Category Archives: Singapore

Singapore Property Bulls Ignore Central Bank’s Warning

Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) --Photo from The Business Times

(Source: Bloomberg) Singapore developers may extend their share rally into 2018 on a reviving home market, according to money managers and analysts, who say the central bank’s warning on a potential oversupply may not play out for years. After double-digit

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

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

Forte Suites @ Mergui Road, Singapore

Freehold properties are exceedingly rare in Singapore, but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist. Forte Suites is one of these rare freehold developments, a 25-storey residential condominium situated along Mergui Road in the private residential enclave of District 8. Location

Pros & Cons of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR)

Ah, railway transport. Ever since the ambitious Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high speed rail (HSR) project was brought up in 2013, it has been a hot topic of discussion and debate on both sides of the Causeway. It is said to be

Singapore Overtakes Tokyo as Asia’s Best City for Quality of Living

(Source: Bloomberg) Singapre leads the pack in Asia as the best city with the best quality of living, thanks to its efficient infrastructure. The city-state ranked well ahead of other Asian cities, including Tokyo and Hong Kong, gaining one spot

Singapore property rebound will boost large developer stocks

(Sourced from Bloomberg) Despite decreasing average rents since 2012, and falling three spots in the latest Accommodation Survey by ECA International, Singapore’s property market is far from gloomy. In fact, Singapore’s home prices are set to make a comeback after

Singapore is #7 in Asia for high-end rental accommodation

Singapore is the 7th most expensive city in Asia for high-end rental accommodation in 2017, down three spots from 4th place last year in the regional rankings, according to the latest Accommodation Survey by ECA International. They survey compared rental

5 Hotspots for Singaporeans to Invest in Overseas Property

Property investment has always been a popular choice for Malaysian and Singaporean investors. Not only is it a relatively low-risk form of investment, it is also a tangible asset that can be utilised by the investor, be it to collect

Economic performance will dictate Asian Pacific property markets in 2017

The Asia Pacific region residential property market has seen its fair share of ups and downs in 2016, and looking ahead to 2017, experts predict that economic performance and policy will have the biggest effects on the property sector. China