THE government cannot take a hands-off approach to the property cycle and allow bubbles to develop, said National Development Minister Lawrence Wong as he explained the rationale behind July's...

PROPERTY-cooling measures announced in July have dampened sentiment towards the Singapore property market, says the latest quarterly Real Estate Sentiment Index (RESI), which assesses perceptions and...

THE new guidelines on average unit sizes and the maximum number of units allowed in new private flat and condo developments could affect affordability for those looking to downsize and retire, and...

THE nearly 46,000 private residential units that could become available for sale in 2019 and 2020 would take about five years to be absorbed by the market - and this is barring unforseen...

THE recent cooling measures have "indeed weakened market sentiments and demand" by raising the barriers for entry for "all categories of buyers", said Real Estate Developers...

EDITORIAL

Same facts, different interpretations.

PROPERTY players are still coming to terms with the surprise cooling measures that took effect on July 6, with various views on their impact aired at Real Estate Developers' Association of...

THE imposition of heftier additional buyer's stamp duty (ABSD) on developers is "a big setback for the property market in Singapore", Real Estate Developers' Association of...

PROPERTY CURBS

THE government's latest measures to cool the private residential market drew a sharp response from the Real Estate Developers Association of Singapore (Redas)...

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