How are property prices affected by new MRT stations

With more lines ready, the premium of being near a station may be affected by the number of stops and transfers to the CBD. -BT

Yun Nam boss picks up GCB at Brizay Park

Latest deal brings to at least 23 the number of GCB transactions so far in 2016. -BT

Journey to the east

The whopping 240ha Tampines North development will house 21,000 new homes, of which, 17,000 are Housing Board (HDB) flats. -Home & Decor

6 factors to consider before buying an executive condo in Singapore

Every now and then, I get Singaporeans I barely know asking me whether I grew up in private housing or an HDB flat. - MoneySmart

ValueMax CEO buys Katong freehold bungalow for $30 million

It sits on a land area of 2,453 square metres, and the price translates to about S$1,136 per square foot (psf) of land. -BT

Swiss Club sells 3 plots of land at JLL auction

Also snapped up: a duplex penthouse at Seascape in Sentosa Cove and a single storey house at Daffodil Drive -BT

5 ways to decide whether or not to use a housing agent

Selling or buying property can be a troublesome, time-consuming affair. -MoneySmart

Jurong Point put on market with over $2 billion price tag

Jurong Point is expected to appeal to a broad range of other institutional investors including sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and insurance groups. -BT

Singapore's property market shows superficial recovery signs, but problems run deeper

Singapore's private residential property prices dropped 1.5 per cent on-quarter in the third quarter, marking 12 straight quarters of declines. -CNBC

3 private projects on preview this weekend

Analysts expect home hunters to pick up smaller units again at upcoming projects. -ST

Justin Bieber renting exclusive London mansion for $2.2 million a year

The sprawling 24,000 sq ft mansion has 15 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms and five reception rooms. -AsiaOne

CDL to take 20 per cent stake in 163-unit Tokyo residence

This investment is in line with CDL's diversification strategy to accelerate our overseas expansion.- BT

Curbing 'lottery gains' of flats may backfire: Experts

Imposing tighter resale conditions on public flats in prime areas may not deter buyers from cashing in, and may even lead to other problems. -ST

2 ultra high net worth investors buy more property in Singapore

Jewellery business boss buys Nassim Park Residences penthouse and Spanish tycoon continues buying spree for shophouses. -BT

What happens to your HDB flat after a divorce?

For most couples undergoing divorce, the ideal outcome would be to retain the HDB flat, or be able to sell it at a good price and splitting the proceeds. -Dollars and Sense

How to capitalise on Singapore's declining luxury property sector

One method that makes sense for those who are serious in investing in luxury properties would be to invest through an investment fund. -Dollars and Sense

Sentosa hotel on the market for $300 million

The Le Meridien S'pore, Sentosa is owned by Treasure Resort, which is majority owned by Rodney Tan and his family. -BT