Ho Man Tin is a predominately residential area to the North of Hung Hom and East of Mong Kok. The area is highly prized for offering a combination of a relatively peaceful living environment and convenient access to Kowloon's major shopping zone and transport networks. The neighbourhood benefits from a public swimming pool, the Ko Shan Theatre and several public parks. There is also Ho Man Tin Plaza which contains offices, shops, restaurants and carpark facilities.
The area also has one of the best school networks in Hong Kong, making it a much sought-after neighbourhood for families. These include the Diocesan Boys' School in Mong Kok and the Wah Yan College, Kowloon in Kowloon Tong, both top-rated secondary schools for boys. Other schools nearby include La Salle College in Kowloon City for boys, and Pui Ching Middle School, a co-educational secondary school in Kowloon City. Ho Man Tin is within the catchment area of two ESF Schools - King George V School, a co-educational secondary school on Tin Kwong Road and Kowloon Junior School, a primary school spread across two campuses international school in the vicinity of Ho Man Tin includes Stamford American School, Hong Kong opening in September 2018.