SINGAPORE PROPERTY

A YEAR after en-bloc fever gripped Singapore again, one property analyst thinks that it will hit its peak around the middle of this year.

A FLURRY of land-banking activities by developers propelled Singapore's property investment sales market to its strongest quarter in the first three months this year...

[SHANGHAI] Two Chinese developers that emerged as favorite targets for short-sellers last year are estimating profits jumped amid record home sales, buoying their shares in recent days.

PRIME Minister Theresa May on Monday urged developers to "do their duty" and build more UK houses, threatening that those who delay construction after winning planning permission will find...

[LONDON] Prime Minister Theresa May will urge developers to "do their duty" and build more UK houses, threatening that those who delay construction after winning planning permission will...

ARE developers still on a prowl for land? That question naturally cropped up when the public tenders of 10 or more collective sale sites closed without concluding a sale in recent months.

SHOULD buyers be expecting higher home prices with the recent hike to the top marginal rate for buyer's stamp duty (BSD)?...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

THE surprise hike in the top marginal rate of buyer's stamp duty (BSD) has been touted by officialdom and market watchers as a move towards a more progressive tax system, by placing a heavier...

PARLIAMENT

DEVELOPERS have paid a total of S$380 million in fees and charges to the government for not being able to sell all residential units in their projects within stipulated deadlines.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

HEATED land sales have prompted Singapore's central bank to scrutinise bank financing for property development more closely through a new survey of banks last month. The Monetary Authority of...