Singapore Property News This Week #60

Residential Freehold Asia Gardens back on the en bloc market, with a lower price Freehold Asia Gardens at Everton Road is back on the market, asking for a lower $273.2 – 300.3 million or $1,354 to $1,488 psf ppr, compared with the earlier $302.6 – 307.7...

The Trouble with Shoebox Homes

UPDATE: CIMB has clarified that they are still offering financing for shoebox units. By Calvin Yeo (guest contributor) According to PropertyGuru, at least one bank in Singapore is declining all loan applications for properties under 500 square feet in size, which are...

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’...