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Former National Aerated Water Factory building to be conserved

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166782/former-national-aerated-water-factory-building-to-be-conserved

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166782/former-national-aerated-water-factory-building-to-be-conservedThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section The former National Aerated Water Company is one of the last few reminders of Singapore’s industrial past.(Photo: Savills Singapore) In recognition of its heritage value and role as a landmark within the area, the main building of the former National Aerated Water Factory […]

Private home sales to cool down in Dec, Jan

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166774/private-home-sales-to-cool-down-in-dec-jan

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166774/private-home-sales-to-cool-down-in-dec-janThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section Parc Botannia is a 99-year leasehold condominium development located at Fernvale Rd in District 28. Excluding executive condominiums (ECs), private home sales in Singapore slightly increased to 785 units in November compared to 760 units in the prior month, according to data from […]

Singapore Real Estate: 2017 in Review

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https://www.redbrick.sg/blog/singapore-real-estate-2017-in-review/This post was originally published on Redbrick Blog Section The year of 2017 has presented itself as an interesting year for the Singapore real estate market; full of developments that have shaped a rather rapid recovery across various sectors. One of the most prominent developments can be said to be changes in the cooling measures […]

Oxley buys Vista Park via en bloc sale for $418m

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166676/oxley-buys-vista-park-via-en-bloc-sale-for-418m

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166676/oxley-buys-vista-park-via-en-bloc-sale-for-418mThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section The owners of the 209-unit Vista Park in 50-66 South Buona Vista Road has agreed to sell the property via collective sale to Oxley Holdings for $418 million on Thursday (14 December). The property was acquired by the company’s wholly-owned unit Oxley Spinel […]

Singapore economy to grow 3.3% this year

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166672/singapore-economy-to-grow-3-3-this-year

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166672/singapore-economy-to-grow-3-3-this-yearThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section The Monetary Authority of Singapore’s (MAS) survey showed that analysts expect Singapore’s economy to grow 3.3 percent year-on-year in 2017, up from the earlier forecast of 2.5 year-on-year in September, reported Singapore Business Review. In terms of indicators, analysts were more bullish on […]

HDB to maintain a steady supply of flats next year, Wong

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166671/hdb-to-maintain-a-steady-supply-of-flats-next-year-wong

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166671/hdb-to-maintain-a-steady-supply-of-flats-next-year-wongThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section The Housing and Development Board (HDB) will keep a steady supply of around 17,000 new flats in 2018, comparable to the 17,584 flats launched this year, revealed Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong. “We will continue to calibrate our flat supply carefully, taking […]

Govt unveils land sales programme for H1 2018

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166596/govt-unveils-land-sales-programme-for-h1-2018

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166596/govt-unveils-land-sales-programme-for-h1-2018This post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section Six confirmed list and nine reserve list sites will be launched under the H1 2018 Government Land Sales (GLS) programme, announced the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) on Wednesday (13 December). These land parcels could potentially yield approximately 8,045 private homes and 63,960 sq […]

Derby Court sold to Roxy-Pacific unit for $73.88mil

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166593/derby-court-sold-to-roxy-pacific-unit-for-73-88mil

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166593/derby-court-sold-to-roxy-pacific-unit-for-73-88milThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section Third time’s a charm for Derby Court, which was sold for $73.88 million to Roxy-Pacific subsidiary, RH Developments Two Pte Ltd. Based on the development’s “as built” gross plot ratio of 2.872, the sale price translates to a land rate of around $1,390 […]

Parkway Mansion sold for $146.99mil to Sustained Land-led consortium

http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166577/parkway-mansion-sold-for-146-99mil-to-sustained-land-led-consortium

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http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2017/12/166577/parkway-mansion-sold-for-146-99mil-to-sustained-land-led-consortiumThis post was originally posted on Property Guru Property Market News Section After two failed attempts at a collective sale, Parkway Mansion has finally been sold to a consortium led by Sustained Land Pte Ltd for $146.99 million. Colliers International revealed that the sale price was 6.5 percent higher than the owners’ guide price of […]

Estate Planning 101: Understanding Insurance Trusts in Singapore

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https://www.redbrick.sg/blog/insurance-trust-singapore/This post was originally published on Redbrick Blog Section Although wills are one of the few important estate planning tools, it alone may not be sufficient in addressing your needs or in protecting your assets and wealth. As such, the use of trusts is sometimes considered by individuals, in addition to having a will. A […]