10 Points Checklist for Property Buyers

Does the property fit your objective? Do ask yourself, what is the intention of you buying the property. Is it for own stay, for investment purposes or for legacy purposes (accumulation for the next generation) etc. Different objectives will determine the different types and kind of property that will suit you.   For example, if … Read More

Hmm! To Upgrade Or Stay Put In My HDB Flat?

If you are one of the 30,000 to 35,000 HDB home owners that have reached your five-year minimum occupation period (MOP) for your Built-To-Order (BTO) flats, congratulations, you are now eligible to take the next steps forward in deciding whether to upgrade to another bigger HDB resale flat, stay put, or perhaps taking the next … Read More

How the Cooling Measures can impact 2022 property market

Since 2020 Q1, private housing prices has increased about 9% and HDB resale flat prices has increased about 15% over the same period. This is despite the ongoing pandemic and its corresponding economic impact. In 2021, we are already seeing huge number of transaction volumes in both the private housing market and HDB resale market … Read More

Know the consequences of a wrong decision!

We understand that buying your next property could be one of the most important financial decision as it will involves a huge financial commitment. From our observations, we have witnessed how a right buying decision can create tremendous wealth for a family while a wrong one puts the family into financial difficulties.  Knowing how each … Read More

The Golden Window

In my years of real estate work, one of the frequent questions that property buyers ask me is: When is the best time in my life for me to buy a property? One way to know the answer to this question is to understand your ability to buy a property. Are you able to pay … Read More

Buyers/ Sellers dilemma

If you have followed closely on the price trends of both the private property market and the HDB resale market in 2021, you would have noticed that prices of private properties and HDB resale properties has moved up this year. On the ground, I have also observed that developers had or are intending to increase … Read More

CPF voluntary housing refund

Most of us have used our CPF funds to make payment towards the purchase of our property. We may have use our CPF for payment towards the initial down-payment of the property, for payment towards the stamp duty or as monthly payment for the property’s loan instalment. Whenever we use the CPF funds for such … Read More