Sky Habitat @ Bishan, Singapore

All images ©Edward Hendricks unless stated otherwise Fancy living in one of Singapore’s most sought-after residential areas, Bishan Central? Located just twenty minutes north of Singapore’s bustling center, the Sky Habitat project is a pair of balcony-covered residential towers linked

Property News Summary – 23 June 2017

KL named best city to rent in the world Kuala Lumpur has been named on one index as the best city of opportunity for renters in the world above Moscow and Johannesburg. According to new study of housing affordability by

Property News Summary – 22 June 2017

MRCB: KL Sports City 98% complete The first phase of rejuvenation works at the Kuala Lumpur Sports City in Bukit Jalil, which is 98% completed, is expected to be handed over to the Malaysia Stadium Corp by the middle of

Property News Summary – 21 June 2017

TRX takes shape amid 1MDB controversy Malaysia’s newest financial district is taking shape and drawing investment after – and amid – the state investment fund (1MDB) controversy. The Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) has gained momentum for its initial phase after

Singapore property stocks looking up, best performance in five years

(Source: Bloomberg) Singapore property stocks are set for their best annual performance in five years, and strategists believe the rally is far from over. With an expected pickup in real estate following the easing of housing curbs, property developers are

Property News Summary – 20 June 2017

Customs cancel plan to extend GST on over 60 food items The Royal Malaysian Customs Department has cancelled a plan to extend the goods and services tax (GST) to more than 60 food items starting from July 1. The decision

Property News Summary – 19 June 2017

GST on more than 60 food items from July 1 More than 60 types of food items will have the Goods and Services Tax (GST) imposed on them starting July 1. These include certain seafood, vegetables, fruits, tea, coffee, spices

A Tesla car is bigger (and much cheaper) than this $500,000 Hong Kong apartment

(Source: Bloomberg) We know Hong Kong property is one of the most expensive in the world, but just how expensive is something we can’t really wrap our heads around, especially when it’s stated in terms of commercial property. However, this

Property News Summary – 16 June 2017

Najib: Budget 2018 to be tabled Oct 27 Budget 2018 will be tabled in Parliament on October 27, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. The government will hold sessions to gather views and feedback from various stakeholders in drafting

Property News Summary – 15 June 2017

Hektar REIT to focus on more assets outside Klang Valley Hektar REIT is actively looking to acquire more assets outside of the Klang Valley to bolster its financial performance. The REIT is venturing outside the Klang Valley as yields are