The Impact of the 6th Round of Property Cooling Measures

By Mr. Propwise The MAS announcement on October 5, 2012 of the new restrictions on mortgages has been well covered by the media. In this article I will focus more on my thoughts on the impact of these measures on the market, and also present some concrete illustrations of how these measures will impact different…

Game Over? New Property Cooling Measures Restrict Mortgages

By guest contributor Gerald Tay On 5th October, Friday, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that it was capping the length of a home loan at 35 years. With effect from 6th October, 2012: All residential property loans will be subjected to a maximum of 35 years loan tenure, including HDB mortgage loan tenures….