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
The total value of all shophouse transactions last year is about $1.45 billion, up by 40.8% y-o-y from $1.03 billion in 2017, according to PropNex Realty. About 167 shophouses changed hands last year, and the total transaction value is the highest since 2012 when $1.38 billion in sales were recorded,
A seven-year-old Good Class Bungalow in the exclusive Binjai Park GCB area is on the market for $40 million. Located at 98 Binjai Park, the freehold property sits on a 27,320 sq ft plot which includes a 45m road frontage. The guide price translates to $1,464 psf on the land area.The house has a total
Six shophouses will be featured at PropNex Realty’s auction on Jan 29. One will be sold by private treaty, while the others will go under the hammer as an owner’s sale.A 999-year leasehold shophouse at 53 Jalan Besar has a guide price of $4.6 million to $4.8 million. The two-storey building comes with
Prices here are considered "seriously unaffordable", with survey results showing that the median house price is 4.6 times the median household income...
Brexit-backing billionaire inventor James Dyson has decided to relocate his company’s head office to Singapore in a blow to the UK government.
British electric appliance pioneer Dyson will switch headquarters to Singapore this year due to booming Asian demand but not because of Brexit, the company said Tuesday. The group, founded and owned by serial entrepreneur and vocal Brexit supporter James Dyson, last year announced it would produce electric
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
* Thailand gains for fifth straight session * Malaysia posts over 1-1/2-mth closing high By Shreya Mariam Job Jan 22 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets recovered from early falls to close higher ...
Increasing global trends of populism, protectionism and political uncertainty are driving real estate investors to invest in well-known, gateway cities despite the tight pricing there, according to a report by JLL. Many investors are shunning less familiar cities, but are also exploring alternative or
Jan 22 (Reuters) - China International Capital Corporation Ltd: * SINGAPORE'S GIC SELLS 1.9704 MLN SHARES IN CHINA INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL CORPORATION LTD AT AN AVERAGE PRICE OF HK$15.1300 EACH ON JAN 18 ...
SINGAPORE (Jan 22): Fitch Solutions Macro Research says it expects the Singapore government to adopt looser fiscal policy for FY19/20 (April-March) in an effort to cushion the economic slowdown due to unfavourable global economic conditions.Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat is scheduled to deliver the
SINGAPORE (Jan 22): SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines (SIA), is introducing Phase 2 of its direct flight trial between Singapore and Broome, Western Australia, this June 2019. Following the successful conclusion of the Phase 1 trial in May-June 2018, the second phase involves four return
A newly built, five-storey, mixed development on Ruby Lane, off Serangoon Road, has been put up for sale. The freehold property is held under a single title and has an asking price of $8.5 million. Strata-title subdivision is possible in the future.The first floor of the development comprises commercial
For the second time this week, a prime district condo has relaunched its collective sale attempt. The freehold Grange Heights, located on Saint Thomas Walk in prime District 9, will launch its collective sale tender again on Jan 23. The condo first attempted a collective sale bid in September last year
The collective sale committee of Elizabeth Towers has relaunched their freehold condominium for collective sale with a reserve price of $610 million. The property was first launched for collective sale in June last year with the same reserve price. The tender closed on July 19 without any successful
Go-Jek drivers are able to "complete" a ride without actually doing so, giving them the liberty to wilfully charge riders without even picking them up. The post Several Go-Jek S’pore Users Charged For Unfulfilled Rides – Some Drivers Blame It On App Glitch appeared first on Vulcan Post.