Tag: Property

Singapore rushes to save banks amid property rules easing

Bloomberg on Friday said banks has been given a reprieve with the easing of the country's property rules, following a rise in housing loans...

Tips for Singaporeans when buying a property in Iskandar Malaysia

When I was growing up in Singapore, I recall my relatives telling me cautionary tales about Johor whenever a negative story appeared in the local...
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Home Loan Calculator – You Should Definitely Read This Before Using One

Applying for a home loan in Singapore feels like a lot of shows on cable right now. The new government regulations resembles the plot of...
Gen Y

Why Are Gen Y Singaporeans Saving So Little Despite Not Having to Pay Rent?

Sure, a house costs a ton of money in Singapore—but so does a Ferrari. Neither affects you at this point if you're still living...
Property

Are You Making a Huge Mistake By Upgrading Your Property?

Singaporeans are always looking for reasons to upgrade to a larger home. Then again why shouldn't they? Homes are small enough as it is!...
Justice

5 Important Things Your Lawyer Actually Does For You When You Buy a Property

You've been scrimping and saving to buy your first property, and now they tell you you have to pay a few thousand dollars for...
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How to Get More Out of Your Lawyer When You Purchase Property

Whenever you tell people you're going to speak to your lawyer, they immediately assume you're going to jail or getting sued. Whatever it is,...

Malaysian Property is Still a Good Deal in 2014: E&O Tells Us Why

Last year, Malaysia announced new policies for foreign property buyers. We all braced for a bloodbath, predicting something to match Singapore's cooling measures. But...

MAS Offers Exemptions From TDSR – First Step In Preventing a Home Loan Debt...

Yesterday's announcement by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) that it would exempt owner-occupiers of residential properties from the current TDSR rules was an...

How to Rent Out or Sell Haunted Property

So your last tenant ended gibbering about shadows and voices, before they carted him to the asylum. And at least three prospective buyers have...
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