Tag: Housing

Anyone want a S$500 Boon Keng utility room?

Singapore—Well, we knew that tiny living spaces were a trend, and that prime real estate in Singapore is expensive, but a utility room at...
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Kaspersky: Information shared online becomes one’s reputation and creates an impact in the real...

Manila, Dec. 10 — Asia Pacific (APAC) is fertile land for social media, housing more than half of the world’s total users and center...

Hawker refuses to sell Geylang home, even after adjoining properties get sold for millions...

Singapore—Amid the various housing developments being built around the country, there are people who still refuse to let go of the property they own,...

Rent in S’pore highest in 3 years due to expat demand, may rise even...

Singapore—Residential rental rates surged in 2019, reaching the highest they have ever been, according to a report from Bloomberg. Moreover, the report says rent...

Ceiling collapses over toilet in HDB flat, netizens ask if it’s a fake story

A netizen recently took to Facebook calling on residents of Housing and Development Board flats after the ceiling of one of his family friend's...

Singaporeans have much to look forward to in the coming months

The first week of 2020 has already introduced changes to life in Singapore, including in the areas of Internet speed, taxes and transport. Singaporeans can...

Pritam Singh commends ST for issuing clarification regarding AHTC’s powers over residents’ flats

Singapore—Pritam Singh, the secretary-general of the Workers’ Party (WP) expressed his approval for the correction issued in the November 14 edition of the Straits...

HDB’s deficit rises to S$2 billion due to fewer units sold

Singapore—The Housing and Development Board (HDB) has posted a deficit of almost S$2 billion for the financial year ended on March 31, 2019. In...

Time is running out for 37 families who need to leave Katong due to...

Singapore—The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) has given 37 families who live in an estate in Katong until December 2020 to find new homes. Scheduled major...

Malaysia raises a tax for the rich, allows foreigners to buy property worth RM600k

Malaysia's government raised the tax bracket for the rich earning RM2 million above to 30 per cent in a bid to generate more revenue and is allowing...
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