BT EXCLUSIVE

SHARES of property developers have had a good run over 2017 in anticipation of a property market recovery; investors are now looking to the companies to deliver.

REFLECTING the upbeat sentiment in the property market, developers' sales of private homes and executive condominiums (ECs) were the highest in four years in 2017. This momentum is expected to...

SINGAPORE'S housing rental market remained sluggish last month, but full-year rental declines in 2017 were more moderate than the year before. This confirmed the view of most analysts that...

BT OUTLOOK 2018

AT long last, Singapore's property market is picking up after enduring more than three years of price declines, and its recovery looks set to continue this year, market watchers say...

CITIES and close-in suburbs looking to the future see a troubling trend: The millennials who rejuvenated their downtowns over the past decade are growing older and beginning to leave.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

DESPITE a series of warnings from the government on the risks of excessive exuberance in the property market, it remains to be seen whether market participants will pay heed and exercise prudence -...

THE central bank has joined National Development Minister Lawrence Wong in firing a shot across the bow to developers, homebuyers and lenders, warning about the risks of "excessive exuberance...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) sounded a note of caution on the property market on Thursday, saying that recent market developments such as the en-bloc rage and rising land prices could...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

DEVELOPERS' profit margins may be squeezed with rising land prices - and the government appears to worry they may compromise on two fronts, going by its recent moves and hints of upcoming...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's central bank said on Wednesday it would unwind some restrictions on home loans to partly offset the impact of planned government curbs on the country's housing...