Singapore Property News This Week #144

Residential New launches to boost private housing sales New property launches are expected to give a boost to developers’ private housing sales in February and March, after only 565 units being sold in the primary market in January 2014. Although this figure for is higher than the 259 private homes sold in Dec 2013, it…

5 Bestselling New Property Launches of November

What are the top selling projects by developers this month? In this article, based on analysis done at PropertyMarketInsights.com, we will share with you the five bestselling non-landed projects launched by developers in November 2012 ranked by the number of units sold, based on URA data. This list is a quick way for you to…

Have Industrial Property Prices Spiraled Out of Control?

By Mr. Propwise While everyone (including the government) has focused their attention on the residential market, one segment that has gone through the roof is industrial property. In 3Q2012 the Industrial Property Price Index registered a stunning 8.8% quarter-on-quarter growth to hit 183.3, an all-time high. This was the twelfth quarter of growth, and unlike…

June Home Sales Plunge – Reduced Policy Risk Ahead?

By Mr. Propwise Total residential sales fell by an estimated 21% month-on-month in June, with new home sales falling by 19% (excluding Executive Condominiums) to 1,371 units while secondary market sales fell by 29% to 1,010 units. This is the third month of contraction for total residential sales and the second month for new home…

Singapore Property News This Week #54

Residential Latest CBS figures reflects effective cooling measures 58.3% of the 15,410 Singaporeans/PRs granted private home mortgages (including refinancing cases) in Q1 2012 did not have any outstanding home loans either for a HDB flat or private residential property, compared to the 56.4% and 53% for the whole of 2011 and 2010 respectively. This may…