Tag Archives: Executive Condominiums (EC)

ECs still popular among the sandwiched class

EXECUTIVE condominiums (ECs) were originally conceived to cater to the aspirations and needs of the so-called “sandwiched” class – those whose household income exceed the ceiling for public housing, but are not yet able to comfortably afford a private condominium. … Continue reading

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Developers’ EC sales shine in dull August

EXECUTIVE condominiums (ECs) turned out to be best selling projects in August amid a lack of new residential project launches, with developers’ sales of ECs this year already surpassing that for the whole of last year. Last month, ECs took … Continue reading

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Executive condominiums are top-selling projects by developers in August: URA

AMID a lack of new residential project launches in August, executive condominiums (ECs) turned out to be best sellers. Developers sold a total of 805 private residential units and EC units in August, down from July’s 1,921 units – with … Continue reading

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Sim Lian prices Treasure Crest at an average S$742 psf

Sim Lian Group Limited has priced its executive condominium (EC) project Treasure Crest at an average S$742 per square foot (psf), with prices starting from S$649,000 for a three-bedroom unit. The 504-unit project is more than 2.1 times subscribed, having … Continue reading

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Northwave EC posts dismal first-day sales of about 20 units

ONLY 20-odd units at Northwave have been sold on the first day of sales, despite the 358-unit executive condominium (EC) project collecting 240 e-applications. This is a figure that has raised eyebrows among market watchers BT spoke with, who compared … Continue reading

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Executive Condominium site at Sengkang goes on sale

An Executive Condominium (EC) site in Sengkang which could yield about 653 homes has been released for public tender, the Housing and Development Board (HDB) said on Wednesday (Jun 29). The 21,014.6 sqm site in Anchorvale Lane is located beside … Continue reading

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Sim Lian Group launches new EC at Anchorvale Crescent

Sim Lian Group on Tuesday announced the launch of its executive condominium (EC) project, Treasure Crest, with units priced at S$735 to S$755 per square foot on average. E-applications for the 99-year leasehold development will open on July 1 and … Continue reading

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EC e-applications not translating to sales

THE strong interest expressed for recent executive condominium (EC) projects in the form of e-applications have not resulted in actual launch sales – a trend industry players say is pointing to a potential supply overhang of ECs in the short-term, … Continue reading

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Sim Lian’s Wandervale project draws strong demand

SIM Lian Group’s four-bedroom units at Wandervale – the first executive condominium to be launched this year – have been fully sold out. In addition, about 60 per cent of the 534-unit development in Choa Chu Kang has been booked … Continue reading

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ECs: Gaining value over the long term

Demand for Executive Condominiums (EC) has slowed sharply in the past two years, following the introduction of cooling measures by the Government. Demand for the hybrid housing type was red hot in 2012 to 2013, when 14 out of 16 … Continue reading

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