Monthly Archives: December 2011

Prices Of Tiong Bahru Pre-War Flats Rising

With a whole slew of coffee houses and indie retail shops in Tiong Bahru, 20 blocks of pre-war conservation homes have gained renewed interest, pushing up prices by about 50 percent in the last two years, according to a report … Continue reading

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Majority Of Singaporeans Still Feel Homes Too Expensive

If the results of a recent PropertyGuru real estate affordability sentiment survey are anything to go by, the majority of home buyers in Singapore should be satisfied with the latest government cooling measures. Carried out in cooperation with market research … Continue reading

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Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty For Private Property From 8 Dec 2011

SINGAPORE: The government has imposed an Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty (ABSD) for private property of between 3 per cent and 10 per cent for Singaporeans, Permanent Residents and foreigners to moderate investment demand for private residential property and promote a … Continue reading

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