T.O.P. choices

Contributor August 21, 2017

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Are you considering a TOP purchase? Here are some developments to take note of.

 

TOP Specials 2017

Victoria Park Villas

Type: Landed homes
Developer: CapitaLand
Tenure: 99-year leasehold
Facilities: Private swimming pool, basement carpark
Nearby Key Amenities: Botanic Gardens, Coronation Plaza, cafes, restaurants, clinics
Nearest Transport: Tan Kah Kee MRT station

Developed by renowned developer CapitaLand, Victoria Park Villas, which is strategically located along Coronation Road, is a prestigious collection of landed properties comprising semi-detached houses and bungalows. 

Comprising 109 houses in total, which sit on a huge 403,000 sq ft site, each has been meticulously designed to feel like an oasis surrounded by lush greenery. In addition to being surrounded by verdant greenery and a slew of exclusive Good Class Bungalows (GCBs), Victoria Park Villas, which is situated within a prime residential district at the junction of Coronation Road and Victoria Park Road, also provides easy access to a slew of amenities.

Whether by foot, public transportation or by car, those living at this development will get to enjoy utmost convenience as the area is well served by major expressways and transportation links including the Ayer Rajah Expressway and Pan Island Expressway, as well as Farrer Road and Tan Kah Kee MRT stations.

For shopping and dining pursuits, residents can head to nearby shopping malls including Holland Village Shopping Centre, Coronation Shopping Plaza, The GrandStand and The Star Vista Mall.


TOP Specials 2017

The Crest

Type: Condominium
Developer: Wing Tai Holdings, Metro Australia Holdings and Maxdin
Tenure: 99-year leasehold
Facilities: Swimming pool, alfresco dining by the water, garden, gym, clubhouse
Nearby Key Amenities: Great World City, Valley Point, Tiong Bahru Plaza, Redhill Market, Alexandra Canal Linear Park, Henderson Park
Nearest Transport: Redhill MRT station

Located within the Tanglin neighbourhood – an estate dotted with plenty of Good Class Bungalows (GCBs) and low-density properties, a residential development like The Crest, which comprises four blocks of five-storey island villas and three 23-storey towers, is truly a rare find. Residents, especially those who pick units on the higher floors, can not only expect greater privacy, but striking views of Singapore’s stunning skyline as well. Another highlight of this development is no doubt its beautiful architecture designed by renowned architect Toyo Ito & Associates.

Developed by Wing Tai Holdings, Metro Australia Holdings and Maxdin, The Crest is set to offer quiet solitude while retaining openness. Some unique qualities that set this residential development apart from the others within the same area are the fact that units at The Crest all boast voluminous and generous layouts, and for those who like loft-like homes, they would be pleased to know that the development also offers a handful of units that feature a whopping 6m floor-to-ceiling height. Besides the palpable sense of space, the floor-to-ceiling glass windows and doors incorporated here not only lend an air of modernity to the home, but it also allows an abundance of natural light and fresh air in – giving it a spacious and breezy feel.

Standard unit types range from one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments from 614 sq ft to 1,335 sq ft – perfect for singles and even young families and couples starting out. For those who require more space, there’s the four-bedroom dual key and five + study (loft) units ranging from 1,733 sq ft to 2,002 sq ft.


Top Specials 2017

Sims Urban Oasis

Type: Condominium
Developer: GuocoLand
Tenure: 99-year leasehold
Facilities: Swimming pool, dining pavilion, gym, garden
Nearby Key Amenities: Sports Hub, Kallang Wave Mall, Geylang Serai
Nearest Transport: Aljunied MRT station

Located on the fringe of the city, along Sims Drive, Sims Urban Oasis is the perfect retreat for city dwellers yearning for privacy and tranquillity; yet do not wish to compromise on convenience. Developed by GuocoLand, this 1,024-unit residential development is only a few minutes walk from Aljunied MRT station, and is strategically located close to Singapore’s iconic Sports Hub and vibrant Paya Lebar Commercial Hub.

