Building ahead of demand a key to Singapore’s success: Khaw

Artist’s impression of Jewel Changi Airport. Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said building ahead of demand has been one of the factors for Singapore’s economic success, with the city-state applying this principle in aviation, industrial…

88% of Singaporeans unhappy over high property prices: PropertyGuru

Younger Singaporeans are finding it harder to buy a home. The majority of Singapore consumers are dissatisfied over the state of the property market, revealed PropertyGuru’s latest Consumer Sentiment Survey. In fact, 88 percent of those…

Property-related loans to fall by $1b in 2H 2018: DBS

Mortgages to home buyers and loans to property developers are expected to decline following the new property cooling measures. Due to the new property curbs, DBS Group Holdings expects its mortgage business to grow by 6.0 to 7.0 percent for…

Rare mixed-use project in Mohamed Sultan Road selling for $30m

View of the mixed-use development site along Mohamed Sultan Road in November 2017. (Photo: Google Maps) A privately held investment holding firm is selling an ongoing mixed-use development in prime District 9 at 21/23 Mohamed Sultan Road for…

Govt takes over Raffles Country Club despite possible delay in HSR

The Raffles Country Club opened in 1988 and is one of the oldest golf clubs in Singapore. Source: Tourmet.com The local authorities recently took ownership of Raffles Country Club’s land despite the possible postponement of the Singapore-Kuala…

Windy Heights condo up for en bloc sale again

The condo owners are going through a re-signing process to revise the reserve price to a lower amount. (Photo: Knight Frank) Despite a failed bid earlier in the year and the introduction by the government of new property cooling measures, owners…

Dalvey Road GCB up for sale, offers expected at over $100m

  A 51,058 sq ft Good Class Bungalow (GCB) at Dalvey Road has been put up for sale, with expectations that it could attract offers in excess of $100 million, revealed marketing agent JLL. Located within White House Park GCB Area, the two-storey…

Resale condo price hike eased to 0.7% in June

Year-to-date, prices for the overall market have grown by 4.2 percent. Resale prices of non-landed private homes in Singapore rose 0.7 percent in June, down from the 1.6 percent growth seen in May, according to latest flash estimates of the…

Freehold condo Fragrant Gardens up for collective sale

The low-rise condominium located off Paya Lebar Road has a reserve price of $65 million. (Photo: Knight Frank) Fragrant Gardens, a low-rise residential development located off Upper Paya Lebar Road has been put up for en bloc sale with a reserve…

Singapore private home prices rose 3.4% in Q2

The price growth in Q2 was slightly slower than the 3.9 percent increase in Q1.  Singapore private home prices rose 3.4 percent quarter-on-quarter in Q2 2018 compared to a slightly faster growth of 3.9 percent in Q1, according to more…