Category Archives : Property articles

En bloc 2018 Update

In 2018 Developers paying ‘almost nothing’ in extension charges. Developers are paying “almost nothing” in extension charges this year, said Singapore Land Authority chairman Lim Sim Seng on Monday (April 30). It is an indication of the active property market which includes purchases of replacement homes by those who sold en bloc, said Mr Lim, […]

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Q2 2015 Market Update at a Glance !

PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES Sources: URA Private residential market at a glance (excluding ECs): Prices and Rentals Prices of private residential properties decreased by 0.9% in 2nd Quarter 2015, compared to the 1.0% decline in the previous quarter. This was the seventh straight quarter of price decline.   OFFICE SPACE Office market at a glance: Prices […]

Luxury Homes on Mortgagee Sale

Nearly $3m in losses in Mortgagee Sale from Luxury Homes Two luxury homes in Singapore are on the market at prices that would mean losses of nearly $3 million each as the local property market continues to weaken. The mortgagee sale of the two units in Turquoise, a luxury Sentosa Cove condominium, at fire-sale prices […]

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Price Gap between EC and Private Condo

Executive Condominiums(ECs) New Executive condominiums (ECs) and private condos is widening as rising Condo prices had increase more than the ly steady pricing of its public-private counterpart since 2011. According to a study by STProperty, buyers who bought an EC this year would have saved 31.7 per cent on average over purchasing a private home from […]

New Condo Launch Update in Oct 2014

Sales of new private homes increased in September as developers launched more units to generate higher sales before the holiday season, revealed media reports. “Developers started rolling out their launches from September to capitalise on existing demand ahead of the annual school-holiday season,” said Tan Tee Khoon, Executive Director for residential services at Knight Frank […]


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Hefty levies may force developers to cut prices

(Unsold units across 24 projects may have cost them $55m in extension fees) More home-buying bargains may be on the way when financial penalties start to take effect on developers that have suffered slow sales. Developers that have not sold out their units on time may have already been set back by a combined estimate […]

HDB Industrial Redevelopment Programmes(IRP) announcement

A total of 399 units in Eunos Industrial Estate under Batch 14 of its Industrial Redevelopment Programme(IRP) will be relocated.Affected units involved in this relocation exercise are located in the following areas:- 26 blocks, viz. Blocks 26, 27 and 30 at Eunos Road 2/5 and ; Blocks 1001, 1002, 1003, 1004, 1005, 1006, 1007, 1010, 1011, […]

Eunos Industrial Estate

Foreign Property Purchase

Unlicensed property agent faces charges

She allegedly sold foreign properties through a business The Council for Estate Agencies said investors should exercise due diligence when buying foreign properties and beware claims of high returns and low initial down payments. Singaporeans bought $2 billion worth of foreign property last year. — PHOTO: CBRE BY RACHAEL BOON   A 50-YEAR-OLD woman has […]