DBS sees ‘pre-emptive’ policy response to curb higher property prices

DBS analysts note that the strong performance of the Singapore property market in Q4 and the strong presales at the launch of Normanton Park (above) have caught the eye of the government. PHOTO: NORMANTON PARK Updated from : The Business Times, 20 Jan 2021 SINGAPORE authorities may act pre-emptively to curb higher property prices, said DBS … Continue reading DBS sees ‘pre-emptive’ policy response to curb higher property prices

Property market must remain stable so young S’poreans can own homes: DPM

One approach for innovation involves adopting a "start-up mindset".ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG Asset prices in the world have been going up despite the Covid-19 pandemic, with Singapore's property market seeing renewed positive sentiments and some gathering of momentum. The Government is, therefore, paying close attention to these developments, to ensure that the market remains … Continue reading Property market must remain stable so young S’poreans can own homes: DPM

Property developers facing better year ahead in 2021

A feared slump in the private property market did not quite materialise in 2020; and with the ongoing momentum in the sales of private homes, things may have turned a corner for developers heading into 2021. PHOTO: ST FILE Updated from : The Business Times, 19 Jan 2021 A FEARED slump in the private property market … Continue reading Property developers facing better year ahead in 2021

Long-empty Hume MRT station to be fitted out for $34.3m

Hume MRT station already has a shell structure constructed since 2015. PHOTO: LOW YEN LING/FACEBOOK Updated from : The Straits Times, 15 Jan 2021 A stretch of Bukit Timah not currently serviced by the MRT will see its long-empty MRT station fitted out and one step closer to being operational by 2025, after the Land Transport … Continue reading Long-empty Hume MRT station to be fitted out for $34.3m

Looking for a new home? Get pricing and loan details from HDB portal

Buyers can use the calculators to estimate their housing budget, to help them compare their housing options.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI Updated from : The Straits Times, 14 Jan 2021 Those hunting for a home can now get pricing and loan information of new Housing Board flats on a platform which aims to streamline the process … Continue reading Looking for a new home? Get pricing and loan details from HDB portal

Resale condo prices maintain upward trend

Updated from : The Straits Times, 13 Jan 2021 The private property resale market continues to pick up, not just from the Covid-19 fallout but also from the cooling measures implemented in 2018, with prices climbing for a fifth straight month last month. For the whole of last year, prices of resale condominiums rose 1.4 … Continue reading Resale condo prices maintain upward trend

Performance of STI, private home resale market took different paths during pandemic

Updated from : The Business Times, 11 Jan 2021 PRICES of private homes in the resale market proved more resilient than the Straits Times Index (STI) in 2020 as home prices rebounded to end-2019 levels in the months following the circuit breaker. According to data from the National University of Singapore's Institute of Real Estate … Continue reading Performance of STI, private home resale market took different paths during pandemic

82 HDB resale flats sold for at least S$1m in 2020: SRX

SRX's flash estimates for December also revealed that overall HDB resale prices rose for the sixth consecutive month. The total price rise for 2020 was 6.4 per cent, against 2019's 0.3%. BT FILE PHOTO Updated from : The Business Times, 8 Jan 2021 THE number of Housing and Development Board (HDB) resale flats sold for at … Continue reading 82 HDB resale flats sold for at least S$1m in 2020: SRX

Parc Central Residences EC in Tampines to open for e-application from Jan 7

Updated from : EdgeProp Singapore, 6 January 2021 SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - Parc Central Residences, an executive condominium (EC) in Tampines, is set to open for e-application from Jan 7 to 19, while its showflat will be open from Jan 7. The booking of the units will then commence on Jan 23. The project, by Hoi Hup … Continue reading Parc Central Residences EC in Tampines to open for e-application from Jan 7

Singapore shophouse market stays on hot streak with three new sales

The three adjoining conservation shophouses at 8, 9 and 10 Craig Road were purchased by Singapore-based property investment group 8M Real Estate for S$29.28 million. PHOTO: SAVILLS Updated from : The Business Times, 7 Jan 2021 THE buzz in the Singapore shophouse market continues, with the sector attracting high-net-worth individuals (HNWIs) and families here and from … Continue reading Singapore shophouse market stays on hot streak with three new sales