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Two quarters of rises in private home prices raise question of cooling measures

Two quarters of rises in private home prices raise question of cooling measures

Two straight quarters of increases in the overall private home price index of the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) have sparked a debate on whether ...
Did aggressive land bidding by Chinese developers push up Singapore property prices?

Did aggressive land bidding by Chinese developers push up Singapore property prices?

The market share of the Singapore residential property market sold by Chinese developers has surged since 2015, NUS Institute of Real Estate and Urban ...

A question of time: The great HDB lease decay debate

Old flats - once the storehouse of wealth for owners should their homes be chosen for en-bloc redevelopment - have become a source of anxiety for resi ...
A tale of one HDB flat across two generations

A tale of one HDB flat across two generations

The redevelopment of ageing properties is an important stage in the life cycle of urbanised cities with limited land supply. For a small country li ...
Singapore real estate will endure as popular asset class

Singapore real estate will endure as popular asset class

Singapore property is likely to retain its lustre as a preferred choice for long-term wealth creation due to the city-state's regional hub status, sol ...

Direct interventions, not just social mixing, needed to narrow housing inequality

In recent months, increasing social mixing in public housing estates has been suggested as a way to reduce social stratification and inequality in Sin ...

Singapore to remain major real estate investor on the world stage

SINGAPORE is a wealthy country with an abundance of investment capital and a limited domestic investment universe. As a result, Singapore-based invest ...

Stability returning to suburban condominiums

AS a result of many rounds of cooling measures, the private residential real estate market has been weakening for the past three years. However, accor ...

Who’ll benefit from new MRT stations?

AN old adage in real estate investment - "location, location, location" - suggests that real estate investors should focus more on the location th ...

High-end homes see price uptick

BEING the crème de la crème of the non-landed residential market, homes in the Core Central Region (CCR) are commonly referred to as high-end or luxur ...
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