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Lendlease appoints new Asia chief executive based in Singapore

Sydney-based Lendlease, which manages Singapore-listed Lendlease Global Commercial Reit, has appointed Justin Gabbani as its Asia CEO, effective June 1. Based in Singapore, Mr Gabbani will take over from Tony Lombardo, who was appointed group CEO designate in…

One-North Eden to open for preview this Saturday

One-North Eden, a mixed-use development project by TID in prime District 5, is set to open for preview this Sat), with bookings slated on 24 Apr when the project is launched. TID Pte Ltd is a JV between…

Allure of condo living stimulates demand for mass market homes

By and large, Singaporeans’ dream of owning and living in a private residential property remains very much intact despite the pandemic and economic downturn – as reflected by the healthy private new home sales in 2020. Developers sold…

Pandemic-fuelled demand drives EC prices to record high

Real estate markets have been booming globally amid the macroeconomic headwinds and market uncertainties. As a prominent property hotspot, Singapore has similarly seen a sales rebound for both the private and public housing sectors.The strong buying momentum, coupled…

CDL’s Irwell Hill Residences previews at prices from $2,500 psf

City Developments Ltd (CDL) will preview Irwell Hill Residences on Mar 27, with its launch slated for Apr 10. It comes hot on the heels of Midtown Modern’s launch the weekend before — Mar 19 to 21— where…

Upcoming launches in 2Q2021

The preview of Irwell Hill Residences will be followed by that of Grange 1866, a boutique 60-unit condominium (redevelopment of iliv@Grange) the next weekend. Prices are expected to start from $2,700 psf. Mark Yip, CEO of Huttons Asia,…

Room for growth in private home sales if foreign buyers return: CDL

While HDB upgraders have helped keep new private home sales buoyant, the possible return of foreign buyers amid vaccine roll-outs and more open borders could fire up the market, a City Developments (CDL) official said on Thurs. Group…

Sing Holdings adopts back to basics strategy

Sing Holdings used to develop high-end Singapore residential projects such as 38 Draycott Drive, The Laurels along Cairnhill Road and Robin Residences in Bukit Timah. These days, however, it is focusing on mass-market private condos and ECs. Explaining…

Midtown Modern sees 61% of units sold over launch weekend

The sales launch of Midtown Modern, GuocoLand’s 558-unit condominium, saw 340 units sold between Mar 19 to 21. This is 61% of the total number of units in the 99-year leasehold condo on Tan Quee Lan Street in…

Irwell Hill Residences to preview from March 27

City Developments will be previewing Irwell Hill Residences from Mar 27. Located at Irwell Hill in District 9, the development comprises two 36-storey towers with 540 units on an elevated terrain that features four existing heritage raintrees. Unit…

Redbrick’s Eugene Huang: Reflections of a mortgage broker

The spike in HDB resale transactions and to a certain extent, private residential property transactions, has been “a knee-jerk reaction”, says Eugene Huang, founder and director of Redbrick Mortgage Advisory. He likens it to his purchase of a…

In a Covid year, new condos’ price-income ratio widens

Like several countries across the world, Singapore has seen private housing prices move higher in spite of a global pandemic. Given this, fresh data shows that the gap between incomes and prices of private non-landed homes continued to…

Singapore’s new private home sales fall 60.5% in February amid fewer launches

Sales of new private homes fell by about 60.5 per cent in Feb following Jan’s strong numbers, as developers held back on launches over CNY period. Developers sold 645 units last month compared to 1,632 units in Jan,…

Why ABSD for developers needs to be tweaked and how it affects you as a home buyer

Most home buyers are familiar with the concept of ABSD as it applies to them. What’s less commonly known is that property developers also have to pay ABSD, and this added tax shapes multiple decisions. From the way…

When a fling becomes a thing

Are you tempted to chase after surging prices of hot stocks to make some easy money? Do you often jump on the bandwagon of hot investments for fear of missing out any profit? A fling is an affair…

