Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants

Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants

In his 2017 budget statement, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat shared that CPF housing grants will be raised from $30,000 to $50,000 for first-time applicants looking to buy 4-room or smaller HDB flats on the resale market...

  • Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants
    Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants Property Guru - 2 hours 32 minutes ago

    In his 2017 budget statement, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat shared that CPF housing grants will be raised from $30,000 to $50,000 for first-time applicants looking to buy 4-room or smaller HDB flats … More »Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants

    Budget 2017: Govt to raise CPF housing grants

    In his 2017 budget statement, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat shared that CPF housing grants will be raised from $30,000 to $50,000 for first-time applicants looking to buy 4-room or smaller HDB flats on the resale market...

  • More affordable resale HDBs for first-time applicants
    More affordable resale HDBs for first-time applicants The Edge Property - 2 hours 36 minutes ago

    Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced, with immediate effect, in his Budget statement today that the CPF housing grant has been raised to $50,000 for first-timer couples buying four-room or smaller … More »More affordable resale HDBs for first-time applicants

    More affordable resale HDBs for first-time applicants

    Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced, with immediate effect, in his Budget statement today that the CPF housing grant has been raised to $50,000 for first-timer couples buying four-room or smaller HDB flats from the resale market. The CPF housing grant was previously capped at $30,000. First-timer couples can now …

  • Property firms eager to become master developers
    Property firms eager to become master developers Property Guru - 7 hours ago

    Many developers in Singapore have expressed their eagerness to participate in a private-public partnership model that will see them master planning new districts, revealed media reports... More »Property firms eager to become master developers

    Property firms eager to become master developers

    Many developers in Singapore have expressed their eagerness to participate in a private-public partnership model that will see them master planning new districts, revealed media reports...

  • Overwhelming crowds reported at Grandeur Park Residences preview
    Overwhelming crowds reported at Grandeur Park Residences preview Property Guru - 8 hours ago

    Grandeur Park Residences, CEL Development's latest condominium in Tanah Merah, received very strong interest from buyers, with 10,000 people turning up at its showflat over the weekend, media reports … More »Overwhelming crowds reported at Grandeur Park Residences preview

    Overwhelming crowds reported at Grandeur Park Residences preview

    Grandeur Park Residences, CEL Development's latest condominium in Tanah Merah, received very strong interest from buyers, with 10,000 people turning up at its showflat over the weekend, media reports said...

  • Annual review of condo managing agents no longer needed?
    Annual review of condo managing agents no longer needed? Property Guru - 8 hours ago

    The government is seeking the public’s feedback on 33 proposed amendments to the Building Maintenance and Strata Management Act, one of which would eliminate the mandatory annual review... More »Annual review of condo managing agents no longer needed?

    Annual review of condo managing agents no longer needed?

    The government is seeking the public’s feedback on 33 proposed amendments to the Building Maintenance and Strata Management Act, one of which would eliminate the mandatory annual review...

  • DEAL WATCH: Unit at The Metropolitan on the market for $1,287 psf
    DEAL WATCH: Unit at The Metropolitan on the market for $1,287 psf The Edge Property - Sun, Feb 19, 2017 8:30 AM SGT

    A 1,399 sq ft, three-bedroom unit at The Metropolitan Condominium was recently put up for sale on TheEdge Property.com for $1.8 million ($1,287 psf). The Metropolitan Condominium is a 99-year leasehold … More »DEAL WATCH: Unit at The Metropolitan on the market for $1,287 psf

    DEAL WATCH: Unit at The Metropolitan on the market for $1,287 psf

    A 1,399 sq ft, three-bedroom unit at The Metropolitan Condominium was recently put up for sale on TheEdge Property.com for $1.8 million ($1,287 psf). The Metropolitan Condominium is a 99-year leasehold development located on Alexandra View that was jointly developed by CapitaLand and Lippo Group. The project is conveniently …

  • Tan & Tan Developments to launch KL’s Stonor 3 in Singapore
    Tan & Tan Developments to launch KL’s Stonor 3 in Singapore The Edge Property - Sun, Feb 19, 2017 8:00 AM SGT

    Kuala Lumpur-based developer Tan & Tan Developments will be launching its latest high-end residential project, Stonor 3, for sale in Singapore on Feb 18 and 19. Stonor 3 is being developed by Cipta Klasik, … More »Tan & Tan Developments to launch KL’s Stonor 3 in Singapore

    Tan & Tan Developments to launch KL’s Stonor 3 in Singapore

    Kuala Lumpur-based developer Tan & Tan Developments will be launching its latest high-end residential project, Stonor 3, for sale in Singapore on Feb 18 and 19. Stonor 3 is being developed by Cipta Klasik, a joint venture company in which Tan & Tan owns a 70% interest and Mitsubishi Jisho Residence holds the remaining …

  • $1.6 million loss at Scotts Square
    $1.6 million loss at Scotts Square The Edge Property - Sat, Feb 18, 2017 8:30 AM SGT

