Tag: buying property

Property agent commission in Singapore: How much should I pay?

A good property agent more than deserves his/her commission, but many buyers and sellers are often unsure about how much to pay. So do landlords and tenants. Truth is, there are many factors that determine property agent commission in Singapore; even seasoned sellers, buyers and renters can become confused about industry standards. So, here’s our…

Your BTO breakup will cost you up to $78k

This article first appeared on Seedly and is part of a content syndication agreement between 99.co and Seedly.   Breakups suck, but you know what’s worse? Breaking up when you and your partner have already balloted for a BTO flat. While I’ve shared my experience with regard to the nuances of getting your BTO, as well…

GuocoLand to preview the freehold Meyer Mansion on Sept 7

Singapore-listed property developer GuocoLand will preview Meyer Mansion on Sept 7. Located on Meyer Road, the freehold project will be GuocoLand’s first addition in two years. The launch is slated to be on Sept 13. The project is a redevelopment of the former Casa Meyfort. Guocoland had acquired the 76-unit condo for $319.88 million (or…

Property along Singapore River with Central Business District Skyline Panorama

Why Foreign Investors Buy Properties in Singapore

In cities such as Singapore and Hong Kong, property is a hot button topic with keen interest from both local and foreign buyers. Traditionally, it is also considered one of the safest forms of investments for people to grow their money. A report by investment bank UBS published in 2018 said that properties in Singapore…

Property Jargon of the Day: Conveyancing Fees

Every day, 99.co takes a piece of property jargon and demystifies it. Today, we’re looking at conveyancing fees: What are conveyancing fees? Conveyancing refers to the transfer of legal title of property from one person to another, or the granting of an encumbrance such as a mortgage or a lien. Hence, conveyancing fees refer to…

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