Tender for Horizon Towers closes without a single bid

Horizon Towers is located near Orchard Road and is also close to the upcoming Great World MRT station. (Photo: JLL) Despite its prime location, Horizon Towers’ $1.1 billion tender ended on Wednesday (12 Sept) with no takers, reported the…

Oxley’s Mayfair Gardens to preview this weekend

Artist’s impression of Mayfair Gardens, an upcoming high-end condo in Bukit Timah. Mayfair Gardens, a high-end private condominium with 215 units along Rifle Range Road in Bukit Timah, is set to open for preview this weekend (15-16 Sept),…

Singapore challenges developers to build super low energy buildings

Gardens by the Bay in Singapore. joyfull/Shutterstock Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority to elevate exacting standards in best-in-class energy efficiency. By Property Report The Singaporean government unveiled last Wednesday…

Nominations open for PropertyGuru Tech Innovation Award

PropertyGuru chief technology officer Manav Kamboj. The inaugural PropertyGuru Tech Innovation Award has attracted a strong list of game-changing companies, with entries submitted including various real estate related apps and software tools…

How much must you earn to afford a property in Singapore?

Currently, 9 out of 10 residents already own their homes and the trend is anticipated to continue. However, buying a home is never easy – especially when Singapore is one of the places in the world with exorbitant property prices. The…

Pandan Valley seeks record $2.6b en bloc asking price

Each owner could receive nearly $4.2 million on average if the sale goes through. The Pandan Valley condominium has established a new record for Singapore’s highest asking price in a collective sale, after its residents voted to set the…

Private developers may be needed for VERS

Redevelopment works of older HDB towns will keep to the aim of providing affordable and quality homes for Singaporeans. Private developers may have a role in the Voluntary Early Redevelopment Scheme (VERS), said Minister for National Development…

Seniors have options to unlock value of HDB flats

Seniors may choose to rent our a spare bedroom or sell part of their lease back to HDB. HDB flats provide a nest egg to seniors for their retirement needs, and the authorities have introduced many schemes and programmes to monetise such properties…

Large crowd at JadeScape condo before official launch

Close to 9,000 visitors turned up at the sales gallery of JadeScape condo over the weekend. (Photo: Qingjian Realty)  JadeScape, Singapore’s first fully-smart multi-generational residential project, attracted nearly 9,000 visitors…

UOL names successor to Group CEO

UOL will appoint Liam Wee Sin as its Group Chief Executive with effect from January next year. UOL has revealed the successor who will assume the role of current Group CEO Gwee Lian Kheng, 77, who is set to retire next year, revealed an SGX…