NEW home sales in June dropped almost half from May - but the numbers will jump back up this month with the last-minute buying frenzy the night before a new round of cooling measures kicked in on...

DEVELOPERS may trim prices of new launches by as much as 10 per cent from their earlier indications in response to the latest round of property cooling measures, with high-end homes likely to see...

DESPITE surprise cooling measures that took effect on Friday, sales at three mass-market properties here continued to garner what experts considered a fair amount of interest over the weekend.

SINGAPORE banks are expected to benefit from property cooling measures which kicked in on July 6, which will reduce speculative demand for residential properties and increase banks' buffers...

COMMENTARY

THE timing of the additional cooling measures came as a surprise on Thursday, as developers have just loaded up their landbanks over the last 18 months in anticipation of blockbuster sales in the...

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)...

PROPERTY CURBS

IN JUST one night, over a thousand units were sold in three condominium projects, which were launched in knee-jerk reaction to the announced changes to the additional buyer's stamp duty (ABSD)...

PROPERTY CURBS

PROPERTY stocks and financials took a hammering on Friday as news broke the night before of the government hiking additional buyer's stamp duty (ABSD) and tightening mortgages...

PROPERTY CURBS

PROPERTY consultants generally do not expect the latest property cooling measures to bring the current en bloc cycle to a complete halt, though things will slow down drastically.

PROPERTY CURBS

HOME buyers will be hit hard by the latest property cooling measures since the lower borrowing limits require them to stump up a lot more cash, say bankers.