PANDEMIC or not, trading in the most expensive homes in Singapore has continued. But hitting the 2019 volume is unlikely as buyers have become more selective.

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Covid-19 pandemic lops US$2.5b in NYC property tax revenue

AS New York City officials fight to control the coronavirus by this summer, it is becoming clear that the economic...

Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

London luxury home buyers now need a place to park their jets

BUYERS of luxury homes and mansions in and around London are demanding a new amenity in the age of Covid-19:...

Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

UK house prices climb to record high as tax cut stokes market

UK HOUSE prices rose to a record high last month as a government incentive to buy and a desire to move out of big...

Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

US mortgage rates hit record low

MORTGAGE rates in the US started the new year by setting another record low.

Jan 2, 2021 05:50 AM

New train hall opens at New York's Penn Station, echoing building's former glory

FOR more than a half-century, New Yorkers have trudged through the crammed platforms, dark hallways and oppressively...

Dec 19, 2020 05:50 AM

Apac real estate investment deals to rebound 15-20% in 2021: JLL


REAL estate investment deals in the Asia-Pacific may rebound by 15-20 per cent in 2021, led by North Asia, as...

Dec 19, 2020 05:50 AM

The world's CFOs have dire message for real-estate investors

PROPERTY investors are about to discover just how much the global fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic has...

Dec 12, 2020 05:50 AM

HK 'Shop King' struggles to sell billions in property bought during peak

HONG Kong property tycoon Tang Shing-bor is seeking to offload billions of dollars of real estate after an ill-timed...


Jan 21, 2021 05:01 PM

Europe: Stocks extend gains on Biden bounce

[LONDON] European stock markets rose at the start of trading onThursday, extending a bounce on the back of Joe Biden...

Jan 21, 2021 04:37 PM

38 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including four in the community

[SINGAPORE] There were 38 new coronavirus cases confirmed as of noon on Thursday (Jan 21), taking Singapore's total...

Jan 21, 2021 04:23 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close lower

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended slightly lower on Thursday as profit-takers moved in after five days of gains...

Jan 21, 2021 04:19 PM

Bank of Japan leaves interest rates unchanged amid gloomy outlook

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan left its main policy unchanged after forecasting the economy will regain more lost growth...

Jan 21, 2021 04:04 PM

Seoul: Shares extend gains on strong export data, Wall St boost

[SEOUL] South Korean shares extended gains to a third straight session on Thursday, tracking a record close in Wall...

Jan 21, 2021 03:56 PM

Australia: Shares end at 11-month high as jobs data fans optimism

[SYDNEY] Australian shares finished at their highest in 11 months on Thursday as strong employment data instilled...


Oct 26, 2019

URA's Q3 private home price index posts 1.3% q-o-q rise

THE 1.3 per cent quarter-on-quarter rise in Singapore's overall private home price index in the...

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 08:38

URA private home price index up 1.3% q-o-q in Q3, higher than flash estimate rise of 0.9%

SINGAPORE'S benchmark private residential property price index rose 1.3 per cent in the third...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 05:50

Tech@SG pilot spurs hopes of demand spike for home rentals

SINGAPORE'S plans to expand its pool of foreign tech talent under a new scheme may help to boost...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 05:50

Q2 home prices post surprise rise, but analysts call it an anomaly

APARTMENT and condo prices in Singapore rose by 1.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2019 -...

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 05:50

New CPF rules to expand pool of buyers for older homes

THE changes to CPF rules for purchasing older public and private leasehold homes will likely...


Oct 6, 2020

Blazing a trail for impact

UBP has laid the groundwork to build an impact franchise, convinced that it had to act responsibly as a family-owned bank


Oct 6, 2020

Investing in a Covid-plagued economy

Firms are now pivoting towards the digital economy, which is gaining momentum, and the health sector is benefiting from new and sustainable growth opportunities

Jan 21, 2021

New year, new challenges? Some say: 'Bring it on'

IT'S the new year - a time for making resolutions and getting a fresh start. There's no time...


PANDEMIC or not, trading in the most expensive homes in Singapore has continued. But hitting the 2019 volume is unlikely as buyers have become more selective.