Tag Archives: Jurong

5 teams shortlisted to develop Jurong Lake District master plan

Five teams have been shortlisted to develop a concept master plan for the Jurong Lake District, billed as Singapore’s second Central Business District, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) said on Tuesday (Sep 27). “This marks another important step towards realising … Continue reading

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From ‘ulu’ town to ‘heartlands CBD’: What will it mean to live in Jurong?

The Government’s vision for Jurong’s transformation into a distinctive, mixed-use heartlands business hub is gathering pace, following the news that the area will be home to the terminus for the Singapore-Malaysia High Speed Rail (HSR). While many residents seem enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Jurong to get new integrated community lifestyle and water sports hub

Residents in Jurong can look forward to a new integrated community lifestyle and water sports hub in two years’ time. It will have a bigger boat storage area, as well as a landscaped roof deck to overlook Jurong Lake. To … Continue reading

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Jurong property prices up after High Speed Rail announcement

Property prices in Jurong are projected to increase by up to 5 per cent once construction of the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur High Speed Rail terminus is completed. In fact, some agents said prices are already up 1 per cent, just a … Continue reading

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Potential for residential area at Jurong Bird Park site: experts

As part of plans to makeover the Mandai area, the authorities are looking into relocating the Bird Park from Jurong to Mandai. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong revealed this during the “Ask the Prime Minister” forum which aired on Channel … Continue reading

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Jurong’s retail space almost doubles with opening of new mall JEM

The supply of retail mall space in Jurong has almost doubled from the second quarter of last year with the opening of the new shopping mall JEM in June this year. The retail mall space jumped by 573,600 square feet … Continue reading

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J Gateway condo to test Jurong’s appeal

Jurong’s transformation from a standard suburb into an increasingly desirable place in which to live will be tested this weekend with the launch of the relatively upscale J Gateway condominium. At between S$1,450 and S$1,650 per square foot, the development … Continue reading

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Caspian: Nearly a quarter of units at new condo in Jurong West snapped up

Property prices may have dipped due to the economic recession. But that has not weakened the demand for some private condominiums. Crowds flocked to the showroom of Caspian development near Lakeside MRT station in the Jurong Lake District. Nearly one … Continue reading

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If it’s priced well, it still sells

Frasers Centrepoint brings cheer to market with sale of 80 units at Caspian’s preview THE year’s first major release of a private housing project has shown that there’s still demand for projects priced attractively. Frasers Centrepoint had sold close to … Continue reading

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Study shows Jurong turning into suburban property hotspot

A study by real estate agency ERA has shown that the resale prices of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats in Jurong appreciated faster than other suburban towns in Singapore. It compared median resale prices in the fourth quarter of … Continue reading

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