URA limits number of private condos outside central region

The move aims to safeguard the liveability of housing estates in Singapore by reducing the sizes of private condos. The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) changed the formula for determining the maximum number of units that developers can build…

Serangoon Gardens house up for sale at $11.5m

The asking price for the single-storey property at Berwick Drive works out to a land rate of $1,085 psf. (Photo: Savills Singapore) A single-storey detached house at 18/20 Berwick Drive has been launched for sale, with a price tag of $11.5 million,…

Sept private home sales buoyed by new launches

Artist’s impression of Mayfair Gardens, a high-end condo in Bukit Timah. The recovery of private home sales in September could be due to more developments being launched that may have spurred demand, according to a new report from OrangeTee…

St Francis Court up for en bloc sale

Homeowners at the 71-unit residential development are expecting offers above $95 million. (Photo: ERA Realty) St Francis Court, an 11-storey residential tower at 90 Saint Francis Road, is up for collective sale, with the owners expecting offers…

Buyers of two freehold condos still waiting on completion despite 2016 TOP

One elderly couple invested most of the life savings in a new project the remains incomplete.  Two freehold condominiums in Singapore should have been completed in 2016, but until now buyers are still awaiting their completion, reported…

New private home sales up 51% in Sept

Buyers waiting for their numbers to be called during the balloting process at JadeScape’s showflat. (Photo: Qingjian Realty) Private home sales in Singapore rose 51 percent in September as developers launched new projects following the…

Morgan Stanley expects home prices to increase amidst curbs

Housing prices in Singapore are expected to increase by up to 10 percent by the end of next year. Despite the new housing curbs, Morgan Stanley expects home prices in Singapore to increase by up to 10 percent by end-2019 and to double by 2030,…

Only top 5% of earners can afford landed homes

Landed homes are some of the most expensive properties in Singapore. Only the top five percent of earners in Singapore or professionals like financial directors, specialist medical practitioners, lawyers and CFOs can afford landed properties…

Smarter and niche developments impress at annual PropertyGuru Singapore Property Awards

Exclusive gala recognised the finest in one of Asia-Pacific’s leading property markets. – Qingjian Realty wins Best Developer and Best Smart Building Development for JadeScape – Gongs presented to outstanding green developments,…

PropertyGuru names first female Singapore Real Estate Personality of the Year

SingHaiyi Group managing director Celine Tang claims the honour in 2018. By Property Report A relative newcomer in Singapore’s dynamic real estate scene, Celine Tang was chosen by PropertyGuru Property Report magazine to receive the award…