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Caged in (access required)

Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated areas in the world, with more than 7 million people vying for a piece of the territory’s limited housing stock. The result: skyscrapers and soaring real estate prices. For the less ...

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If the shoe fits … (access required)

Most people are aware it’s de rigueur to remove one’s shoes before entering a home in Japan. But the possibility of a cultural faux pas doesn’t end at the doorway. Along with avoiding socks with holes in them, foreigners should ...

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I’ll gladly pay you Tuesday… (access required)

Renters can pull a J. Wellington Wimpy when it comes to paying the landlord. Dilly-dalliers, for example, rely on unsigned or bounced checks, incurring fees to stall management’s reckoning. Then there are the excusers. According to the website thelpa.com, tenants ...

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