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Most BTO flat buyers in mature estates are first-timers

Artist’s impression of the Tampines GreenCourt BTO project. (Photo: HDB) On average, about 80 percent of people buying Build-to-Order (BTO) flats in mature estates from the Housing and Development Board (HDB) are first-timers, according to a written parliamentary reply from the Ministry of National Development on Monday (8 January). It stated this in reply to …

Queens Peak Condo Queenstown MRT

Queens Peak will be the blockbuster launch of the year in the city fringe precinct, Queenstown. The development will feature 2 stunning towers of 44 storeys tall on a land size of 10,516.10 square meters comprising of 736 residential units, 1 childcare and 1 shop unit. Sitting right beside Queenstown MRT and surrounded by a myriad of amenities, it …

Things to know before investing in property in Singapore

Here are three important considerations when buying an investment property. Funding Unless you have sufficient savings to fully finance your investment, you will likely take out a housing loan for your acquisition. Thus, it is imperative to determine how much a bank will lend you. In Singapore, only citizens can borrow with a loan-to-value (LTV) …