Buyers can pick from a range of stylish and modern interiors to suit diverse lifestyles, from spacious four-bedroom dual key and five-bedroom units to functional and chic one- and two-bedroom loft units, all exuding utmost modernity and comfort.


TOP Specials 2017

DUO Residences

Type: Mixed-use development
Developer: M+S
Tenure: 99-year leasehold
Facilities: Swimming pool, clubhouse, spa pool, tennis court, function room, Jacuzzi, gym
Nearby Key Amenities: Bugis Point, Parco Bugis Junction, National Library
Nearest Transport: Bugis MRT station

Strategically located on Ophir-Rochor Road, DUO Residences is the perfect epitome of city living at its best.

Developed by M+S, the 660-unit development, which is part of DUO – a unique mixed-use development comprising premium residences, a hotel, Grade A offices and a retail complex – consists of a good mix of apartments and penthouse units that feature stylish aesthetics, premium finishing and fittings, coupled with state-of-the-art amenities.

Aside from a host of thoughtful facilities, residents can also enjoy a bevy of commercial amenities including a retail plaza offering F&B outlets, as well as a signature restaurant and observation deck located at the top floor overseeing the city skyline.

Lastly, whether by foot, public transportation or by car, those living at DUO Residences will get to enjoy utmost convenience as the area is well served by major expressways including East Coast Parkway and Central Expressway. For those who rely on public transportation, Bugis MRT station, which also offers a direct connection to the East-West Line, is just a stone’s throw away.


TOP Specials 2017

Sol Acres

Type: Executive condominium
Developer: MCL Land
Tenure: 99-year leasehold
Facilities: Swimming pool, clubhouse, tennis court, function room, Jacuzzi, hydro spa, fitness alcove, garden trail, and more
Nearby Key Amenities: Keat Hong and Teck Whye LRT stations, Lot 1 Shoppers’ Mall, Keat Hong Shopping Centre
Nearest Transport: Keat Hong and Teck Whye LRT stations

Sitting in the heart of Choa Chu Kang along Choa Chu Kang Grove, Sol Acres – with its striking architecture, coupled with state-of-the-art facilities, is one of the most stunning residential developments within this area. Developed by MCL Land, this executive condominium (EC) project is the largest in Singapore, comprising a whopping 1,327 units on a huge site area of 354,228 sq ft.

A key selling point of this residential development is the fact that it is the first EC in Singapore that offers one-bedroom as well as one + study units, catering to a more diverse group of buyers. Other unit types include two-bedroom, three-bedroom + FlexRoom, three-bedroom + study, four-bedroom + utility and five-bedroom + utility. The floor area ranges from 495 sq ft to 1,442 sq ft. Regardless which unit type buyers pick, they can be assured that each features a stylish and modern interior, and have been outfitted with top-of-the-line fittings and functional appliances to ensure an unrivalled living experience.

In terms of conveniences, Sol Acres is situated within walking distance to several transportation links and shopping malls including the Keat Hong and Teck Whye LRT stations, Keat Hong Shopping Centre, and more.


TOP Specials 2017

The Creek@Bukit

Type: Condominium
Developer: Chiu Teng Group
Tenure: Freehold
Facilities: Swimming pool, eco ponds, reflective pool, lily pond, kid’s pool, dining pavilion, gym, garden
Nearby Key Amenities: Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Bukit Timah Plaza, Bukit Timah Shopping Centre, Beauty World, cafes, restaurants, clinics
Nearest Transport: Beauty World MRT station

Nestled in a quiet enclave within Toh Tuck estate, and located within proximity to the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, The Creek@Bukit is set to offer residents a truly soothing respite, away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

This 260-unit development by Chiu Teng Group benefits from its proximity to a handful of established schools and transportation networks, such as Pei Hwa Primary School, Methodist Girls’ School, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Beauty World MRT station, and more. The city is also easily accessible via major expressways such as the Pan Island Expressway, Ayer Rajah Expressway and Bukit Timah Expressway.

 

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