Singapore Property News This Week #116

Residential Allgreen Properties Ltd to launch River Valley Condo Allgreen Properties Ltd is launching River Valley Residences, the 999-year project with 248 units in District 10 at River Valley Road, at the end of August. The project includes one-bedroom to four-bedroom units and penthouses, with prices likely to be between $2,100 psf and $2,300 psf….

Singapore Property News This Week #107

Residential Jewel@Buangkok draws strong response 203 out of the 280 units at 616-unit Jewel@Buangkok were sold. Average selling price was about $1,150 psf which includes an early-bird discount. 84% of buyers are Singaporeans, many were young couples, PMEBs (professionals, managers, executives and businessmen) and HDB upgraders. 16% of buyers were foreigners and PRs from Malaysia,…

Singapore Property News This Week #103

Residential Freehold Yi Mei Garden at Tampines Road site up in collective sale market The 78,030.38 sq ft site located at Tampines Road near the Kovan MRT and Heartland Mall is asking for $132-135 million or $805-810 psf ppr including a$4 million development charge. It has a 2.1 GPR and can be potentially redeveloped into…

Singapore Property News This Week #100

Residential 6 freehold units at 8 Nassim Hill up for bulk sale The six units are part of 8 Nassim Hill, a freehold condominium project with 16 luxury triplex apartments with private rooftop pools and gardens. They consist of three penthouses and two townhouses (3,218-4,338 sq ft) and a corner townhouse (5,759 sq ft). Originally…

Singapore Property News This Week #96

Residential 43% of 99-year Urban Vista sold 250 or 43% of the 99-year leasehold 582-unit Urban Vista condominium project located at the junction of New Upper Changi Road and Tanah Merah Kechil Link has sold been at an average of $1,350 psf after a 7% discount. Units sold were mostly one- to three-bedroom units. There…

Singapore Property News This Week #94

Residential Slew of launches expected in March With a slew of launches expected in March, sales figure for the month is expected to be strong. The launches expected include The Trilinq in Clementi, Sennett Residence in Potong Pasir, Urban Vista in Tanah Merah, Bartley Ridge and Kingsford.Hillview Peak; all are 99-year leasehold projects. The Trilling,…

Questions from a Confused First-Time Home Buyer

By The Folks (guest contributor) The wife and I came across an article in the Forum page of our de facto English newspaper (“So many questions, so few answers”) from a certain Mr. Tan who happens to be an enthusiastic first-time home buyer. He claimed that the numerous doubts and anomalies he had noticed after…

Singapore Property News This Week #85

Residential EC market may see review The Forestville EC project was stopped from selling its units after its launch, a sign that the authorities are reviewing or revising measures that will result in the developer having to make changes to the proposed development plan. It was launched for balloting without URA’s approval to sell. The…

Singapore Property News This Week #80

Residential The Topiary at Seletar Hills to open for e-application 700-unit The Topiary, an EC development along Fernvale Lane, at Seletar Hills has been opened for e-application. The development with a mix of two-bedroom, three-bedroom, dual-key, and single-storey penthouses is expected to fetch from $700-$720 psf. There are mainly three- and four- bedroom units, with…

Singapore Property News This Week #75

Residential 99-year leasehold Eden Residences Capitol begins sales A few units at 39-unit Eden Residences Capitol, the high-end residential component of a residential, hotel, retail and entertainment mixed development located near St Andrew’s Cathedral, has been sold to mainly Singaporeans and mainland Chinese at $2,900-$3,100 psf or $6.5 million to $10.4 million per unit. The…