Three BTO projects face further delays, Ang Mo Kio site picked for SERS offers ‘significant’ redevelopment potential and more

Three BTO projects face further delays, Ang Mo Kio site picked for SERS offers ‘significant’ redevelopment potential and more. Here are the news highlights for what happened in the Singapore property market from 5 April to 11 April 2022.

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HDB resale prices rose 12.7%, sales for new private homes, resale private properties up in 2021, and more

HDB resale prices rose 12.7%, sales for new private homes and resale properties up in 2021, and more. Here are the news highlights for what happened in the Singapore property market from 25 Jan to 31 Jan 2022.

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Flash estimates show private home and HDB resale prices expected to rise in Q3

Prices for private residential properties and Housing and Development Board (HDB) resale flats are expected to increase in the third quarter of 2021, according to flash estimates.  In Q3 2021, private residential prices are expected to increase by 0.9%, a slight improvement from the 0.8% hike...

Continue Reading1 Oct 2021

Authorities ‘highly vigilant’ of property prices hikes, but says market not overheated

The MAS, MND, URA are keeping close tabs on property price hikes, and will intervene before the market overheats.

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Ethnic Integration Policy for public housing—a ‘direct and real’ financial burden for minorities

The Ethnic Integration Policy for public housing states minorities can only sell to another minority member, should the majority race quota been met, limiting the opportunity to sell their flats.

Continue Reading28 Jun 2021

New private home sales down 29.7% in May amid tighter COVID-19 measures

However, year-on-year, new home sales (excluding ECs) jumped 83%, with 892 units shifted in May 2021.

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Singapore home prices to grow by up to 7% this year

RHB adjusted its forecast for residential home prices in Singapore from 0% to 3%, to between 5% to 7% this year.

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Record 87 HDB flats sold for at least $1mil in the first five months of 2021

The number of million-dollar HDB flats sold is expected to increase further, as the number of sales for such apartments in 2021 so far have already exceeded the number of transactions in 2020.

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New private home sales down 2.6% in April

New private homes in the Rest of Central Region (RCR) accounted for the bulk of sales last month at 40.2% of the 1,262 units in April 2021.

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Singapore housing market remains in fair-valued zone

Singapore was cited as the country with the most improved housing market with regard to affordability. Property prices have stagnated and there are lesser transactions.

Continue Reading9 Oct 2019

Private home prices unexpectedly climbed 1.3% in Q2

After two consecutive quarters of contraction, private home prices in Singapore unexpectedly increased in the second quarter of 2019. But some analysts are calling the pricing uptick an ''anomaly''.

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Canberra MRT station to open on 2 November

Commuters can save up to 10 minutes of travel time towards the city centre or Jurong East.

Continue Reading21 May 2019

URA Draft Master Plan to spark more home sales

Plans for the Greater Southern Waterfront will offer much optimism in the future outlook of residential properties in the vicinity.

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Over 100,000 jobs, 20,000 homes to be created in Jurong

While Jurong may be considered ulu among some home buyers, Singapore’s industrial heartland is set to become a more vibrant...

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Jurong property prices not affected by High Speed Rail delay

Experts do not expect the deferment of the KL-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project to significantly affect property prices in Jurong...

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Development charge for private condos hiked by up to 33%

The development charge (DC) rate for landed housing in Singapore remains the same from 1 Sep 2018 to 28 Feb 2019

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3 reasons why scrapping the HSR project may be bad for Jurong

The growth prospects of Jurong’s property market may have dimmed after Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Monday...

Continue Reading31 May 2018

A housing bubble is unlikely, report

OrangeTee believes that Singapore will unlikely see a housing bubble even as property prices have increased amidst higher land cost and robust demand...

Continue Reading7 Mar 2018

Property prices in three Asia Pacific cities getting risky

A consultancy firm has warned that real estate prices in Asia Pacific have hit risky levels, particularly in Sydney, Shanghai and Hong Kong, media reports said...

Continue Reading14 Sep 2017

Sengkang: An investment for the future

Sengkang offers both quality living, and education opportunities for their children and is therefore a sound investment to make for the future.

Continue Reading19 Jul 2017