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Old estates, new buzz

More new business owners are staking out forgotten, greying neighbourhoods in the belief they will be the next hipster central. But will their efforts pay off? BT Weekend looks at the the race for the 'next Tiong Bahru', spotlighting four edgy lifestyle postcodes
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 06:00

STRAY cats yawn, before stretching out parallel to the racks of laundry that rust in the setting sun. A block away, two aunties in pyjamas fan themselves as they chit-chat in the public exercise corner, their eyes tracing the younger intruders that trundle by, like guardians of the ground-floor