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Property jargon: Freehold / leasehold

Property Jargon of the Day: Freehold / Leasehold

Every day, 99.co picks a piece of property jargon to explain it. Today we look at freehold and leasehold. Here’s what it’s all about: Freehold and leasehold properties In Singapore, properties can be freehold (you can hold on to them indefinitely), or on a 99-year lease (what we usually mean by leasehold). There’s also another…

freehold sites for sale

2 Freehold Sites Up for Sale Along Cavan Road

Two freehold sites are up for sale along Cavan Road (District 8). While they were once industrial, they’ve now been rezoned for residential use: The two freehold redevelopment sites are at 2 and 21 Cavan Road (District 8). 2 Cavan Road has 20,100 square feet of land, selling at $47.4 million – this site once…

Freehold versus Leasehold condo

Freehold versus Leasehold: a 10 Year Update

The debate about leasehold versus freehold will never die! But for the most part, the majority are on the side of freehold units. We see the appeal, but consider the following before you buy: Over the past 10 years, leasehold condos have appreciated faster overall Across Singapore in general, leasehold condos have appreciated by an…

Meyer Road freehold condo Nanak Mansions

Amber vs. Meyer: a D15 Freehold Condo Showdown

For more affluent property buyers who are looking to buy a freehold condo in the East, they typically come to decide between two mid-to-upscale residential areas of District 15: Amber Road and Meyer Road. Location-wise, these two prime city fringe neighbourhoods are just right next to each other, but visit both of them and you’ll…

property myths Singaporeans believe

5 property myths Singaporeans wholeheartedly believe in

Property myths are more dangerous than simply being misinformed. It’s easy to correct misinformation (i.e. being told the wrong thing), but myths are self-confirming beliefs and mindsets that are hard to change. For example, when you find out that “walking distance” to the MRT actually pushes the limits of what your legs are capable of,…

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