Singapore Median Condo Prices Up in June 2020

Developers’ condo sales more than doubled in June to 998 units from the previous month, reported Singapore Business Review citing Jefferies. Median prices also registered an increase from prior months during the lockdown. The report, however, noted that primary sales declined 10% year-on-year...

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Doctor buys Geylang condo in $26 million en bloc sale

The doctor cliched the development through a tender exercise back in July.

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MAS cautions property buyers as number of new launches racks up

The high number of unsold units could place downward pressure on property prices.

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Urban Treasures is the latest freehold condo launch in District 14

Indicative prices for one-bedroom units start from $845,000 onwards.

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One Holland Village Residences to launch on 30 November

The mixed-use development consists of 296 residential units, 255 serviced apartment units, as well as commercial units.

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Project Focus: Principal Garden by UOL Group Limited and Kheng Leong Company

Situated on the cusp of Singapore’s leafy embassy district is Principal Garden, an exclusive development with a host of lifestyle amenities and huge green spaces. Here's why the development is the Best Completed Private Condo Development this year.

Continue ReadingNov 6, 2019

Midwood condominium sees 24 units sold during launch weekend

Developer Hong Leong Holdings has sold 24 units out of the 50 it released over the launch weekend of its Midwood condominium, reported The Business Times. The 99-year leasehold project’s apartment sizes range from 484 sq ft for single-bedroom units to 1,259 sq ft for four-bedroom units. Selling...

Continue ReadingOct 29, 2019

Condo management fails in legal bid against shoe cabinet

A management corporation’s (MC) bid to remove a shoe cabinet placed at the common corridor of The Infiniti condominium in West Coast Park has been denied by a judge. In ruling for the case, District Judge Lim Wen Juin noted that while the presence of the shoe cabinet beside the apartment’s front...

Continue ReadingOct 29, 2019

Developers confident of selling homes before ABSD deadline

Despite the multi-million dollar fines involved if they fail to sell all their residential units within five years, property developers in Singapore are unlikely to cut home prices to attract buyers.

Continue ReadingNov 30, 2016

Coming out on TOP

We’ve heard property industry professionals espouse the benefits of buying and owning a TOP unit, but how do real-life experiences measure up to these claims? As these two owners of TOP units shared with us, they do live up to the hype.

Continue ReadingAug 26, 2016

Housing highlights

A look at some of the developments shaping Singapore’s skyline. We look at CDL's Jewel @ Buangkok and Echelon.

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Eye on Sentosa: Sun, sea and sales

Once a British military base and Japanese killing field, Sentosa has transformed into one of the Southeast Asia’s most popular island resorts, with plenty of luxury homes to boot. We look into its past, present and future.

Continue ReadingMay 27, 2016

11 things to look out for when viewing a showflat

A condo's actual units could turn out to be vastly different from its showflats, which we visit often in the process of writing our Project Reviews. Here are eleven key things we look out for each time we step into a showflat.

Continue ReadingMar 24, 2016

Housing highlights

A look at some of the developments shaping Singapore’s skyline.

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How much lower will the private property market go?

The non-landed private property market saw lacklustre performance in 2015, with cooling measures continuing to take a toll on the market.

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Housing highlights

A look at some of the developments shaping Singapore’s skyline.

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Property Market Retrospective 2015

It’s time to take a look back on how the real estate market performed in 2015. Although there are some early signs of recovery, sellers should not be rejoicing yet.

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MCC Land opens Potong Pasir condo for preview

After some minor controversy over the condo's original name, MCC Land has opened The Poiz Residences for public preview, with sales set to begin on 28 November.

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Private home sales up 60.1% in October

Developers sold 546 private homes in October, up 60.1 percent from September but a 30.4 percent decline year-on-year, said JLL.

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Housing highlights

A look at some of the developments shaping Singapore’s skyline.

Continue ReadingNov 13, 2015