Talk of the town:Waiting time for public rental housing surged to a new high

【明報專訊】The latest figure released by the Housing Authority in February reveals that as of the end of December 2021, the average waiting time for general applicants for public rental housing in the past 12 months was 6 years. Among them, the average waiting time for elderly one-person applicants was 4 years. There are 152,000 on the waiting list.