Daily Archives: November 11, 2018 (13 Articles Found)

Archives
  • Daily Archives

  •   11
    M T W T F S S
     1234
    567891011
    12131415161718
    19202122232425
    2627282930  
    APPLY

Orchard Road light-up: Is it Christmas or Disneyland?

When retiree Julia D’Silva heard that Disney characters would populate the Christmas light-up along Orchard Road this year, she was aghast. Seeing the lights in person last week did little to change her mind. Asks the 66-year-old: “What…

About 60% of 50 units released at The Woodleigh Residences’ sold on first weekend of sales

The weekend of Nov 10-11 saw about 60% of 50 units released sold at The Woodleigh Residences, according to Kajima-SPH. Average price of units sold is said to be above $2,000 psf. “Given the current challenging property market…

5 fatal mistakes Singaporeans make when upgrading to a condo

As we come to the end of the year, many Singaporeans will be putting in plans to upgrade. In any case, upgrading your property is a big move that can lead to a lot of financial missteps, so…

Mandarin Gardens goes for new record by upping en bloc asking price to S$2.79 billion

Despite the cooling en bloc market, owners of Mandarin Gardens condominium have raised their asking price for the 99-year leasehold development in East Coast to S$2.79 billion — up from its original price of S$2.48 billion. Mr Leonard…

Craft store Spotlight opens second outlet at Westgate

Teacher Cecelia Anthony has spent the last 20 years travelling to town from her Jurong home every time she needed to shop at craft store Spotlight. So it came as a relief yesterday when the Australian brand –…

Changi Airport to open new T1 carpark at Jewel on Nov 20

Travellers and visitors heading to Changi Airport T1 will finally have their own carpark, instead of having to park at T2 and hop onto the inter-terminal Skytrain. Four years after the old open-air carpark in front of T1…

Changi Airport’s $323 million T1 upgrade ‘85% complete’

New check-in counters, baggage belts, carpets and floor tiles are in place at Changi Airport’s T1, where renovation work is 85 per cent complete. CAG has provided an update on the $323 million upgrade, which began three years…

Flash floods hit parts of Singapore, including KPE, due to heavy downpour

A heavy downpour led to flash floods in several parts of Singapore on Sun afternoon, including along a stretch of KPE. On Sun, PUB said at 3.45pm that flash floods occurred at Lorong 23 Geylang and the KPE…

S’pore works to tackle threats to food supply

Rice plants stand in rows of pots, some stained yellow with fungus infections, others wilting after days without water. This is the Singapore greenhouse of Germany’s pharmaceutical and life sciences giant Bayer, where rice researcher Rapee Heebkaew develops…

Normal operations at Suntec City, nearby malls

It will be business as usual at Suntec City and malls nearby even as the Suntec convention centre becomes off limits to the general public this week for the Asean Summit. Several roads, including parts of Temasek Boulevard…

Mortgagee sale of unit at The Scotts Tower for $2.85 mil

A two-bedroom unit at The Scotts Tower, located at the junction of Scotts Road and Cairnhill Road in prime District 9, will be presented at ET&Co auction on Nov 21. The 840 sqft unit is on the 21st…

Cavenagh Court unit rakes in top profit of $1.98 mil

The seller of a unit at Cavenagh Court, off Bukit Timah Road in District 9, made the top gain of $1.98 million over the week of Oct 23 to 30. The 1,819 sqft, three-bedroom unit on the ninth…

Kent Ridge Hill Residences: 110 units sold on first day of launch

Oxley Holdings sold 110 units out of 250 released at Kent Ridge Hill Residences on Nov 10, the first day of launch by balloting. The average price achieved for the units sold was $1,714 psf. About 80% of…

Sign In to Bookmark This Story

Sign In with Google