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    Is It Worth Buying a Condo in Singapore?

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    “Property is a good investment because it always goes up.” ...does it really?

    What Happens to the HDB Flat If My Parents Pass Away Without a Will?

    Selling Guide

    The conversation that no one wants to have — what happens to property after your parents p...

    Wuhan Virus: Should Homebuyers Be Worried?

    buying property

    The coronavirus pandemic has caused a dent in China’s $43 trillion property market as deve...

    8 Home Loan Planning Tips Every Fresh Grad Should Know

    buying property

    Graduating from college is liberating: it marks your first significant achievement into ad...

    The REAL Costs of Renting Out Your Home in Singapore

    hdb rental

    Most Singaporeans think that renting out their flat or condo is an easy way of making some...

    5 Great CNY Games to Play with Your Kids At Home

    Tips & Advice

    Chinese New Year (CNY) is a time of celebration, gathering with loved ones, and experienci...

    4 Questions People Ask Property Agents During CNY Reunions

    Selling Guide

    Gong Xi Fa Cai! Chinese New Year 2020 is just around the corner. If you’ve got any relativ...

    11 Easy DIY Home Hacks For Pre-CNY Prep

    Tips & Advice

    CNY 2020 is right around the corner! But before you can start chowing down on pineapple ta...

    8 Fun Chinese New Year Traditions You Can Do in Your New Home

    Tips & Advice

    Surely you’ve heard all the festive tunes playing in the malls, supermarkets, and just abo...

    5 Renovations That Hurt Your Home's Value in Singapore

    how to increase property value

    Imagine spending tens of thousands of dollars renovating your home. That should yield a po...

    5 Mistakes People Make When Selling Their Homes

    hdb resale process

    When selling a property in Singapore, there are many important factors to consider if we w...

    159 Home Staging Tips to Sell Your House Fast

    property for sale

    Home staging doesn’t need to be a costly, complicated affair. Sure, you could go all out a...

    First Timer’s Guide to Buying HDB – BTO vs Resale

    hdb for sale

    Most of us in Singapore have spent our childhoods growing up in Housing Development Board ...

    Option to Purchase: The Final Key to Selling Your HDB Flat

    hdb resale process

    First time selling your HDB flat? After finding a buyer and negotiating a satisfactory sel...

    HDB Resale Application - All You Need to Know to Sell Your HDB Flat

    Selling Guide

    You’ve finally found a buyer for your HDB flat. Great! But now you’re wondering just how t...

    The Expat’s 2019 Guide to the Types of Property in Singapore

    Buying Guide

    Considering moving to Singapore and making this sunny island your new home? You’re not alo...

    Marrying a Foreigner? You May Be Eligible for $40,000 in Grants

    hdb resale process

    Did you know that almost 1 in 3 people living in Singapore are neither citizens nor PRs? I...

    8 Things to Know About the Enhanced CPF Housing Grant

    hdb resale process

    First-time HDB buyers rejoice: the CPF Board’s latest Enhanced CPF Housing Grant has now m...

    The 2019 Guide to HDB Housing Grants (Updated!)

    Buying Guide

    In our conservative island-state, our housing regulations are skewed in favor of Singapore...

    7 Myths About Property Agents Everyone Thinks Are True

    Selling Guide

    Looking to buy or sell a house? You’ll always encounter this individual. He or she will be...

    How to Calculate & Avoid Paying Seller’s Stamp Duty

    property for sale

    “You mean I have to pay stamp duty when selling my house?” The answer is yes. Apart from y...

    Loans for 2nd Property: 2 Keys to Watch For in 2019

    Buying Guide

    S$1,454. That’s the average cost of Singapore’s real estate per square foot. Now, that’s e...

    What Happens to Your HDB Flat After Divorce / Bankruptcy?

    Tips & Advice

    Divorce and bankruptcy are two social taboos in Singapore. If these two topics come out in...

    The Ultimate Home Loans Glossary

    Selling Guide

    Applying for home loans to purchase a property? You’ll be given a thick stack of paperwork...

    Freehold vs Leasehold Singapore: 5 Reasons Freehold is Better

    Buying Guide

    Buying your first private property in Singapore is a milestone. It represents the level of...

    HDB Lease Buyback Scheme: A Practical Guide

    Selling Guide

    47%. That’s almost half the Singaporean population who will be 65 and above by 2050. It ma...

