New agent courses in the works for marketing foreign property

Real estate salespersons can soon look forward to new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses focusing on overseas property. Speaking to PropertyGuru, Singapore Accredited Estate Agencies (SAEA) CEO Dennis Tay revealed that SAEA and other industry bodies have submitted proposals to the Council for Estate Agencies (CEA) to offer core CPD courses on marketing foreign properties. The syll…

  • New agent courses in the works for marketing foreign property PropertyGuru.com.sg - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 5:59 PM SGT

    Real estate salespersons can soon look forward to new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses focusing on overseas property. Speaking to PropertyGuru, Singapore Accredited Estate Agencies (SAEA) … More »New agent courses in the works for marketing foreign property

    Real estate salespersons can soon look forward to new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses focusing on overseas property. Speaking to PropertyGuru, Singapore Accredited Estate Agencies (SAEA) CEO Dennis Tay revealed that SAEA and other industry bodies have submitted proposals to the Council for Estate Agencies …

  • 3 tenants to occupy 12% of CapitaGreen PropertyGuru.com.sg - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 1:56 PM SGT

    CapitaGreen, a 40-storey Grade A office building in the central business district (CBD), has secured occupants for 12 percent of its total net lettable area (NLA), according to its three owners.CapitaLand, … More »3 tenants to occupy 12% of CapitaGreen

    CapitaGreen, a 40-storey Grade A office building in the central business district (CBD), has secured occupants for 12 percent of its total net lettable area (NLA), according to its three owners.CapitaLand, CapitaCommercial Trust and Mitsubishi Estate Asia, revealed that three tenants have pre-committed 81,000 sq ft of the …

  • Far East consortium wins Woodlands Square site tender PropertyGuru.com.sg - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 1:01 PM SGT

    The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) said Thursday that the award of tender for the commercial site (pictured) at Woodlands Square is given to a consortium comprising Far East Civil Engineering, Tannery … More »Far East consortium wins Woodlands Square site tender

    The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) said Thursday that the award of tender for the commercial site (pictured) at Woodlands Square is given to a consortium comprising Far East Civil Engineering, Tannery Holdings and Sekisui House.  The consortium submitted the highest bid at S$634 million for the site. This translates …

  • 500-800 new homes could be sold in April: expert PropertyGuru.com.sg - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 12:25 PM SGT

    Excluding The Santorini condominium, sales of new private homes in March was robust despite the fact that take-up in the primary market fell 35 percent month-on-month, revealed a Credit Suisse report. … More »500-800 new homes could be sold in April: expert

    Excluding The Santorini condominium, sales of new private homes in March was robust despite the fact that take-up in the primary market fell 35 percent month-on-month, revealed a Credit Suisse report. 

  • Singapore's measures discouraging foreign property investment PropertyGuru.com.sg - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 11:43 AM SGT

    Overseas real estate investments tend to flow into countries with fewer tax regulations, according to Andrew Batt, International Group Editor of PropertyGuru in a recent interview with Channel NewsAsia. … More »Singapore's measures discouraging foreign property investment

    Overseas real estate investments tend to flow into countries with fewer tax regulations, according to Andrew Batt, International Group Editor of PropertyGuru in a recent interview with Channel NewsAsia. "There is a lot of money out there right now looking for investments in property, so the countries where it becomes easier …

  • Residential site at Prince Charles Crescent attracts 7 bids PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 6:24 PM SGT

    The tender for a residential site (pictured) at Prince Charles Crescent (Parcel B) closed on Wednesday after attracting seven bids, said the URA. The top bid of $463.1 million was jointly submitted by … More »Residential site at Prince Charles Crescent attracts 7 bids

    The tender for a residential site (pictured) at Prince Charles Crescent (Parcel B) closed on Wednesday after attracting seven bids, said the URA. The top bid of $463.1 million was jointly submitted by UOL Venture Investments and Kheng Leong Company. Meanwhile, a consortium comprising Verwood Holdings, Intrepid Investments …

  • Second Sofitel Hotel in Singapore to open in 2015 PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 5:34 PM SGT

    The Sentosa, A Beaufort Hotel, now known as The Singapore Resort & Spa Sentosa, Managed by Accor, will be unveiled as Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa in the second half of 2015 following a refurbishment … More »Second Sofitel Hotel in Singapore to open in 2015

