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8 Saint Thomas holds steady attraction after Circuit Breaker promotion

Ravi Philemon
·5-min read

Over the weekend of June 6-7, listed property developer Bukit Sembawang Estates launched a circuit breaker promotion for some of its available units at 8 St Thomas. This promotion was useful as it enticed buyer interest for 12 units to be sold at the weekend sale.

8 St Thomas
8 St Thomas

Image Credits: 8 St Thomas, by Bukit Sembawang Estates Ltd

A company spokesperson said that there was even a bulk purchase of some of the units. “Over the last few months, we continued to see demand from both local and foreign home buyers for our units at 8 St Thomas, which serves as a testament to the enduring value of high quality developments among discerning buyers.”

Mr Paul Ho, chief mortgage officer at iCompareLoan, said: “About 150 or 60 per cent of the units at 8 St Thomas have been sold at an average price of $3,100 psf. All the one-bedroom units have been sold, and prices for the remaining two- to four-bedroom units range from $2.5 million to $5.5 million.”

He added: ” To make it more attractive to the buyers, the developer is expected to role out a new deferred payment scheme. This will provide more flexibility to buyers.”

Completed in early 2018 and located right in the heart of downtown Singapore and the famous Orchard Road, 8 St Thomas is a luxurious residential high-rise condominium that one would be proud to call home. Its location on Saint Thomas Walk, off River Valley Road, used to be the former Airview Towers and Chez Bright Apartments, which were demolished to make way for new, and more contemporary developments in the area.

Developed by the esteemed Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited, 8 St Thomas is a freehold development consisting of 2 35-story towers that were completed in 2018.


8 Saint Thomas sits on 2, 10, and 18 Saint Thomas Walk, off River Valley Road. Its unique location is highly coveted for its proximity to downtown Singapore, and the famous shopping center of Orchard Road.

Residents can get to any part of Singapore in just minutes, having Somerset Road and Orchard within a short walking distance. The Somerset MRT and Orchard MRT are also nearby, with The Great World City MRT in the process of completion and ready for public use by 2021.

Accessibility to highways, major roads, and public transportation make 8 Saint Thomas convenient for its residents to get to anywhere in Singapore within minutes. Whether you have a private vehicle or need to commute, 8 Saint Thomas allows you to work and play from the convenience of your high-rise home.


Close proximity to amenities and modern conveniences mean everything is within easy reach from 8 Saint Thomas. For families, there are plenty of schools nearby, such as the ISS International School, the Raffles Girls Secondary School, the River Valley Primary School. and other renowned institutes.

In terms of shopping, residents will never run out of places to shop within walking distance. The property sits right beside The Great World City Shopping Center, where you can shop, dine, and take care of your bills and other important errands. A 24-hour supermarket is also located right around the corner, and plenty of other shopping malls are within close vicinity. And don’t forget, the famed Orchard Road is right within the neighborhood.

If you need to get close to a health facility, two hospitals are within a few minutes’ walk away. The Mount Elizabeth Hospital and the Paragon Medical Center are easily reached within minutes.

8 Saint Thomas Facilities

The developers at 8 Saint Thomas wanted to make sure you get to relax, work, and have fun all in one place. While your unit creates your home, the facilities allow you to work and play at the property, both at the same time.

Its close proximity to the district center of Singapore and downtown area allows you to get to and from your workplace with ease, while the property’s facilities provide excellent entertainment and relaxation opportunities.

With the two towers’ beautiful facade complete with sky gardens overlooking downtown Singapore and the Roberston Quay area, the beautiful architecture and views are just the tip of the iceberg.

Among the fun and relaxing features of 8 Saint Thomas include a spa alcove, a sanctuary pool. a lap pool, lounge pool. tennis court, fitness center, steam room, function room, a garden BBQ pavilion, and a children’s play area. Both of the buildings feature garden rooftops where you can enjoy the sun and spend your time out in the open in the park-style Green Roof.

The Units

There are 250 units at the property, ranging from 1-bedroom units, 2-bedroom units, 3-bedroom units, and 4-bedroom units. There are also 2 penthouses available, one in each tower.

The majority of the units come with a balcony and some units offer a view of the outdoors, with some having beautiful views of the towers’ architecture.

Each unit is equipped with preinstalled A/C, as well as a home automation system that controls the electricity in your living room, dining room, and master bedroom.

The Developer

8 Saint Thomas is developed by Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited, which began as a rubber company in 1911 before it became publicly listed to focus on residential property development. Over the course of 50 years since it’s become publicly listed, the company has developed and built over 4000 projects, becoming one of the premier developers in Singapore to offer high-end development properties.

With accessibility to major highways, public transportation, downtown Singapore, and Orchard Road, 8 Saint Thomas is a highly coveted property that provides both work and play opportunities for each of its residents.

With spacious apartment suites, excellent facilities, and a prime location, 8 Saint Thomas is the property that you deserve.

If you desire a home at 8 Saint Thomas, use the services of a good mortgage broker to compare home loan Singapore.

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