$2.05M EC Penthouse - A Case of No Winners?

Over the weekend, you might have heard about a $2.05 million Executive Condominium being sold in a scant 2 hours after booking began at 10am.  This has certainly created quite a buzz.  Some questioned the high price, while others were shocked with the size and overt luxury afforded in the public housing sphere, all subsidised [...]

Dec 242012

BLUTA Singapore wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! May good tidings and cheer accompany you for the rest of the coming years.

Preparing for a Successful House Viewing

As we all know, presentation is a key element in making sales. Selling a home is no different. A presentable home will attract more buyers, and a higher price too. Today’s property market has slowed down, with lower volumes across the market. A smaller pool of buyers means that it is all the more important [...]

Public Housing - Are the Rules Public Enough?

It has been well over 50 years since the Housing Development Board (HDB) first came into being and took over the Singapore Improvement Trust, spawned by the Housing and Development Act of 1960. In those early years, it hit the ground running and overcame the serious housing obstacles that lay before it. Decades later, many [...]