The Hong Kong property scene can be brutal for the uninitiated – sky-high prices, teeny-tiny boxes for homes, fake listings, tons of paperwork and often dodgy, greedy landlords.

No matter how strong your friend network is, or how quickly you respond to Facebook real estate ads, very rarely do you find the perfect home, an un-sketchy landlord in the 852 without the help of a real estate agent.

Finding the right agents can also be an ordeal! Did we say house hunting in Hong Kong is literally the worst? Iron out those stress lines peeps, we’ve gone through the struggle, done the research, so you don’t have to.