Property Cooling Measures

For the past few years, the Singapore government has been implementing several property cooling measures to stabilize property prices in Singapore and avert property bubble from forming in our homeland. For investors or home buyers who are interested to purchase any Singapore property, it will be important to know the cooling measures well before making any purchase. 14th September 2009…

Stamp Duties

Before making purchase of any residential property in Singapore, it is important to be aware of the taxes that one is subjected to before making a major financial commitment. Below are some important property taxes that a home buyer should take note : Buyer’s Stamp Duty (BSD) Based on the purchase price or market value, whichever is higher : First…

Regions and Districts

CCR, OCR and RCR are terms that describe the different regions in Singapore. They are descriptions of the three main regions of Singapore, constituting of several districts within them, which in turn contains the various planning areas of Singapore – to put it simply, the various towns or streets of the country. As such, there are 3 main regions of…