Feb new home sales plunge 60% on lack of new launches

New homes sales by developers plunged 60 per cent to 639 units in Feb from 1,609 in Jan in the absence of new project launches and CY holidays. This contrasted sharply in Jan, where just one new project,…

GuocoLand to launch Midtown Modern on 20 March

Midtown Modern, a luxury residential project at mega integrated development Guoco Midtown on Beach Road and Tan Quee Lan St, is set for launch on 20 Mar. Comprising two 30-storey towers and a retail podium, the 558-unit development…

UOL to launch Canberra Drive project in 2Q, redevelop Faber House and enhance Odeon Towers

UOL Group is targeting to launch a new residential development at Canberra Drive in 2Q2021. The site will be developed by a JV between UOL, UIC and Kheng Leong. The total GFA of the development is 415,412 sqft,…

GuocoLand’s Midtown Modern to draw more families, retirees into city area

Bigger apartments at GuocoLand’s upcoming Midtown Modern condominium will target owner-occupiers from a buyer pool wider than typically seen in Singapore’s central area. This goes towards the property developer’s long-term aspiration of creating a “very vibrant community” within…

Raffles City Shopping Centre, NTUC FairPrice on Canberra Road visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

MOH on Thurs added two more locations to a list of public places that had been visited by Covid-19 cases during their infectious period. It said that the infectious persons had visited Raffles City Shopping Centre on Feb…

How bad is the price gap between new launch and resale condos? An analysis of 13 OCR districts (Part 2)

Last week we looked at the price gap between new and resale condos in various districts. This week we’re continuing on from that, as well as examining why the gap between absolute prices (the quantum) may not match…

The Atelier in Newton to preview from Feb 27

The Atelier, a 120-unit freehold development in Newton, will be previewed from Feb 27, says Bukit Sembawang. The official sales launch for The Atelier will start on Mar 13. The development along Makeway Ave comprises one- to four-bedroom…

Developers exploring home design tweaks to support remote working

With working from home expected to remain a fixture going forward, some developers are exploring design tweaks to upcoming and future residential developments to support remote working. These could include more flexible spaces or having function rooms on-site…

How bad is the price gap between new launch and resale condos? An analysis of 13 OCR districts (Part 1)

“Price gap between new and resale units in this region (OCR) stands at 47%, widest in 25 years”. With such a statistic, there’s only going to be two trains of thoughts here. One, new launches are overpriced. Or…

Economic rebound in 2021 expected to lift some property sectors

An economic rebound expected in 2021 should lift most property sectors in Singapore, in particular the residential, office and industrial sectors, says Colliers Intl in its market outlook report for the year. This is in line with the…

What’s behind the surge of new launch condo purchases in January 2021?

At this point, the prediction of new cooling measures may have become a self-fulfilling prophecy. New condo sales surged m-o-m, between Dec 2020 and Jan of this year; and while the reasons are varied, one of them may…

January’s strong new home sales likely to be a one-off

Jan’s new private-home sales rose 32 per cent to 1,609 over Dec’s 1,217, on the back of launches of a few mega projects, pulling up prices further. The bulk of Jan’s buyers were locals, but the number of…

New private home sales rise 32% in January

Sales of private residential units increased by about 32 per cent last month, driven by a rush of buyers ahead of possible property curbs, said analysts. According to statistics released by URA on Mon, a total of 1,609…

7 mistakes new launch condo buyers often make

1) Not taking into account future developments – What’s coming up in the distance? This can mean competition, especially for tenants; 2) Taking the discounts at face value – Are you getting a genuine deal? Don’t fall for…

All 5 new launch Executive Condos on the market in 2021 (February update)

1) Parc Canberra – The last known developer pricing was at a median of $1,101 psf, with a high of $1,165 psf and a low of $1,068 psf. It is one of the closest residential units (350m) to…

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