Will Interest Rates Go Up Soon?

By Mr. Propwise Many people are concerned that the current low interest rate environment in Singapore could end by the end of this year, driving up the cost of mortgages and putting pressure on the property market. In this article we take a look at how interest rates...

Singapore Property News This Week #5

Here’s our summary of the important residential, commercial and industrial news this week. We hope this helps you to save time catching up on the news! RESIDENTIAL Q2 property investment sales likely to drop to $7.3 billion: Savills Total property investment sales...

Singapore Property Weekly Issue 5 now out!

Dear readers, We’re happy to bring you the fifth issue of our FREE PDF e-magazine, through which we hope to bring interesting and pertinent articles on the Singapore property market to our members. We’ll be adding new sections over time. Let us know what else you’d...

New Book: Mortgage And Grow Rich

by Alfred Chia (guest contributor) Alfred Chia, CEO of SingCapital, has just published a new book on using mortgages wisely. In this article he shares with us what the book is about and his reasons for writing it. Most of us have been brought up to believe that...

Can new HDB flats be cheaper?

By Getty Goh (guest contributor) In Singapore’s recent General Elections in May 2011, various issues on public housing were raised (i.e. the long waiting time as well as the high prices). As the topic on public housing is something very close to many Singaporeans’...

Singapore Property News This Week #4

Here’s our summary of the important residential, commercial and industrial news this week. We hope this helps you to save time catching up on the news! RESIDENTIAL Slower home sales reported last week but sellers remain firm on their pricing Minister Khaw’s comments...

Singapore Property Weekly Issue 4 now out!

Dear readers, We’re happy to bring you the fourth issue of our FREE PDF e-magazine, through which we hope to bring interesting and pertinent articles on the Singapore property market to our members. We’ll be adding new sections over time. Let us know what else you’d...

What’s Wrong with HDB Prices?

By 8percentpa (guest contributor) So HDB prices are not overly expensive but everybody blames our Govt for the pitiful state of things. Now new couples cannot afford HDB, not to mention low and middle income families, old folks, the disadvantaged. If they cannot...