SINGAPORE (Dec 11): Fitch Solutions has revised its global growth forecast for 2019 downwards by 0.1 percentage point to 3% to accentuate its view that global growth will slow over the coming years after peaking at 3.4% in 2018.
SINGAPORE (Dec 11): Singapore’s hiring place is expected to moderate in 1Q19 after three consecutive quarters of strengthening labour market activity, according to the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.
Singapore home prices that are expected to increase by as much as 10 percent this year could remain flat next year...
Singapore is the second best real estate investment market in Asia-Pacific as the city state continues to rebound from the cyclical lows of a couple years ago, according to “Emerging Trends in Real Estate — Asia Pacific 2019”, an annual real estate report. The report is jointly published by US-headquartered
On a clear day, residents at The Astaka will have unobstructed views of Johor Bahru city, the Straits of Johor and Singapore from the sky gar- den on the 66th floor, says Zamani bin Kasim, CEO of Astaka Holdings, an integrated property developer in Iskandar Malay- sia that is listed on the Catalist Board
SINGAPORE (Dec 9): Property developer Low Keng Huat (Singapore) saw its earnings fall 60% to $2.6 million for the 3Q18 ended October, from $6.6 million a year ago.
SINGAPORE (Dec 10): Centurion Corporation's second student accommodation fund, the Centurion Student Accommodation Fund, achieved an aggregate committed capital of $70 million at its first closing.
When you were considering investing in real estate, you would have probably asked for some basic information from the developer or agent. As such, I […]
The Housing and Development Board (HDB) announced last Friday (7 Dec) that it intends to launch around 15,000 Build-To-Order (BTO) flats for the whole of 2019...
In the United States, a Daytona State College Deland Campus building was shut down temporarily on Nov 12 this year until spring of next year for thorough cleaning and mould treatment, due to mould overgrowth which contributed to unhealthy indoor air quality. Based on the Industrial Codes of Practice
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 8): The installation of a 180-degree, transparent tunnel for the upcoming SEA LIFE Malaysia attraction will be completed in the first half of 2019, according to Legoland Malaysia Resort. SEA LIFE Malaysia, the world’s largest aquarium brand's attraction will be located in Iskandar
A 2½-storey bungalow at 33 Lotus Avenue, located off Sixth Avenue in prime District 10, will be put up for auction by Knight Frank Singapore on Dec 14 at a price tag of $10.8 million ($2,324 psf). The previous owner purchased the property in 2007, and at that time, it was zoned as a semi-detached house
Over the week of Nov 20 to 27, the top gain was made by the seller of a unit at Glentrees, located on Mount Sinai Lane in District 10. The seller had reaped a profit after holding the property for the long term. The unit was purchased for $1.69 million ($461 psf) in 2004 when the project was first
In the Somerset area, just off the prime Orchard Road shopping belt, transactions of one-bedroom units were seen at two developments on Devonshire Road. A 581 sq ft unit on the 11th floor of The Metz changed hands for $1.35 million ($2,323 psf) on Nov 23, the same price as that paid for the purchase
From private houses to niche luxury projects and high-rise condominiums, the Singapore-based boutique architectural firm is set to change the skyline. It was an equally memorable day for architect Rene Tan, director and co-founder of Singapore-based architectural firm RT+Q, as it marked the completion
SINGAPORE (Dec 7): A large-scale rally is expected to take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia tomorrow (Dec 8, 2018) at Dataran Merdeka. In light of this, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) is advising Singaporeans to defer all non-essential travel to Kuala Lumpur.
By Property Soul (guest contributor) It all started with long queues at the shopping mall roadshow. It took us some time to realize that people were not queuing for popular food or a warehouse sale, but for the trackers of the National Steps Challenge Season 4 – an initiative by the Health Promotion
The site’s tenure started on January 1 1975, and the 32,305 sq ft vacant plot used to be the site of the former Queenstown Cinema. Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) is the marketing agent for the sale. Located 300m to the Queenstown MRT station, the site has been granted Written Permission to be developed
Keppel Land has announced that it will jointly develop residential projects in Greater Jakarta with an investment value of up to INR5 trillion...
SINGAPORE (Dec 8): UOL Group is acquiring an eight-storey Sydney office building as part of the group’s plan to diversify its presence in Australia and to strengthen recurring income streams.
SINGAPORE (Dec 6): Keppel Land is jointly developing residential projects in Greater Jakarta with an investment value of up to IDR 5 trillion ($470 million).with Indonesian developer PT Metropolitan Land Tbk.
Home-grown co-working operator Just- Co has opened two new co-working spaces in Jakarta, marking its first foray into Indonesia. Located at AIA Central and The Plaza Office Tower, the co-working spaces occupy 17,222 sq ft and 20,990 sq ft respectively.