Property

5 Essential Steps When Renting Out Your Singapore Property
5 Essential Steps When Renting Out Your Singapore Property
Renting out your property is great. Facing a disgruntled customs officer, as he explains which part of ...
17 September 2012
Are You Ready to Buy a House in Singapore? 5 Signs of Readiness
Are You Ready to Buy a House in Singapore? 5 Signs of Readiness
In the property market, it’s taboo to tell a buyer to wait. The industry advice is to buy as soon as you ...
6 August 2012
How to Negotiate When Buying Your Property
How to Negotiate When Buying Your Property
In every real estate negotiation, I’ve left  sellers with tears in their eyes. Mainly from laughter, when ...
2 August 2012
5 Renovation Mistakes That Can Cost You Money
5 Renovation Mistakes That Can Cost You Money
Every so often, you’ll meet a designer who’s convinced style and common sense don’t get along. That their ...
19 July 2012
How to Successfully Flip a House in Singapore
How to Successfully Flip a House in Singapore
Back in ’07, house flipping was the express train to Moneyville. Stock brokers were flipping houses. Pensioners ...
12 July 2012
Buying Singapore Property? Don’t Get Trapped by a Law Firm!
Buying Singapore Property? Don’t Get Trapped by a Law Firm!
You know about the legal issues when buying property? Sure you don’t. If you’re like anyone else, you accepted ...
21 May 2012
3 Lessons From the Sky Habitat Sale
3 Lessons From the Sky Habitat Sale
Yeah, “Sky Habitat” is right; because that’s how far the buyers of this Bishan Condo have kicked off from ...
19 April 2012
5 Good Reasons to Get Mortgage Insurance
5 Good Reasons to Get Mortgage Insurance
A lot of Singaporeans decline mortgage insurance, and mostly because of the sales pitch. I mean, here you ...
20 February 2012
3 Unusual Reasons to Get a Higher Property Valuation
3 Unusual Reasons to Get a Higher Property Valuation
When I say some property buyers sometimes want higher valuations, people look at me like I just claimed ...
14 February 2012
Renovation Loans in Singapore: How They Work & How to Get One
Renovation Loans in Singapore: How They Work & How to Get One
If you made a diorama of my house, you’d get something like a Lego brick a cat chewed on. And the interior ...
13 February 2012
How to Get Good Tenants in Singapore
How to Get Good Tenants in Singapore
When it comes to finding good tenants, Singapore is a step up…from hell. If there was a training video ...
5 February 2012
How to Negotiate Your Rent in Singapore
How to Negotiate Your Rent in Singapore
Imagine smuggling 10 live cobras in a bodily orifice. Now take that level of difficulty, push it forward, ...
29 January 2012
Shoebox Apartments in Singapore: 5 Reasons Not to Buy
Shoebox Apartments in Singapore: 5 Reasons Not to Buy
The list of overrated things is pretty long in 2012. But up there with K-Pop and Donald Trump’s business ...
17 January 2012
5 Simple Ways to Save Money When Moving House in Singapore
5 Simple Ways to Save Money When Moving House in Singapore
The last time I moved house, I was stupid enough to find a random company off the Internet. Let’s just ...
8 January 2012
Progressive Payment Scheme for Singapore Property
Progressive Payment Scheme for Singapore Property
It’s been four years since the progressive payment scheme became the norm. By now, property buyers have ...
13 October 2011