Singapore housing prices are indexed as “seriously unaffordable” as its the median house price is 4.6 times the Republic’s median household income. The survey titled, '15th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (2019)', conducted by urban planning policy consultancy Demographia
Knight Frank Singapore, the exclusive marketing agent representing the interests of the owners of Elizabeth Towers via their collective sale committee, on Jan 21, announced the relaunch of the sale of Elizabeth Towers, by tender. Elizabeth Towers, a prime freehold high-rise residential redevelopment
Using a credit card for petrol in Singapore is practically compulsory for any seasoned driver. Petrol credit cards get you such a huge discount that it doesn’t make sense not to use them. Finding a petrol credit card in Singapore is not a problem.
There are actually 11 Singapore public holidays in 2019, but only 3 are vacation-worthy. As you can see, there are actually 4 long-weekend public holidays, but 2 of them – National Day & Hari Raya Haji – fall on the same weekend. Also commonly known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is just 2 hours
Ideally, I’d like to eat hot pot all day, every day, but I obviously cannot afford to eat atas steamboat too often. If you’re limited by your budget as well, read this article on the affordable steamboat options in Singapore. Today’s price guide covers the other end of the spectrum, focusing on the
Weddings are big business in Singapore. Some people spend enough on their wedding dinner, photo shoot, gown and ring to buy a house in some Southeast Asian countries. But the real killer is definitely ...
Savills announced on January 21 that it has successfully brokered the sale of 18/20 Berwick Drive in Serangoon Gardens through a tender exercise in December 2018. The site in Serangoon Gardens was sold for $1.7 million below the expected sale price. The mixed landed residential development site in Serangoon
A total of 70 units were sold at Fourth Avenue Residences on the first weekend of launch (Jan 19-20). Property developer Allgreen Properties Ltd said this represents 42 per cent of the 168 units released in phase one of the residential condominium located off Bukit Timah Road in prime District 10. The
As we slowly inch towards Chinese New Year, it’s not just the loud, cringe-y songs that are taking over Singapore. Festive plants and flowers like the money plant, lucky bamboo and more are now being sold ...
Chinese New Year is the absolute worst time in the year to fall sick. Not because it’s inauspicious to start the new year with the sniffles, or because clinics will happily rip you off with a festive surcharge…. ...
Over 80 per cent of owners of the Sultan Plaza commercial building have launched a public tender for a collective sale with a reserve price of $380 million. The 99-year leasehold development along Jalan Sultan, sits on 52,471 sq ft of prime land that is zoned for commercial use. The reserve price for
For many people, the best way to learn if in fact they should refinance is to use a home mortgage refinance calculator By: Hitesh Khan/ Refinancing is often booked as one of the most beneficial ways to save money on your home mortgage. This is not always true and the fact is where you save [&hellipThe
Finding a mortgage provider and loan that meets your refinancing needs can be a complicated process and customers always have several questions. By: Hitesh Khan/ The most common reason for refinancing is to save money. Saving money through refinancing can be achieved in two ways: By obtaining a lower
JLL, as the exclusive marketing agent, announced the sale of 291 Serangoon Road, a freehold six-storey commercial building located within a short walking distance to Farrer Park MRT station. 291 Serangoon Road is located on a corner plot and commands a 35-metre wide dual frontage onto Serangoon Road
Home based business financing may be challenging but not impossible By: Hitesh Khan/ Running a home-based business can be a profitable and enjoyable way to make a living. But before you consider applying for home based business financing to expand your business, it is important to have an ironclad idea
Knight Frank announced on Jan 14 that Century Warehouse, an exclusive freehold industrial “B1” development along Pasir Panjang Road, has been sold collectively for S$48.5 million to a private investment company. The sale is S$8.5 million less than the initial asking price of S$57 million when the property
Newton Lodge, a 16-unit collective sale site at Newton Road, has been launched for sale by sole marketing agent, JLL. Newton Lodge is conveniently located some 400 meters from the Novena MRT station and the Novena commercial cluster. Major developments around the Novena area have been underway, as the
There are now many more university courses than before, and your life is not over if you fail to make it to medical or law school. If you’re an ‘A’ level or poly grad with good grades, you might still not be able to pursue certain degree courses locally simply because there are no options available
Some employers prefer that you be available to work all three days over the Chinese New Year period. In the lead-up to Chinese New Year, businesses selling festive food and hampers will be marketing their products aggressively.
Here are the steps to buy a house within a year, from getting pre-approved for a mortgage, clearing debt, research and budget planning.The post Buy A House In 2020 With These 9 Steps appeared first on Seedly - Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
There's no question that exchange-traded funds are becoming a big part of the investor's toolkit. Assets in ETFs and similar exchange-traded products now exceed $2.3 trillion, nearly 10 times what they were a decade ago, according to the Investment Company Institute, the fund industry's