Sayonara Shoeboxes?

By Mr. Propwise On September 4th, 2012 the URA announced new guidelines that will effectively curb the future development of shoebox units, typically units smaller than 500 square feet, in suburban areas. Effective November 4th, 2012, the total number of homes that can be built for non-landed private residential developments outside the Central Area will…

Understanding URA’s Land Use Planning and Development Types

By Mr. Propwise Whether you’re looking at investing in residential, commercial or industrial property, the Urban Redevelopment Authority’s (URA) area planning and guidelines will have a long term impact on your property’s values. In this post we will look at the different types of development that the URA plans for and in particular we will…