Buying Commercial Properties – What to Look Out For?

By MoneyIQ (guest contributor) Recently I met up with an old classmate of mine, who had just purchased a commercial property for investment purposes. I thought it would be great if he could share some of his experiences when buying commercial property, and we’ve put up some quick tips for you: 1. Tenure Most commercial…

Ask Mr. Propwise #7 – Capital appreciation for older 99-year leasehold properties?

Have a question about Singapore property? Ask Mr. Propwise (AMP)! Hi Mr. Propwise, Would like to hear your views on a property investment matter. I tend to prefer 99-year leasehold non-landed properties as they are more affordable for me. Getty (and some other experts like Ku Swee Yong) also commented that resale properties offer better…

Ask Mr. Propwise #6 – To sell or not to sell?

Have a question about Singapore property? Ask Mr. Propwise (AMP)! Dear Mr. Propwise, I own a 99 year leasehold property and am presently renting it out at a 6.2% yield. I am thinking of selling the property for a profit of $500,000 because of the following reasons: 1. I believe the property cycle is already at its…