iProperty.com.sg Real Estate and Property Newshttp://www.iproperty.com.sgThe latest Singapore Real Estate and Property News Updates on iProperty.com.sgen-usCopyright 2010, iProperty.com.sgTue, 30 May 2017 10:19:57 GMT SGTiProperty.com.sg Logohttp://iproperty.com.sg/images/iproplogoSG.gifhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg20040 Singapore’s developers preview projects to test uncertain market9340ddda-0ee8-44d1-9223-423127b7251ehttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/98/Singapore’s-developers-preview-projects-to-test-uncertain-marketCondos released at Keppel Bay, Lincoln Road, Moulmein Road and Nathan Road Will government clamp down on sub-sale?0832a12f-e0db-4643-93a8-78bd66100ca1http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/417/Will-government-clamp-down-on-sub-sale?Many doomsayers are predicting that something similar to the 1996 anti-speculation curb measures will take place soon. That is, if the property bull-run blunts Singapore's competitiveness. HDB released figures of flats approved for rent569e283e-bc2f-413a-a544-23f33d597321http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/418/HDB-released-figures-of-flats-approved-for-rentIn an unprecedented move, the HDB has released new data on the number of approved flats available for rent according to different flat types. Property Market Review – Looking back at July2a4faf98-3854-4d48-a425-240e8f6d8c1ahttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/419/Property-Market-Review-–-Looking-back-at-JulyJuly 2007 was indeed an eventful month for real estate investors, buyers/sellers as well as agents. First, it was a month where the GST received a 2-point increase. It means cost of living for the majority have gone up a notch. US sub-prime woes hit homec102c742-a8c0-4e46-ae08-9ea828b33872http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/420/US-sub-prime-woes-hit-homeThe woes of the US sub-prime mortgage market continued to worry stock markets all over Asia. On 6 August 2007, the Straits Times Index (STI) fell 127.05 points, or 3.7%, to end at 3,308.99, the sharpest one-day correction since 28 February. SAEA says agent must pass CEHA by end of 2008 8534de91-2acb-4ba2-9579-64310a01b055http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/421/SAEA-says-agent-must-pass-CEHA-by-end-of-2008-The Singapore Accredited Estate Agencies (SAEA) was formed by a group of industry professionals with support from relevant government agencies in November 2005. Scotts Square gives The Marq a good run for the money81915578-5301-4e7c-900d-52322d67d6a7http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/423/Scotts-Square-gives-The-Marq-a-good-run-for-the-moneyScotts Square, an ultra-luxury condominium right in the heart of Orchard Road is 50% sold after a week of private placement exercise. Singapore’s growth forecast raised to 7%-8% 7614492f-3201-48ec-a360-c36bdf34d131http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/424/Singapore’s-growth-forecast-raised-to-7%-8%--The Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, while revising the growth forecast of the nation on the National Day, said that Singapore would be ‘completely transformed’ within the next decade. En bloc Sale in Review ba20f16d-b7e3-4499-9740-5d58b58d3f1bhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/425/En-bloc-Sale-in-Review-(1) Jackie Chan’s condo sold to OUE Review in New Project Salee691c74c-a758-42c5-8b08-7642e8dde242http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/426/Review-in-New-Project-SaleThe Parc at West coast 100% sold Singapore’s growth forecast raised to 7%-8% 93ffd08b-3d62-44d0-bb9a-c24d751d8305http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/427/Singapore’s-growth-forecast-raised-to-7%-8%-The Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, while revising the growth forecast of the nation on the National Day, said that Singapore would be ‘completely transformed’ within the next decade. Singapore still cheaper than Hong Kong31572962-319f-460c-8e2d-de1cdc2792bdhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/428/Singapore-still-cheaper-than-Hong-KongDespite the recent stock market corrections, from Singapore to Hong Kong, employers have found it tough to satisfy the demand for quality housing for expatriates who agreed to ply their trade in this part of the globe. CDL bullish about future e61c854b-0105-4752-acd8-d4d59d17543dhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/429/CDL-bullish-about-future-City Development’s revenue rose 28.8% year-on-year to $775.2 million and net profit up more than four-fold from $44.9 million to $194.4 million. Expatriates getting higher housing allowance9f1e8a8b-ba2d-4c46-972a-9156c8372affhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/430/Expatriates-getting-higher-housing-allowanceThe American Chamber of Commerce has revealed in a recent survey that about 20% more senior executives are dissatisfied over the higher costs of living in Singapore. Median price for Orchard Road homes08c3e836-daea-411c-8644-da7d36f2a6c6http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/431/Median-price-for-Orchard-Road-homesAccording to date by Urban Redevelopment Authority, the median price for St Regis Residences on Cuscaden Road is $3,713 psf. Private home market boom not affected by US market woes 60271271-e141-42a7-bafa-eed4cf846d85http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/432/Private-home-market-boom-not-affected-by-US-market-woes-Despite the US sub-prime market chaos, new homes market in Singapore continued its historic run. Soleil condo near Novena MRT 63a1699d-9fae-452f-b310-c4713d04d903http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/433/Soleil-condo-near-Novena-MRT-Soleil @ Sinaran near Novena MRT Station was 37% sold after the private preview that was only opened to staff and invitees. By 16 April 2007, another 173 units were snapped up. By now, the project is 80% sold. HDB resale prices for smaller flats likely to rise 403a5dad-6635-423e-bc27-2ec80548202chttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/434/HDB-resale-prices-for-smaller-flats-likely-to-rise-Singapore Home LoanLast week was clearly a time that belonged to the lower-income group in Singapore. A week in review - 18th Aug 076e5b6042-5f03-415c-9f3e-c8eaccd475ebhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/435/A-week-in-review---18th-Aug-07A week in review - Stock market in roller-coast ride Issue in focus7149ef2e-018a-4155-ba88-2022487c9b58http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/436/Issue-in-focusStock market correction won’t kill property bull