Court dismisses developer’s claim for damages

PropertyGuru.com.sg Condominium developer Macly Assets lost a bid for $760,000 in damages from a couple whom it said had built lofts in their penthouse apartment in Thomson V Two without their consent. Notably, the property developer blamed the couple for the delay in obtaining its certificate of statutory completion from the Building and Construction Authority
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S’pore preview for Vancouver icon ahead of Canada launch in Sept

PropertyGuru.com.sg Singapore property buyers and investors will get the pick of some of the best units at a Canadian project this weekend, when it holds a preview event in the city-state two months ahead of its global launch. Iconic Vancouver House was approved by the Vancouver City Council in October 2013 and made global headlines
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Prime residential redevelopment site launched for sale

PropertyGuru.com.sg Spring Grove, a residential redevelopment site along Grange Road, is

OCR units lead June’s sales volume

PropertyGuru.com.sg As expected, June was a slower month for private home sales. New sales volume in the Rest of Central Region (RCR) fell by about 66.7 per cent month-on-month (m-o-m) to 167 units, according to the Knight Frank’s Monthly Developers Sales report. The Outside Central Region (OCR) also saw a substantial decrease m-o-m by about
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Mauritius comes to Singapore

PropertyGuru.com.sg Property investments from the exotic island of Mauritius were showcased for the first time in Singapore last weekend – and potential buyers will have another opportunity to learn about the island and a luxury property investment there tonight (Wednesday). The development – Palmyra – in the Quatre Bornes area of the island – will
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City Gate brings district back into the spotlight

PropertyGuru.com.sg While Kampong Glam is known as a cultural and historical zone, its strongest suit is its location – which is on the fringe of the city centre, said property consultants in media reports. They noted that Kampong Glam’s investment outlook for the mid to long-term will be boosted by plans to develop Beach Road
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United partners with Colliers’ PRD

PropertyGuru.com.sg United Real Estate Group, an expanding North American real estate agency has finalised an affiliate partnership with Colliers International’s Asia-Pacific residential subsidiary PRDnationwide, that will see the two groups combine their influence and resources. PRDnationwide currently supports 115 offices throughout Australia, with four additional offices located in Asia and the Middle East. A press
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Sembawang to have two adjacent ECs

PropertyGuru.com.sg The parcel for an executive condominium (EC) site at Sembawang Avenue has been awarded to FCL Tampines Court and KH Capital at the tender price of $214 million yesterday. The site is expected to house 620 units, as it has an area of 22,189.7 sq m and a maximum gross floor area of 62,131.16
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Residential sector led decline in investment sales

PropertyGuru.com.sg Total investment sales value declined by 10.9 percent quarter-on quarter (QoQ) to $4.98 billion in Q2 2014 after rebounding 26.6 percent QoQ to $5.59 billion in 1Q 2014, according to a new report by Colliers International. The total investment sales value for H1 2014 also dropped by 43.6 percent to $10.57 billion, compared to
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Printworks in Singapore spotlight

PropertyGuru.com.sg Galliard Homes, in conjunction with Singapore real estate agent JLL, will be showcasing its latest project to London property buyers and investors in the city-state this weekend. The Printworks, at Clapham Road in London’s SW9, will be exhibited in Singapore at St Regis Hotel Senator Room from 11am until 7pm on Saturday, July 12,
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