Singapore Property News This Week #147

Residential Procedure for resale HDB transactions to be changed The procedure for reporting resale Housing Development Board (HDB) transactionshas been changed to shift the focus from cash-over-valuation (COV) to market prices. Buyers now are required to get the option to purchase (OTP) before asking for a valuation from HDB who will not accept such requests…

Property Buying Tip # 11: Concurrent Ownership of HDB and Private Property

(Reference: www.hdb.gov.sg) The current regulation does not allow you to buy a public housing or Housing Development Board (HDB) Flat if you own private property in Singapore or any other countries (unless you disposethe private property within six months of the purchase date of a non-subsidized flat). There is no restriction on the number of…

Has Private or Public Housing Performed Better?

By Mr. Propwise With more than 80% of the resident population in Singapore being housed in Housing Development Board (HDB) flats, the supply and pricing of public housing is a significant factor that affects the demand for and hence pricing of private housing. In this article we will look at the relative price performance of…

Singapore Property Weekly Issue 35 now out

In this week’s issue: Singapore Property News This Week Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty – Clarifications and Initial Impact Resale Property Transactions (December 31 – January 6) Singapore Property Classifieds #24 Happy reading! To wisdom and beyond, Mr. Propwise Singapore Property Weekly Issue 35

Singapore Property Classifieds #10

For Sale Orange Grove Residences. FH luxe condo. 3BR Ground floor 1981sf. ONLY $1999psf. Pool View $3.96m – $300k below value. Valerie Yong 98760102 The Inspira FH Boutique Condo. City Lifestyle Living,100% Move-In Condition. 2BR, 926sf, $1759 psf $1.63 mil nego. Valerie Yong 98760102 Seasons Park Penthouse ONLY $646 psf. 100% Move-In Condition. 4BR 2862sf…

Singapore Property Weekly Issue 20 now out

In this week’s issue: Singapore Property News This Week Singapore Property Prices Still Rising – But at a Slowing Pace Resale Property Transactions (September 17 – 23) Singapore Property Classifieds #10 Happy reading! To wisdom and beyond, Mr. Propwise Singapore Property Weekly Issue 20

Singapore Property News This Week #8

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 Peace Centre and Peace Mansion up for collective sale at $675 million For the third time, 40-year-old Peace Centre and Peace Mansion at One Sophia Road are up…

Singapore Property Weekly Issue 8 now out!

Dear readers, We’re happy to bring you the eighth 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 like to see – we welcome all feedback! In…