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S’pore is 6th costliest for home, office rents

The new Savills Live/Work Index has ranked Singapore the world’s sixth most expensive city for companies to locate employees, a position held since 2008.

The index measures the total costs per employee of renting living and working space on a US dollar basis in 12 world cities. 197 more words

Real Estate / Property Market

New enhancements to Lease Buyback Scheme

The Ministry of National Development (MND) together with the Housing & Development Board (HDB) today announced four enhancements to the Lease Buyback Scheme (LBS), which will benefit more elderly households and offers greater flexibility to suit different needs. 482 more words

Asia Property

What constitutes a "good location" buy?

Someone asked us what we consider as “good locations” when buying property in Singapore. Below is our list of the top eight factors that make a good location. 760 more words

Property Talk

Luxury Market Pickup

Propertyguru recently noted an uptick in the luxury home sector this quarter, with $125.5m worth of deals being transacted. That represents a 53% increase q-o-q. What are those in the luxury market seeing that the others are not? 207 more words

Singapore Property

 Singapore Property News Recap

 Cluster homes get new ruling

Under the new guidelines announced by the URA, strata landed housing estates will now be required to have up to 45% of their land area set up for commu-nal areas, up from the 30% currently. 493 more words

Singapore Property