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…

UnbiasedNew Launch Review – Jadescape

By KK Tong (guest contributor) The launch of Jadescape, the former Shunfu Ville HUDC estate, took place at end September 2018. Out of 480 units launched, 300 units were sold at an average transacted price of $1,700 per sq ft. As at April 2019, a told of 398 units has been sold. Jadescape, developed by…

6 Gimmicks Agents Use to Sell Foreign Properties

By Property Soul (guest contributor) I watched a recent Hong Kong TV programme about buying properties in Malaysia’s Penang.It was a big surprise to see real estate in Penang being positioned as investment properties. To Hong Kong people, Penang is a beach holiday destination in Southeast Asia similar to resort places like Phuket or Bali….

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…