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Smart money indeed?

A consumer finance company in Japan recently started offering lower mortgage interest rates to “intelligent” customers. One might wonder if banks here ...

don’t rent – IT’s better to buy

… but buying your own home ensures you’re not at the mercy of fluctuating rental prices, says VASU MENON BUYING a home is probably one of the most im ...

don’t Buy – IT’s better to Rent

Sense of satisfaction Singaporeans get with home ownership comes at too high a price, argues CHARLES TAN IT’S a topic that became a popular conversat ...

A $6.8-million decision, made in 24 hours

Few can admit to owning property in the ultra-posh Sentosa Cove. So, how did this shipping magnate get his foot into the gilded door? IT’S incredible ...

Property? I have a bigger worry

Singaporeans are uneasy and foreigners are fretting. But their concerns about the frothy property market may be unfounded for now, according to the Re ...

Suspended lawyer charged with forging stamp duty certs

 A suspended lawyer was charged on Friday with forging three certificates of stamp duty in different property transactions. Tan Sok Ling, 40, is accu ...

En bloc hits sour note

There was a time, not so long ago, that the lines were neatly drawn in en-bloc sales. On one side, the majority of residents, their signatures alread ...

Beware property boom

Unmanageable mortgages can break up a family Letter from Gilbert Goh Keow Wah I refer to the article “Time to play it cool” (July 5). It is timely t ...

Time to play it cool

For the second time in three days, the Government has stepped in with a cautioning note to calm the bullish property sector, even going so far as to s ...

Watch that spike …

It looks like an outright seller’s market — even for those in non-prime districts. Across the board, private home prices are quickening their surge t ...
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