Does distance between school and home matter?

It is a strange thing how people fuss over the distance they have to travel despite us being in a country so small that it doesn’t take long to get anywhere anyway. Yet, distance travelled is sort of a national issue with a lot of effort spent into minimising how far one has to move
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Tips to get your child enrolled in primary school

Getting your child into the primary school of your choice is a nerve-wrecking, stressful affair that requires you to fight tooth and nail with other parents competing for a spot. It is unfortunate thus, that the entire primary school process is a cutthroat one and it is sad that the beginning of your child’s education
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Tips For Buying A Landed Property In Singapore

Purchasing a resale landed property is never an easy decision. In fact, this move is likely a more difficult one compared to purchasing a newly developed condominium unit – which in most cases would be presented to you in tip-top condition. The physical condition of landed properties differs from home to home. Some may have
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How to buy property in the UK

Overseas property is a commodity now and if there is one country where buying such property is an adventure, it’s the UK. From modern condominiums to old manors and period homes, the UK has a wealth of property types waiting to be seen, bought and lived in. With such an eclectic range of homes to
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Can Singaporeans take loans to buy UK property?

The UK is arguably one of the easiest places to buy property in. With virtually no restrictions levied on foreign buyers, the only thing you need to make sure of is having enough money in your pocket to buy property. However, finding the right bank with the right package for you will take time and
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Common types of property in the UK

Buying property in the UK is not difficult or restrictive like other countries. There are almost no restrictions (nationality, policies) preventing a foreigner with the money to buy property or land in the UK. If you are an investor or looking to relocate to the UK, read our guide on how to buy property in the
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Why Singaporeans should buy property in the UK

Consisting of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom (UK) is a sovereign state steeped in cultural identity and natural beauty. Combine this with its stable political and economic environment and the nation becomes an attractive investment location. While its capital, London, is an investment hotspot for investors with the cash to spend,
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All you need to know about Australian mortgages

Singapore and Australia are close neighbours and trading partners, yet both have slightly different approaches when it comes to home loans and real estate. In this article, we’ll be comparing these differences to find out in which country is it easier to apply a home loan. Difference in the housing markets The housing market in
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Common property types in Australia

Over the years, the Australian government has made it much easier for foreign investors to buy land, residential or commercial property. All you need is the approval of the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB). Our how-to guide on acquiring Australia property defines the processes you will need to go through should you be interested in investing down under. But
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Why you need an Australian mortgage broker

Why do you need an Australian mortgage broker? After you’ve decided to invest in an Australian property, now you want to take a loan for the purchase. What do you do next? Investing in a different country can be a difficult process even if it is neighbouring Australia. You may not be familiar with the
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