Property

RenoSG costs
Renovation Costs in Singapore – How Much Should You Budget?
The most expensive thing you can buy in Singapore is probably your home. Given that kind of investment, ...
30 March 2021
Singtel Home Protect - home contents insurance
Don’t Assume Your Home is Fully Protected: Why You May Need to Relook Your Coverage
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
hdb sales of balance flat
HDB Sale of Balance Flats 2021: Guide to SBF & Open Booking
Although the SOP for buying an HDB BTO flat has been well-documented, buying a flat via HDB’s Sale of Balance ...
26 February 2021
New Norm 2021: Do You Know What It Takes to Buy A Home in Singapore This Year?
New Norm 2021: Do You Know What It Takes to Buy A Home in Singapore This Year?
Last year (2020) saw us battling with Covid-19, circuit breaker, job insecurity, cashflow fears, recession ...
HDB BTO Launch Feb 2021 Review
HDB BTO Launch Feb 2021 Review: Bidadari, Boon Keng, Tengah & Bukit Batok
After a crazy 2020, 2021’s first HDB BTO launch is a sign that the world goes on turning no matter what ...
5 February 2021
Step by Step Guide Buying a BTO
Buying an HDB BTO Flat in 2021: A Step-By-Step Guide
Buying an HDB BTO flat is practically a rite of passage for Singaporeans, a sign that you’re finally ready ...
4 February 2021
Singapore REITs (2018) – MoneySmart Guide to Investing in REITs
REITs in Singapore — MoneySmart Guide to Investing in REITs
Investing in real estate is part of the Singapore Dream. Own property, become a landlord, enjoy a consistent ...
17 January 2021
HDB Grants 101
HDB Grants Guide 2021 — What’s the Max CPF Housing Grant You Can Get?
If you’re buying an HDB flat in Singapore for the first time, you’re just beginning to realise how much ...
17 November 2020
Ascendas REIT & iTrust (A17U, CY6U) Guide: Share Prices, Dividends and Market News
Ascendas REIT & iTrust (A17U, CY6U) Guide: Share Prices, Dividends and Market News
Thanks to the consistent rise of property prices and rents in Singapore, real estate investment trust or ...
8 May 2020
rent singapore cost guide
Rent In Singapore 2020 — Cost Guide To Renting A Room Or Home
So you’re moving to Singapore, attracted by the island nation’s promise of high salaries and the opportunity ...
12 March 2020
Best Home Loans in Singapore (2020) — How to Pick the Best Mortgage for Your Property
Best Home Loans in Singapore (2020) — How to Pick the Best Mortgage for Your Property
Have you got your eye on a new home and are already looking for the best home loan in Singapore? Are you ...
11 March 2020
hdb bto feb 2020 launch
HDB BTO Launch Feb 2020 — Toa Payoh & Sembawang Review
Valentine’s Day is coming, which means it’s the BTO season again! This February 2020, the Housing Development ...
11 February 2020
hdb bishan bto 2025
Bishan BTO 2025 — Everything We Know About It So Far (With Photos)
It’s been quite a year for high-profile HDB BTOs. First, there were not 1 but 2 oversubscribed Boon Keng ...
4 November 2019
cheap aircon servicing singapore 2018
Best Aircon Servicing in Singapore 2019 – Price of Repairs & Servicing From 8 Reputable Companies
For some of us, air conditioning isn’t a luxury, it’s a mercy. But aircon units can be pretty high maintenance, ...
1 November 2019
posb hdb home loan
Financing Your Property With a Bank Loan — Do You Identify With these Common Singapore Scenarios?
This post was written in collaboration with POSB. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
HSBC home loan review singapore
HSBC Home Loan Review Singapore 2019 – Which Mortgage to Choose from HSBC
HSBC isn’t one of the big boys like DBS or OCBC, so many people overlook them when searching for a home ...
8 October 2019
property lawyer for buying a home
What Does a Property Lawyer Do When You’re Buying a House in Singapore
As if your property purchase wasn’t expensive enough, you also need to fork out a few thousand dollars ...
4 October 2019
hdb first time home buyers
Common Misconceptions First Time Homebuyers Have When It Comes To Buying an HDB Flat
This post was written in collaboration with MND. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
enhanced housing grant ehg
Enhanced Housing Grant (EHG) — How Much Do You Get & How Does It Affect Your First HDB Flat Purchase?
The recently announced Enhanced Housing Grant (EHG) consolidates the Additional Housing Grant (AHG) and ...
12 September 2019
HDB BTO Launch Aug 2019 – Punggol & Tampines BTO Review
HDB BTO Launch Sep 2019 – Punggol & Tampines BTO Review
National Day 2019 is upon us once more, and I’m sure that patriots all over the island will want to celebrate ...
11 September 2019
greater southern waterfront 2019
Greater Southern Waterfront Singapore — 7 Things We Know So Far in 2019
For some politically apathetic young Singaporeans, the key takeaway from the recent National Day Rally ...
22 August 2019
hdb resale flat singapore
7 Factors to Consider When Looking for an HDB Resale Flat
Whether you’re buying an HDB resale flat as a first-timer or just looking to “upgrade” now that your first ...
13 August 2019
hdb bto status symbol
HDB BTO Status Symbols – How Much Would It Cost to Buy Them All?
One of the downsides to living in a resale flat is that I don’t get to take part in the bubbling cauldron ...
29 July 2019
passive income
7 Ways for Regular People to Earn Passive Income in Singapore
Having a steady stream of passive income sounds like a dream, because it effectively means you get to earn ...
17 July 2019
Short term rental singapore
Short Term Rental in Singapore: Guide For Tenants And Landlords
Renting in Singapore isn’t easy, and not only because of the sky high rents. Renting is strictly regulated ...
12 July 2019