SC Global ventures into smaller luxury homes

Artist’s impression of Petit Jervois, an upcoming condominium development by SC Global. SC Global, a developer known for spacious high-end homes, intends to build smaller residential units that are still premium quality, exclusive and…

6 uniquely designed residential projects in Singapore besides Reflections at Keppel Bay and The Interlace

Often named as the most unique condo in Singapore, Reflections at Keppel Bay was designed by Daniel Libeskind, an American-Polish architect. While his portfolio includes the Jewish Museum Berlin, Imperial War Museum, North Contemporary Jewish…

Investors eschew property developers post cooling measures

Weak interest seen for developer shares in Singapore.  Stock pickers are shunning home builders in favour of Singapore real estate investment trusts (S-REITs) following the imposition of new real estate curbs in July, reported Bloomberg. “The…

300 JadeScape units sold at weekend launch

Buyers waiting for their numbers to be called during the balloting process at JadeScape’s showflat. (Photo: Qingjian Realty) Qingjian Realty’s JadeScape condo received robust interest during the launch of Phase 1 as buyers snapped…

Upper East Coast site launched for sale

The owners of the freehold property are expecting offers of about $26 million. (Photo: ET&Co) A three-storey mixed landed housing development at Upper East Coast has been launched for en bloc sale via tender for $26 million, which works…

Where to buy a condo for less than $750k

Artist’s impression of Jui Residences, a new freehold condominium next to the Kallang River. Do you want to own a freehold condo, but can only afford a leasehold property?  Then check out Jui Residences by Malaysian developer Selangor…

Where to buy condo for less than $750k

Artist’s impression of Jui Residences, a new freehold condominium next to the Kallang River. Do you want to own a freehold condo, but can only afford a leasehold property?  Then check out Jui Residences by Malaysian developer Selangor…

Good time to rent private condos as opposed to buying

The new supply of private homes in the market will cap any rental increase. While rents of private homes in Singapore edged up in the second quarter, it’s still about 12 percent lower than the peak in Q3 2013, giving people a feasible…

Is your property agent any good?

We have all heard horror stories of property agents (such as the story of the agent who embezzled $830k from his overly trusting client), each with varying degrees of awfulness. We have also heard of good experiences with property agents, whether…

Developers work harder and take more prudent approach amidst property curbs

It could take several years for the market to absorb the pipeline supply of private homes. The government’s latest property cooling measures made it harder for developers to offload the nearly 46,000 private residential units expected…