    The Sentosa, A Beaufort Hotel, now known as The Singapore Resort & Spa Sentosa, Managed by Accor, will be unveiled as Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa in the second half of 2015 following a refurbishment and renovation works that have commenced in the hotel resort. The property was newly purchased by Royal Group …

  • Eye on Jurong: New Western Frontier PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 4:53 PM SGT

    In recent years, this part of the island has been going through a holistic transformation by tapping on development potential and opportunities. Developed as an industrial town in the early 1960s, Jurong … More »Eye on Jurong: New Western Frontier

    In recent years, this part of the island has been going through a holistic transformation by tapping on development potential and opportunities. Developed as an industrial town in the early 1960s, Jurong now no longer leaves an impression of a polluted industrialised area and has grown into a bustling precinct. As part …

  • Wheelock, Ong Beng Seng to buy HPL PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 4:14 PM SGT

    A consortium that includes Singapore magnate Ong Beng Seng and Wheelock Properties offered to acquire Hotel Properties (HPL) for S$3.50 per share, making it the latest in a series of acquisitions by large … More »Wheelock, Ong Beng Seng to buy HPL

    A consortium that includes Singapore magnate Ong Beng Seng and Wheelock Properties offered to acquire Hotel Properties (HPL) for S$3.50 per share, making it the latest in a series of acquisitions by large shareholders looking to gain full control of property assets.Stock filings to the Singapore Exchange showed that 68 …

  • Big drop in March new home sales PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 2:30 PM SGT

    Sales of new private homes in Singapore fell by about 34 percent month-on-month during March to reach 480 units, according to public data published today by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). The … More »Big drop in March new home sales

    Sales of new private homes in Singapore fell by about 34 percent month-on-month during March to reach 480 units, according to public data published today by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). The top-selling project last month was The Santorini which sold 76 apartments at a median price of $1,108 psf.

  • Govt considers allowing couples to co-rent larger flats PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 12:40 PM SGT

    The Ministry of National Development (MND) is looking at allowing some couples to co-rent larger HDB flats under the Parenthood Provisional Housing Scheme (PPHS). This was revealed recently by National … More »Govt considers allowing couples to co-rent larger flats

    The Ministry of National Development (MND) is looking at allowing some couples to co-rent larger HDB flats under the Parenthood Provisional Housing Scheme (PPHS). This was revealed recently by National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan in Parliament, in response to a query about the scheme's take up rate and rental formula. …

  • CDL makes two senior appointments PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 12:24 PM SGT

    Following in the footsteps of their fathers, the sons of CDL's chiefs have joined the developer's senior management team, media reports said. More »CDL makes two senior appointments

    Following in the footsteps of their fathers, the sons of CDL's chiefs have joined the developer's senior management team, media reports said.

  • Keppel Land's Q1 profit drops 9% PropertyGuru.com.sg - Wed, Apr 16, 2014 11:47 AM SGT

    Property giant Keppel Land reported weaker than expected results in the first quarter of 2014, with net profit falling about nine percent to $87 million. According to a Credit Suisse report, the slightly … More »Keppel Land's Q1 profit drops 9%

    Property giant Keppel Land reported weaker than expected results in the first quarter of 2014, with net profit falling about nine percent to $87 million. According to a Credit Suisse report, the slightly soft Q1 result was mainly due to the absence of a tax write-back, as well as lower profit from property trading but was …

  • Keppel REIT posts 14.5% increase in net profit PropertyGuru.com.sg - Tue, Apr 15, 2014 5:23 PM SGT

    Keppel REIT posted an increase on net property income of S$39.5 million, an increase of 14.7 percent year-on-year in Q1 2014. The increase is attributed mainly to the better performance from Ocean Financial … More »Keppel REIT posts 14.5% increase in net profit

    Keppel REIT posted an increase on net property income of S$39.5 million, an increase of 14.7 percent year-on-year in Q1 2014. The increase is attributed mainly to the better performance from Ocean Financial Centre and Prudential Tower, and the additional contribution from 8 Exhibition Street in Melbourne which was acquired …

  • ISOTeam secures $18m in new HDB contracts PropertyGuru.com.sg - Tue, Apr 15, 2014 4:15 PM SGT

    Singapore-listed ISOTeam, a building maintenance and estate upgrading specialist, has won contracts for four new projects worth a total of $18 million. More »ISOTeam secures $18m in new HDB contracts

    Singapore-listed ISOTeam, a building maintenance and estate upgrading specialist, has won contracts for four new projects worth a total of $18 million.

 

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