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.sgFri, 17 Feb 2017 14:20:54 GMT SGTiProperty.com.sg Logohttp://iproperty.com.sg/images/iproplogoSG.gifhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg20040 Singapore’s developers preview projects to test uncertain market07fbf0ff-3f5a-4da7-af9f-1b0c2fce2d67http://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?c0b54a18-cbe4-44a6-a636-578ba51f10ffhttp://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 renta220924b-ce37-464f-9926-3c7e697ba112http://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 July4784079e-3145-43f7-a78f-751512a2ad3fhttp://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 home0b69717b-2029-4aa3-9776-6d9b490e79cchttp://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 c1d3d458-a886-4e36-8c7c-befc0dd173fehttp://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 money7d31f2e8-65f5-4c50-bfad-13ee2c6b26b7http://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% 7e23bdf7-aadf-4e39-92fa-3538e040edefhttp://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 815e93d4-22c3-4212-b758-1af43bc0de21http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/425/En-bloc-Sale-in-Review-(1) Jackie Chan’s condo sold to OUE Review in New Project Sale8f833ec5-7b2b-42e2-a857-5a1c7e774a98http://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% 9854534a-1d42-4d1d-83e6-bfef10510929http://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 Kong954b2b7a-fd88-4af8-88ae-05c9d44a5e36http://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 bde111c5-4545-4795-816b-e2c3d7c5c2cehttp://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 allowance2e5d1c14-b4a2-4a24-b72b-46ade72e248bhttp://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 homes55d05a68-38e8-40a6-8839-e8b165646131http://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 dee5eeca-1d39-4a1e-8f52-d782584ad0a2http://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 74343445-15b9-4980-862b-ece2506d4e75http://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 cc107d3a-781f-4ed5-89b3-0710cd1dda29http://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 075725d7c5-1a38-4be8-b477-a47d889c4d18http://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/435/A-week-in-review---18th-Aug-07A week in review - Stock market in roller-coast ride Issue in focus198e64d2-5251-4d08-b692-fb23595aef3dhttp://www.iproperty.com.sg/news/436/Issue-in-focusStock market correction won’t kill property bull