In my line of work, I will sometimes run into potential clients who are very clear on what they want. Oh, I want a place at this location. I will only go for $XXXX psf. The place must be nearby certain amenities, etc. It is always refreshing to meet a client who probably has done
As a property agent, I do not give my advice lightly. Everyone has their own unique situation – whether from a financial viewpoint or personal preferences. I am aware that buying a property in Singapore will be one of the largest purchases you will ever make in your life. As such, I recommend you to
If you read my previous post about upgrading your HDB flat, you will notice there are usually 2 stages in life when Singaporeans purchase property. The first property will be a HDB flat as the couple is still young and still establishing their income and careers. This happens between the ages of 25 to 33
What is ABSD? Have you come across this abbreviation? First introduced in 2011 and revised in 2013 as a property cooling measure, Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty or ABSD is a form of tax that is payable in addition to the usual Buyer’s Stamp Duty whenever someone makes a purchase or acquires a piece of residential
Before you get all excited and get ready to leap into purchasing your second property in Singapore, it is important that you have an idea about the rules surrounding it. Sure, they aren’t exactly the most exciting or interesting things to know, but an informed and knowledgeable investor is a smart investor.
In the not-so-desirable property market outlook today, smart investors see it as a golden opportunity to purchase a second property in Singapore due to the falling prices. There are a few ways where an avid investor can purchase a second property.
What’s problematic for people who go into property investment without a clue of what is going on? Everything, of course. I cannot stress enough on how crucial it is for you to do your homework and know what exactly you are getting yourself into to prevent burning yourself – badly.