Dr. Milton Chi Hong LAU 

BSc(Econ), BSc(Land Mgt), BBus, PGC (HK Law), GradDip (URP), MSc(Econ), MBA, MAcc, LLM (CCL), LLM (Chinese Laws), MHKIS, MRICS, MCIREA, RPS(GP), MPIA, CPP(Aust), CPA(HK), CPA(Aust)

Chartered Surveyor (General Practice) (UK), Registered Professional Surveyor (General Practice) (HKSAR), Registered Real Estate Appraiser (PRC), Registered Real Estate Agent (HKSAR), Certified Practising Planner (Australia), Certified Public Accountant (HKSAR), Certified Practising Accountant (Australia)

Lecturer & Dissertation Coordinator for BSc (Hons) Property Management

Tel.: (852) 2766 4260 Fax: (852) 2764 5131
E-mail address : bsmilton@polyu.edu.hk

Milton C.H. LAU obtained his BSc(Hons) in Economics from the University of London, BSc in Land Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, BBus from the Monash University, Postgraduate Certificate in Hong Kong Law and Master of Laws from the City University of Hong Kong, Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of New England, MSc(Econ) from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, MBA from the Deakin University, Master of Accountancy and Master of Arts (Religious Studies) from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Master of Laws from the Renmin University of China.

He is a registered professional surveyor, a registered real estate appraiser in PRC, a certified public accountant and a town planner. He is a corporate member of the following professional institutes:

  • The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors;
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (General Practise Division) (Property & Facility Management Division);
  • The China Institute of Real Estate Appraisers;
  • The Planning Institute of Australia;
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants;
  • The Australian CPAs.

His current research interests are in property investment, property valuation, property management, property law and urban planning.

Main areas
Property Management
Project Appraisals
Applied Property Valuation
Property Management II 
Property Management Practise 
Integrated Project II
Research and Scholarly Activities
Property Management
Property Valuation 
Property Investment and Finance
Property Law
Dissertation Coordinator, BSc (Hon) Property Management
Consultancy and Professional Service
Member, General Practice Divisional Panel of Assessors, the Hong Kong Institution of Surveyors
Member of the Real Estate Services Training Board of Vocational Training Council
Selected Recent Publication List
Recent Publications
LAU, M.C.H., and Wong, A. K.H. (2003). Owners' participation in urban renewal scheme: an application of mass valuation in Hong Kong, International Conference on Construction & Real Estate Management, Harbin, PRC, November 2003.
LAU, M.C.H., (2004). The conceptual framework of applying mass valuation in Hong Kong urban renewal compensation scheme, Journal of Harbin Institute of Technology. 11 (5), 537-540.
LAU, M.C.H., (2005) Property values and quality of property management in Hong Kong, International Symposium on "Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate”, Hang Zhou, PRC, November 2005.
TANG, B.S. , WONG, S.W., van HOREN, B., FENG, C. C. and LAU, M. C.H.(2006).  Study on urban development and strategic management of Guangzhou Development District, 85 pages, Guangzhou: Guangzhou Development District, Policy Research Office [Text in Chinese]
WONG, S.W., LAU, M.C.H. and TANG, B.S. (2006). Strategic urban management and collaborative planning: application in China. 5th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences, Honolulu, USA, May 2006.
LAU, M.C.H. (2006)Compulsory Acquisition Compensation Laws in Urban Cities: A Comparison of PRC and Hong Kong. Unpublished LLM Dissertation, Renmin University of China, May 2006 (82pp). [Text in Chinese]

Updated on 28 August 2006