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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: David  Date: 07-14 2008  More Attractions
Wong Tai Sin District is well-known name in Wong Tai Sin Temple, located in the north-east of the Kowloon Peninsula. Wong Tai Sin Temple incense is the most busy place, was founded in the year 1921, after several decades of careful management, cash Choi, glorious, magnificent architecture, a grand for the Chinese Taoist temples.
this area many years ago mainly for rural areas, sparsely populated, mostly residents of Panyu and Hakka. To 1937, the district is defined as a new part of Kowloon. Since the late 40, with the influx of large numbers of refugees from the Mainland, many squatters in the region began to appear. District public housing development began in 1957, the first buildings at the time of the first resettlement blocks in the Tiger Rock (Lok Fu) to build. Over the years, with the clearance of squatter areas and the redevelopment of old housing, the district has the look of an entirely new look.
Wong Tai Sin District of the main characteristics of public housing.
Currently, the district 86.2%% of the population living in public rental housing, Home Ownership, Private Sector Participation of HOS and Sandwich Class Housing, while the remaining 13.8 percent of the population live in the Types of private housing.