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Singapore home prices see slight increase, but outlook expected to be flat

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Singapore home prices see slight increase, but outlook expected to be flat

SINGAPORE (Oct 1): Singapore’s private residential property index has increased by 1.4 points from 150.8 points in 2Q19 to 152.2 points in 3Q19, representing a 0.9% increase, compared to a 1.5% inc

Rich families skirt tax by buying homes for kids

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Rich families skirt tax by buying homes for kids

Singapore rich kids end up with penthouses as parents skirt tax

Singapore's luxury condos helped boost property sales in May

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Singapore's luxury condos helped boost property sales in May

SINGAPORE (June 18): Property sales in Singapore jumped 30% last month, led by demand for luxury condos.

Singaporeans snap up biggest share of homes compared to foreigners in decade

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Singaporeans snap up biggest share of homes compared to foreigners in decade

(Apr 29): Singaporeans’ deep-seated desire for home ownership has seen them snap up the biggest share of residential properties versus foreigners in a decade.

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Singapore shoe-box rule may cheer home buyers, not home builders

(Oct 24): Putting an end to “shoe-box sized” apartments in Singapore may be reason for residents to cheer but for developers, it could prove a double whammy.

Government revises Proximity Housing Grant (PHG) criteria to within 4km

SINGAPORE (Feb 19): Families are encouraged to live near each other in the latest Budget 2018.

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Singapore property is missing something

(Nov 14): Singapore's housing market is ticking all the right boxes for revival. Except one.

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Home sharing may be why Singapore hotel receipts aren't growing in tandem with tourist arrivals

(Oct 12): Sizing up the home-sharing industry in Singapore has become the economist’s puzzle as the aspiring “Smart Nation” grapples with resistance to next-door strangers.

Singapore's home prices rise for first time in 4 years

(Oct 2): Singapore’s home prices rose for the first time in four years, snapping a record run of declines and confirming recent signs that the property market is rebounding.

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