What type of mortgages are people getting? Analysis of $1 billion worth of home loan in Singapore

Ever been curious about how others handle their mortgages? Or who secures them? If your answer is yes, then Redbrick is here to help answer your questions! We’ve condensed some of the insights obtained from mortgages we’ve transacted…

Prime Residential Properties: An Overview of Ultra Luxury Penthouses in Singapore

The concept of a penthouse apartment originated from The Roaring Twenties in the 1920s, when North America, Western Europe and other developed nations experienced strong economic growth and construction boom. This widespread affluence and increased…

Introducing OHR – OCBC’s new home loan package

OCBC recently introduced a brand-new home loan package to the market, known as the OCBC Home Rate (OHR). This rate package was released to replace both the existing board rate and fixed deposit rate loan packages. Apart from the rates which…

Good Class Bungalows: A hot market (but what are they?)

Perhaps you might have heard of the term ‘GCBs’, but you merely brushed it off as just another type of property. However, you must know this – GCBs, or Good Class Bungalows, is the most prestigious segment of landed property…

Update on Australian Property Financing

For many Singaporeans, one of the top choices of country for overseas property investment is Australia. Unsurprisingly, it is also the top choice for Malaysians, and amongst the top three choices for Indonesian and Hong Kong investors. Being…

Thinking of purchasing a property overseas? Here’s one place worth considering – Birmingham

The City in England’s West Midlands that is not at all Middling Birmingham is an economic powerhouse that is poised for even bigger growth. The city offers investors – whether in property, finance, or businesses – huge potential.…

Fans that make keeping cool at home a breeze

When you’re living in a country as hot and humid as Singapore, it’s not unusual to constantly be looking for methods to keep cool. Those of us who hold a deskbound job are usually confined within an air-conditioned environment during…

The foreigner’s guide to investing in Singapore properties

Singapore has just retained, for better or worse, its title of the World’s Most Expensive City for Expats for 4 consecutive years by the EIU (Economic Intelligence Unit) in 2017. However, the high costs can be said to be, in a way, justifiable.…

Conversations with: Gani Atmadiredja, Managing Director, W. Atelier

When it comes to buying and renovating a new home, many of us hardly place any emphasis when it comes to our toilets. Traditionally, most of us opt for the practical way; the bare necessities are sufficient for us. But there’s been a rising…

This Priority Banking account gives you free access to airport lounges across the world (and 1.1% interest on your savings account)

Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) is currently offering an additional welcome gift for all new Priority clients. This offer is valid for all sign ups who do not have any existing accounts or credit cards with them. Depending on the amount that you…