ERA REALTY has hired industry veteran Nicholas Mak as its head of research and consultancy, as part of the brokerage's effort to grow those capabilities, The Business Times has learned.

FEWER Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats changed hands in the first three months of the year compared with the last quarter of 2018, falling 14.2 per cent to 4,835 cases.

BT EXCLUSIVE

THE ERA group is betting on the luxury segment and a new headquarters to cushion the challenges facing the Singapore housing market, particularly that arising from the July cooling measures.