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Reigniting the community spirit

SINGAPORE — Kampung Admiralty, a one-stop hub in Woodlands the includes two residential blocks and is aimed at reigniting the community spirit of yesteryear, welcomed its first residents on Saturday. The elderly residents received the keys to their newly-completed studio apartments from Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan. About 99 per cent, or 103 flats, at this […]

Vision of Punggol as a sustainable and waterfront town

SINGAPORE: Residents in Punggol have a new community space that offers vantage views of Punggol Waterway. Located near transport and shopping facilities, the new town square will be used for a variety of activities such as exercise, food and music events.  This will benefit nearby residents such as those from The Vales EC in Sengkang and The […]

Bidding war for residential sites escalated further

A RESIDENTIAL site at Woodleigh Lane near Bidadari housing estate is the latest to draw aggressive bidding. This time, 15 bidders took part, with CEL Unique Development, a joint venture between Chip Eng Seng, Heeton and KSH, putting in the highest bid of S$700.7 million, which translates to about S$1,110 per square foot per plot […]

Blooms of spring showing

It has been a long winter for Singapore’s property market, but the first blooms of spring are showing. The signs of a revival are strong, such as greatly increased sales volumes and fierce bidding for land by developers ready to fork out eye-watering sums. The latest pointer to an upturn was the keenly contested Toh […]

Resale prices higher from a year ago

NON-LANDED private residential resale prices rose 0.9 per cent in June from May, continuing their gradual recovery since October, flash estimates from SRX Property shows. The uptick in June was led by the Core Central Region (CCR) and Outside Central Region (OCR) which registered 1.3 per cent and 1.1 per cent respectively, while the Rest […]

Developers are hungry and looking for good sites

OWNERS of condominium project Park West are hoping that third time’s the charm in their collective sale attempt, this time at an expected selling price of S$750 million. They saw a strong start on Saturday when signatures from around 30 per cent of owners by share value and strata area were collected on their first […]