months , which should be paid at the time of booking.

Licence Fee – includes the management fee, government rates, weekly cleaning cost on shared area, maintenance fee for general wear and tears, and home insurance.

Utility Prepayment – HK$200 per month for water, electricity and Internet service. Every licensee shares the charges equally based on the monthly bills from Water Supplies Department, Power Supply Company and Internet Service Provider. The total accounts will be settled upon checkout and any excess payment shall be refunded and deficiency shall be repaid.

Security Deposit – if all the facilities in the room are in good condition upon checkout, the security deposit will be refunded to licensee within 15 working days upon checkout. If there is any damage of the facilities or trash left in the unit, charges used to pay for the maintenance and cleaning service will be deducted from the security deposit.

Payment Terms:
Students can choose between 2-term or 3-term payments

2-term instalments:
Reservation fee (1st instalment)
Licence fee and utility prepayment for first two months
Pay HK$12,400 within 2 days upon issuing the agreement

Security deposit (Refundable) (2nd instalment)
2 months Licence fee
Pay HK12,000 in 14 days upon the start date of licence period

Remaining Licence fee and utility prepayment (2nd instalment)
10 months Licence fee and utility prepayment
Pay HK$62,000 in 14 days upon the start date of licence period

3-term instalments:
Reservation fee (1st instalment)
Licence fee and utility prepayment for first two months
Pay HK$12,400 within 2 days upon issuing the agreement

Security deposit (Refundable)
3 months Licence fee
Pay HK$18,000 in 14 days upon the start date of licence period

Licence fee and utility prepayment (2nd instalment)
Remaining 5 months Licence fee and Utilities prepayment
Pay HK$31,000 in 14 days upon the start date of licence period

Licence fee and utility prepayment (3rd instalment))
Remaining 5 months Licence fee and Utilities prepayment
Pay HK$31,000 on or before 15th Dec 2022

*If you have income proof or occupation proof, such as doctoral students, research assistants, or university officials, you can pay the licence fee by month (with 3 months licence fee as refundable security deposit). Please choose 3-term instalments and write down your monthly payment request in the Remarks with supporting documents uploaded when submitting your online application; we will then process your request at the backend system.

Online payment methods:

Mainland China:

WeChat Pay Online payment platform (Year long contract no transaction charge for reservation payment or otherwise handling changes from 1.3% up, please check with customer representative)

Mainland China and other countries:

PayPal (With transaction charge of 5%)
UnionPay (With transaction charge of 3.5%)
Transferwise (With transaction charge of 1-2%)

Bank T/T:

Bank name: Bank of China (Hong Kong)
Bank address: No. 1 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong
Bank branch: Shatin New Town Plaza Branch
SWIFT code: BKCHHKHH
Account name: Contented Living Limited
Account no.: 012-695-1-018131-1
Account address: Workshop 2, 11/F Gravity, 29 Hing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

Bank name: Hang Seng Bank
Bank address: 83 Des Voeux Road, Central
Bank branch: Kowloon Main Branch
SWIFT code: HASEHKHH
Account name: Contented Living Limited
Account no.: 789-657350-883
Account address: Workshop 2, 11/F Gravity, 29 Hing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon

Faster Payment System (No transaction charge)
FPS Email: [email protected]

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