Most home buyers wouldn’t dream of pulling the trigger on a purchase without multiple visits. But some luxury home shoppers make offers even though they have never been to the property. Photo: Dorothy Hong for The Wall Street Journal
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A parking space in Hong Kong has been sold for a record $664,260 (HK$ 5.18 million) — making it the most expensive parking space in the world, according to the South China Morning Post.
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At just 188 square feet, or 17.5 square metres, that works out to a staggering $3,500 per square foot.
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