SINGAPORE (Oct 3): Last quarter, amid slowing sales and an apartment glut, Singapore home-price growth moderated.
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PETALING JAYA (Sept 20): Sentosa Cove – Singapore's luxury waterfront enclave which recently appeared in the box-office hit 'Crazy Rich Asians' – was dealt another blow by higher stamp duty on foreign purchasers, further hurting the prospects of its already slow-moving real estate market, reported Bloomberg.
The government has acted to cool the red hot residential property market.
SALES of new private homes surged to a four-year high last month when some property cooling measures were adjusted for the first time since they were rolled out in 2009.
SINGAPORE (April 3): Singapore’s property market is expected to benefit from a number of government policy changes that have recently begun to take effect, according to recent research data published by JLL.
SINGAPORE (March 13): A surprise letup of property cooling measures — albeit minor and targeted tweaks — on Friday sent property developer stocks soaring to the highest in more than 20 months.
ON Feb 20, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced in his Budget statement that, with immediate effect, the Central Provident Fund’s (CPF) Housing Grant had been raised to $50,000 for first-timer couples buying four-room or smaller HDB flats from the resale market.
PETALING JAYA (Jan 26): After posting a record high in 2016, China’s property market will show a slower pace of sales growth in 2017 on the back of Beijing’s tightened controls to curb property price growth, according to Moody’s Investors Service.