    Freelancers: Here’s How to Secure a Larger Housing Loan.

    Buying Guide

    As a freelancer or self-employed individual, it can feel a little lonely when you’re apply...

    How do I check my property tax? [Singapore 2019 Guide]

    Buying Guide

    One thing the Singapore government has done right is to make it easy for us to own our own...

    7 Things to Know About ABSD for Your 2nd Property

    Buying Guide

    In March 2019, Singapore was named the most expensive city in the world to live in (alongs...

    Is It Worth It to Engage a Property Agent? (Pros and Cons)

    Selling Guide

    In 2010, only 11% of HDB owners sold their flats without the help of a property agent. By ...

    How to Apply for a BTO / Balance Flat [2019 Step-by-Step Guide]

    hdb for sale

    For any Singaporean man who’s gone through NS, applying for a BTO or balance flat feels li...

    How to Buy Resale Private Property in Singapore [2019 Guide]

    upgrading to a condo

    With an average property price of US$874,372, Singapore was ranked the second-most expensi...

    HDB Resale Procedure 2019 [The Buyer's Step-by-Step Guide]

    Buying Guide

    Resale HDB flats have several advantages over BTO flats. You won’t have to wait 3-5 years,...

    2 Easy Steps to Get a Precise Valuation on Your Next Property

    Buying Guide

    At a seminar I attended recently, the speaker recounted a horror story his parents had gon...

    The REAL Costs of Buying a Property in Singapore [2019 Guide]

    Buying Guide

    Buying a new home is probably the single biggest purchase you’ll have to make in your life...

    HDB Loan vs Bank Loan: 3 Easy Keys to Help You Decide

    Buying Guide

    You’ve trawled through the HDB website, looked at various bank offerings, and are still un...

    How to Buy a House in Singapore: The First-Timer's Guide to Financial Planning

    Buying Guide

    Let’s face it: living in Singapore is expensive. And we're not just talking about cars. Wh...

    What Kind of Property Can You Buy in Singapore? [Updated 2019]

    buying property

    In the market for a new home in Singapore? Or thinking about moving out of your family’s p...

    The Step-by-Step Guide to Sell Your Private Property

    property valuation report

    Selling your private property isn’t nearly as complicated as selling an HDB flat. For one,...

    10+ Traps to Avoid When Upgrading from an HDB [2019 Edition]

    hdb resale process

    Maybe your family has outgrown that starter BTO flat and you’re now looking to trade up fo...

    The Costs of Selling Your Property in Singapore [2019 Edition]

    hdb resale process

    Even though Singaporeans are generally risk-averse, most of us don’t have a gigantic wad o...

    What To Do After You Secure A Tenant [Singapore Guide]

    hdb rental

    Just got an offer from a tenant? Congrats! You’re all set to generate a steady stream of p...

    The Newbie Landlord's Guide: How to Rent Out Your Condo

    private property rental

    So you’ve bought a condominium, and you intend to finance your monthly mortgage by renting...

    How Much To Charge When Renting Your Home

    hdb rental

    So you’ve finally fulfilled your property’s MOP, and you can now rent out your property. I...

    Can I Rent Out My HDB Flat / Condo? [2019 Guide]

    hdb rental

    Everyone loves the idea of passive income, and one of the easiest ways to generate a stead...

    The Newbie Landlord’s Guide: How To Rent Out Your HDB Flat

    hdb rental

    Decided that you want to rent out your HDB flat, but don’t know where to start? You’re at ...

    So You’ve Found a Buyer for Your Property. Now What?

    hdb resale process

    Congratulations! You’ve managed to find a buyer for your resale HDB or private property. Y...

    HDB Resale Timeline 2019: How to Sell Your HDB Flat [Step-by-Step]

    hdb for sale

    Maybe you’ve been living in that BTO flat for a while now. You’re doing well financially, ...

    3 Steps to Determine If You're Ready to Sell Your House

    hdb for sale

    In land-scarce Singapore, selling your property is a huge step. But it’s challenging to fi...

    10+ Tips to Increase Your Property’s Value – and Sell It FAST

    property for sale

    Maybe you’ve read the news articles on HDB resale flats going at sky high prices – some ev...

    How to Value & Price Your Property for Sale [The Full Guide]

    hdb for sale

    A lot goes into pricing your property for sale in Singapore. You don’t want to shortchange...

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