• EdgeProp40 minutes ago

    3 factors to sustain markets in near term as global growth slows

    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.

  • EdgeProp42 minutes ago

    Singapore indicates region's weakest hiring intentions for 1Q19: ManpowerGroup

    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 property market forecasted to ‘standstill’ next year
    PropertyGuru3 hours ago

    Singapore property market forecasted to ‘standstill’ next year

    Singapore home prices that are expected to increase by as much as 10 percent this year could remain flat next year...

  • Park View Mansions to go en bloc at a lower price
    PropertyGuru3 hours ago

    Park View Mansions to go en bloc at a lower price

    Park View Mansions is set to relaunch its en bloc sale tender on Wednesday (12 Dec) at a reserve price of $250 million...

  • EdgeProp5 hours ago

    Singapore ranks second among investment destinations in Asia

    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

  • Lofty living at Southeast Asia’s tallest towers
    EdgePropyesterday

    Lofty living at Southeast Asia’s tallest towers

    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

  • EdgePropyesterday

    Low Keng Huat posts 60% drop in 3Q earnings to $2.6 mil

    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.

  • EdgePropyesterday

    Centurion raises $70 mil at first closing of global student accommodation fund

    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.

  • Auctions gaining traction among ultra-rich as a mode of sale
    PropertyGuruyesterday

    Auctions gaining traction among ultra-rich as a mode of sale

    More high-net-worth individuals are turning to auction as an effective mode of selling their properties...

  • Singapore Property Market Trends To Watch Out For In 2019
    ZUU onlineyesterday

    Singapore Property Market Trends To Watch Out For In 2019

    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 […]

  • HDB slightly reduces BTO supply for 2019
    PropertyGuruyesterday

    HDB slightly reduces BTO supply for 2019

    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...

  • Mould, the health threat lurking in your home
    EdgePropyesterday

    Mould, the health threat lurking in your home

    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

  • EdgePropyesterday

    Legoland Malaysia to install ocean tunnel for SEA LIFE

    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

  • Bungalow on Sixth Avenue to debut at $10.8 mil
    EdgeProp2 days ago

    Bungalow on Sixth Avenue to debut at $10.8 mil

    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

  • Glentrees resale unit rakes in $2.3 mil profit
    EdgeProp3 days ago

    Glentrees resale unit rakes in $2.3 mil profit

    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

  • Unit at The Metz fetches $1.35 mil
    EdgeProp3 days ago

    Unit at The Metz fetches $1.35 mil

    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

  • RT+Q'S maverick designs
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    RT+Q'S maverick designs

    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

  • EdgeProp4 days ago

    Singaporeans advised to defer non-essential travels to KL amid planned large-scale rally

    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.

  • The Curious Case of New Launch Sales Number Discrepancies and 3 Mysteries
    Propwise.sg4 days ago

    The Curious Case of New Launch Sales Number Discrepancies and 3 Mysteries

    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

  • Govt trims land sales amid large supply, softer demand
    PropertyGuru4 days ago

    Govt trims land sales amid large supply, softer demand

    The government revealed last week that it will release five confirmed list sites and nine reserve list sites for sale...

  • This week in property: Highlights from Dec 3 to Dec 7
    EdgeProp4 days ago

    This week in property: Highlights from Dec 3 to Dec 7

    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 partners Metland for Jakarta residential projects
    PropertyGuru4 days ago

    Keppel Land partners Metland for Jakarta residential projects

    Keppel Land has announced that it will jointly develop residential projects in Greater Jakarta with an investment value of up to INR5 trillion...

  • EdgeProp4 days ago

    UOL acquiring eight-storey office building in Sydney for $153 mil

    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.

  • EdgeProp4 days ago

    Keppel Land to co-develop up to $470 mil of residential developments in Jakarta

    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.

  • JustCo opens two co-working spaces in Jakarta
    EdgeProp4 days ago

    JustCo opens two co-working spaces in Jakarta

    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.