Property wishlist for Budget 2019

Some experts are hoping that the latest round of cooling measures introduced in July will be eased. Property market watchers are looking forward to Singapore’s 2019 Budget, which is set to be delivered by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat…

Nyon condo preview includes heritage tour

The freehold project draws inspiration from Peranakan culture and is a short walk from the future Tanjong Katong MRT station. Homegrown developer Aurum Land has come up with a unique way to attract home buyers to the upcoming preview of its…

Knight Frank appoints new head of international residential marketing

Previously from JLL, Keong would be filling in the position left vacant by Linda Chern in June last year. (Photo: Knight Frank) Property consultancy Knight Frank Singapore has appointed Nicholas Keong as new head of residential for its international…

The Florence Residences to benefit from new MRT stations

The new condo is near the existing Hougang MRT station, which will become an interchange station along the highly-anticipated Cross Island Line. Hong Kong-listed Logan Property is set to preview The Florence Residences on Saturday (16 Feb).…

Older HDB resale flats depreciate slower than private condos: study

The rate of price decline for older HDB flats was 3.0 percent, compared to older freehold and leasehold private units which depreciated by over 10 and 30 percent respectively. Prices of HDB resale flats depreciated slower than private non-landed…

Margate Point makes another collective sale attempt

Majority of the owners agreed to lower the reserve price of the Katong property from $38 million to $36.5 million. (Photo: JLL) The owners of Margate Point, a 15-unit residential development along Margate Road in Katong, are making a second…

Sales at CDL projects remain healthy: report

Artist’s impression of the condo gym at Whistler Grand. Whistler Grand, a 716-unit condominium in West Coast Vale in District 5, has found buyers for 251 units or 83 percent of the 300 units released for sale, according to latest data…

3,739 flats launched in first HDB sales exercise of 2019

Artist’s impression of the Towner Crest BTO project in Kallang Whampoa. Source: HDB The Housing and Development Board (HDB) on Tuesday (12 Feb) launched 3,739 flats for sale in this year’s first Build-To-Order (BTO) and Re-Offer…

Spanish Village goes en bloc for the third time

The residential property has been relaunched for en bloc sale with the guide price unchanged at $882 million. (Photo: ET&Co) Spanish Village, a 226-unit residential development along Farrer Road, has been relaunched for en bloc sale with…

Divergence in home prices due to “euphoric sentiments” in private property market

The government will continue to monitor the property market to ensure it is stable and sustainable. The URA Property Price Index (PPI) and HDB Resale Price Index (RPI) would tend to move together, but they moved in opposite directions last year…