    For private non-landed homes sold in the week of Jan 31 to Feb 7, the next biggest loss, after the Seascape unit, of $1.56 million occurred in the sale of a 1,249 sq ft unit at Scotts Square in prime District … More »$1.6 million loss at Scotts Square

    $1.6 million loss at Scotts Square

    For private non-landed homes sold in the week of Jan 31 to Feb 7, the next biggest loss, after the Seascape unit, of $1.56 million occurred in the sale of a 1,249 sq ft unit at Scotts Square in prime District 9. Scotts Square has 338 freehold apartment units and is within walking distance of Orchard MRT station. This …

  • Buyers return to Alexandra-Commonwealth
    Buyers return to Alexandra-Commonwealth The Edge Property - Sat, Feb 18, 2017 8:00 AM SGT

    This was most evident in the Alexandra-Commonwealth neighbourhood, where there have been six launches with a total of 3,650 units since 2013. The latest launch in the area was in November — that of 736-unit … More »Buyers return to Alexandra-Commonwealth

    Buyers return to Alexandra-Commonwealth

    This was most evident in the Alexandra-Commonwealth neighbourhood, where there have been six launches with a total of 3,650 units since 2013. The latest launch in the area was in November — that of 736-unit Queens Peak, a 99-year leasehold condominium developed by Hao Yuan Investment-MCC Land. The project sold 11 units …

  • Revitalising Chip Eng Seng
    Revitalising Chip Eng Seng The Edge Property - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 3:00 PM SGT

    CEL Development, the property development arm of listed construction group Chip Eng Seng Corp, will preview the 720-unit Grandeur Park Residences on Feb 18. The 99-year leasehold condominium is located … More »Revitalising Chip Eng Seng

    Revitalising Chip Eng Seng

    CEL Development, the property development arm of listed construction group Chip Eng Seng Corp, will preview the 720-unit Grandeur Park Residences on Feb 18. The 99-year leasehold condominium is located next to the Tanah Merah MRT station at the corner of New Upper Changi Road and Bedok South Avenue 3. The units in Grandeur …

  • Over 5,000 people turn up at The Clement Canopy preview
    Over 5,000 people turn up at The Clement Canopy preview Property Guru - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 11:10 AM SGT

    The Clement Canopy, a 505-unit condominium at Clementi Avenue 1, drew large crowds at the start of its preview last weekend. More than 5,000 people crammed into its showflat... More »Over 5,000 people turn up at The Clement Canopy preview

    Over 5,000 people turn up at The Clement Canopy preview

    The Clement Canopy, a 505-unit condominium at Clementi Avenue 1, drew large crowds at the start of its preview last weekend. More than 5,000 people crammed into its showflat...

  • PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) returns
    PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) returns Property Guru - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 11:07 AM SGT

    The fourth edition of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) was recently launched to honour the country’s latest innovations in real estate development, sustainability and design... More »PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) returns

    PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) returns

    The fourth edition of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) was recently launched to honour the country’s latest innovations in real estate development, sustainability and design...

  • Time to recalibrate policy measures
    Time to recalibrate policy measures The Edge Property - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 11:00 AM SGT

    This was indeed the case when the policy measures first kicked in, starting from September 2009 and culminating in the implementation of the total debt service ratio (TDSR) framework on June 29, 2013. … More »Time to recalibrate policy measures

    Time to recalibrate policy measures

    This was indeed the case when the policy measures first kicked in, starting from September 2009 and culminating in the implementation of the total debt service ratio (TDSR) framework on June 29, 2013. Consequently, the private residential market is now behaving in ways that are different from the heydays of the past.  …

  • Consortium awarded joint development partner contract for HSR project
    Consortium awarded joint development partner contract for HSR project Property Guru - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 10:37 AM SGT

    The joint development partner (JDP) contract for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project has been awarded to a consortium comprising WSP Engineering Malaysia... More »Consortium awarded joint development partner contract for HSR project

    Consortium awarded joint development partner contract for HSR project

    The joint development partner (JDP) contract for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project has been awarded to a consortium comprising WSP Engineering Malaysia...

  • 15,285 sq ft strata commercial space up for sale
    15,285 sq ft strata commercial space up for sale The Edge Property - Fri, Feb 17, 2017 10:24 AM SGT

    A 15,285 sq ft prime strata commercial space at Big Mac Centre, located in the heart of Ang Mo Kio Central, has been put up for sale by EOI. According to Knight Frank, the appointed marketing agent handling … More »15,285 sq ft strata commercial space up for sale

    15,285 sq ft strata commercial space up for sale

    A 15,285 sq ft prime strata commercial space at Big Mac Centre, located in the heart of Ang Mo Kio Central, has been put up for sale by EOI. According to Knight Frank, the appointed marketing agent handling the sale, the guide price for the commercial space is $26 million ($1,700 psf), with the sale subject to partial …