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Tanjong Pagar, in the eyes of foreigners

AreaInsiderchangJul 14, 2016

Foreigners visiting Singapore often look at short-term rentals for accommodation. We speak to some visitors about Tanjong Pagar, one of their favourite places to visit…

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Lawyer fined $6,000 for mortgage fiasco

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 27, 2016

A lawyer was ordered by the district court to pay a fine of $6,000 for falsely certifying that he had witnessed the execution of a mortgage for a home, media reports said...

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Vancouver's new foreigner tax to cool market

OverseasRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 27, 2016

Foreign property buyers in Vancouver will have to contend with a new property tax aimed at cooling Canada’s red-hot property market, media reports said...

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The Saint Residences: Own a piece of Bangkok luxury

OverseasContributorJul 27, 2016

Special Advertising Feature: Discerning investors now have the chance to own a piece of the Land of Smiles. Salan Development has unveiled Benedict at The Saint Residences,...

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Affordable luxury at Coco Palms, The Venue Residences and Shoppes and Jewel @ Buangkok

Property MarketContributorJul 27, 2016

SPECIAL ADVERTISING FEATURE: Step inside these condominiums that offer luxurious interiors and quality finishings, and are close to good amenities, all at reasonable prices...

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Not time yet to lift property cooling measures: MAS

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 26, 2016

It is not the right time to ease the property cooling measures, revealed the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). “There is still some way to go, to entrench the gains in stabilising the property market...

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Four sites up for mortgagee sale as developer winds up

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 26, 2016

Several properties by boutique developer C&C Development have recently gone under the hammer, with the firm winding up its business last Friday (22 July), media reports said...

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Lake Grande sold 436 units over the weekend

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 25, 2016

Lake Grande, MCL Land’s 710-unit condominium along Jurong West Street, saw 87 percent, or 436 of the 500 units released, sold at an average price of $1,368 psf during its launch over the weekend, media reports said...

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d’Leedon and Jewel Changi Airport win top architecture awards

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 25, 2016

Property developer CapitaLand has announced that two of its projects – d’Leedon and Jewel Changi Airport – were honoured at the International Architecture Awards 2016...

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Home-fix programme launched in Jalan Kayu

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 25, 2016

A new home improvement fund targeted at low-income families has been introduced in Jalan Kayu constituency, media reports said. Dubbed Home@JK, the fund was launched by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong...

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HDB resale flat prices stay flat in Q2

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 22, 2016

Prices of HDB resale flats remained unchanged during the second quarter, after dipping by 0.1 percent in the first three months of 2016, according to more detailed HDB data...

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Private home prices, rents down at slower pace

Property MarketRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 22, 2016

Prices and rents of private residential properties continued to fall in the second quarter of 2016, but at a slower pace. Private home prices dipped by 0.4 percent last quarter,...

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Balcony living

Home & LivingContributorJul 22, 2016

Not everyone has the luxury of a balcony in their flat or condo, and those who do too often use it merely as a space to dry their laundry,...

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Wooing overseas Singaporeans home

OverseasRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 22, 2016

The number of Singaporeans looking for greener pastures abroad continues to rise, with 212,500 overseas Singaporeans as of June 2015, up 23 percent from 163,000 in 2005,...

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Western frontier

OverseasRomesh NavaratnarajahJul 22, 2016

Foreign investors are expected to focus their attention on Perth after additional property taxes were levied on foreign buyers in the eastern states, and following the Brexit result in the UK, experts said...

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ProperTips: Looking for overseas housing

OverseasCheryl Marie TayJul 22, 2016

Searching for a new home an ocean away can be incredibly daunting. Here are some quick tips and things to look out for, to help to make your overseas home search a little easier!

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