How Does the Singapore Government Cope With The High Rental Demand?

Singapore’s rental price index has surged by 55% since the fourth quarter of 2020. This means that it is much more expensive to rent now compared to three years ago. However, there is a glimmer of relief as it has shown signs of stabilisation in the most recent quarter. Source: URA The substantial increase in […]

Everything You Need to Know About Singapore’s Tenancy Agreement

What is a Tenancy Agreement? The Tenancy Agreement is a legally binding document that establishes the terms and conditions agreed upon by both the landlord and tenant. Instead of seeing it as restrictive, it’s more aptly viewed as a tool to safeguard the interests of both parties. In situations involving disputes or breaches of the […]

What is the Singapore Private Residential Property Market Outlook for 2023 Q3?

Are you in search of your next home or seeking undervalued investment opportunities? Understanding today’s property market dynamics is absolutely key. What better way than to analyse the data from Urban Redevelopment Authority’s (URA) quarterly report.  Just recently, URA released their 2023 Q3 report and it unveiled a striking observation: there has been a substantial […]

Why is London Worth Investing Despite the Decline in UK Overall House Prices?

As Singapore grapples with escalating property prices and a series of regulatory cooling measures, such as Additional Buyer Stamp Duty (ABSD), many property investors are turning their gaze abroad. Among the promising prospects, the UK property market stands out. Fueled by factors like a more robust occupancy rate and absence of ABSD, the UK presents […]

Considering the New Plus Flats: How Would it Impact the HDB Property Market?

Previously, in October 2021, the Ministry of National Development (MND) announced the Prime Location Housing (PLH) model. From the following month, new Build-To-Order (BTO) projects situated in the designated four ‘prime’ neighbourhoods (Central Area, Queenstown, Kallang/Whampoa, and Bukit Merah) were classified as Prime flats.  Recently, during the National Day Rally in August 2023, Prime Minister […]

Is There an Investment Opportunity Lying in Singapore’s Executive Condominiums (ECs)?

Executive Condominiums (ECs) in Singapore represent a unique housing solution, catering to the needs of the middle-class population facing challenges in the traditional housing market. The concept of ECs was introduced as a strategic initiative by the government to address the housing needs of individuals who find themselves in the income bracket that disqualifies them […]