Life in the West – A Comparison of Bukit Batok Condos

By KK Tong (guest contributor) Bukit Batok is a matured estate in the Western part of Singapore. A relatively small estate compared to other estates, it has a population of 144,410. The estate offers predominantly public housing, with some pockets of private landed housing, one located at Eng Kong/Toh Tuck, which is at the extreme…

Life in the East – Condos in Bedok

By KK Tong (guest contributor) Bedok is a matured town in the Eastern part of Singapore, and has an estimated population of 289,000, which is the largest of all Sg residential towns. Similar to other towns on the island, Bedok offers a mix of public and private housing. Clusters of private housing are situated in…

Have We Learnt Our Lesson From the Last Financial Crisis?

By Property Soul (guest contributor) More than ten years have passed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers. Did the world learn anything from the 2008 financial crisis? Are we heading for the next economic disaster? Rush in quick. Get out fast Speaking to CNBC’s “Crisis on Wall Street: The Week That Shook the World” documentary, Warren…