Singapore Property News This Week #118

Residential BTO flat grant extensions for lower and middle-income households The government will be extending a variety of grants for lower and middle-income households to allow them to pay off their flats in 25 instead of 30 years. The Special CPF Housing Grant (SHG) for lower and lower-middle-income first-timers will be extended from two-room and…

What the Raised Income Ceiling Means For the Property Market

By Dennis Ng (guest contributor) The news was expected as the then Minister for National Development (Mr. Mah) had mentioned in the run-up to General Elections in May 2011 that the income ceiling for HDB flats would be increased. The changes announced by Prime Minister Lee during National Day Rally on Sunday night 14 Aug 2011…

Singapore Property – Top 5 News Stories This Week #9

Here’s issue #9 of the 5 most important Singapore property news stories for the past week (thanks to Propertyguru). 1. Geylang Serai redevelopment plan unveiled The Ministry of National Development (MND) yesterday revealed its detailed plans for the redevelopment of Geylang Serai. 2. Housing, employment are pressing issues amongst most S’poreans Housing and employment are…