New Launch vs Resale Condos In 2024: Which To Buy? The property market has seen some notable changes over the year; but one of the more obvious differences is the price gap between new launch and resale condos. With new launches now at around $2,000 psf, an increasing number of buyers – including HDB upgraders […]
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Is It Still Worth Buying A Freehold Property For Retirement? A few years ago, I wrote an article, “FREEHOLD VS LEASEHOLD: Is It Always Worth Paying More For A Freehold Condo?”. Here, I am asking a related question, does it make a difference whether we are buying a freehold or leasehold condo for retirement? Many […]
Is It Still Worth Upgrading To A Condo In 2024? As 2023 comes to an end, home loan interest rates are up, and private home prices are higher than they were in previous years (although frankly, home prices rising is something that can be said of most years). This has led some HDB upgraders to […]
How Your Property Can Still Provide For Retirement In 2023 And Beyond Retirement planning is paramount to many Singaporeans. Beyond the traditional portfolio of stocks and bonds, real estate has always been a compelling and tangible asset class that can redefine your golden years. In this age of uncertainty, where economic landscapes can shift unpredictably, […]
Minimum Occupation Period (MOP) is an important milestone because it is the point at which you can rent out your entire flat or sell it on the open market. What options do I have now after reaching MOP?
Buying your first home is an important decision. What type of housing should you buy? What are the pros and cons of each option? What other factors should you consider?
If you are planning to upgrade from HDB to private condo, the two important steps are financial planning and timeline planning.
New launch versus resale: which is a better investment property? In this article we explore 6 reasons, based on empirical data, why new launch is a better choice.
Integrated developments are very popular with home buyers. What are the reasons? Are they good investments? What are their track records? What are the differences between staying in an integrated development versus a regular condo?
One of the most important factors when you decide to sell your property is to price it correctly. Should you set it high or low?
What are the Pros and Cons of Van Holland? Van Holland is a freehold development that sits on the site of the former Toho Mansion, which was purchased at a price of S$1,805 per square foot per plot ratio. Units at Van Holland are currently selling at an average price of around $2,900 per square […]
Most homebuyers would not consider leasehold landed properties. Here, I would like to challenge conventional thinking and make a case for it.