Sengkang’s The Vales Wins Best Executive Condo Interior Design Award 2018

SingHaiyi’s chief financial officer Gregory Sim (right) picked up the Award at the recent gala dinner.  Contributor Feature By Nadia Willan High quality, efficiency, and an ethos of creating “luxury within reach” combine…

High correlation between economy and home price growth

New data shows that home prices are dragged down by a sluggish GDP growth. There is a relatively high correlation between the city-state’s home price increase and real economic growth, reported Singapore Business Review, citing a chart…

4 major challenges faced when investing overseas

With no sign that the Singapore government is going to do away with cooling measures, many investors might be looking overseas for good investment opportunities. Many marketers are also holding regular overseas property seminars to generate…

Singapore economy to grow 3.3% this year

The finance and insurance industry is expected to contribute to economic growth. Private economists expect Singapore’s economy to grow by 3.3 percent this year, slightly higher than the previous forecast of 3.2 percent in September, revealed…

APREA appoints industry veteran Sigrid Zialcita as new CEO

Sigrid Zialcita is the new CEO of the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association. Sigrid Zialcita has been named as the new CEO of the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA), with effect from 2 January. Prior to her position at APREA, Zialcita…

Singapore's super-posh homes are world’s 2nd most expensive

Aerial view of luxury apartments in Singapore. In Singapore, 12 residential properties costing over US$25 million (S$34.33 million) have been transacted in the year to August 2018, according to Knight Frank’s inaugural Global Ultra-Prime…

Centrium Square Wins Best Office Architectural Design Award 2018

Jesslyn Kwek, Marketing & Customer Service executive of Tong Eng Group, accepting the Award at the recent gala dinner. Contributor Feature By Nadia Willan The rare freehold mixed-use commercial development Centrium Square adopts a fresh,…

Singapore property market forecasted to ‘standstill’ next year

Private home prices in Singapore could remain flat or decline by up to three percent next year. Singapore home prices that are expected to increase by as much as 10 percent this year could remain flat next year or decline by up to three percent,…

Park View Mansions to go en bloc at a lower price

The 160-unit residential development is located right next to the scenic Jurong Lake Gardens. (Photo: Huttons Asia) Park View Mansions is set to relaunch its en bloc sale tender on Wednesday (12 Dec) at a reserve price of $250 million, down…

Auctions gaining traction among ultra-rich as a mode of sale

Even landowners and developers have been considering auctions as an effective mode of selling properties. More high-net-worth individuals are turning to auction as an effective mode of selling their properties, with one in four properties put…