Showing posts from June, 2009

Property Launches The Gale at Flora Road

As posted in on 23 Jun 2009 by Yeo ZH Property Launches The Gale at Flora Road to be launched The Gale at Flora Road to be launched A new freehold project called the Gale by Tripartite Developers will launched soon. It is located along Flora Road, next to Dahlia Park Condo and Ballota Park Condo. There are 329 units available in this development. Unit types available: 1 bedroom units 2 bedroom units 2+1 bedrooms units 3 bedroom units 4 bedroom units Prices are as yet unannounced. Drop me an email at for a full brief on the project.

Property Launches Sophia Residence

As posted in on 19 Jun 2009 by Yeo ZH Property Launches Sophia Residence to be launched Sophia Residence to be launched A new freehold condo will be reportedly launched soon by Guocoland. It will feature 272 units in blocks from 8 to 14 storeys high. The development is located jut behind Paradiz Centre and is near Dhoby Ghaut MRT. Units reportedly as follows: 1-bedroom (14 units) ~ 610 sqft 2-bedroom (22 units) ~ 790 sqft to 800 sqft 3-bedroom (166 units) ~ 1030 sqft to 1460 sqft 4-bedroom (49 units) ~ 1840 sqft to 2060 sqft Penthouses (21 units) ~ 1640 sqft to 2960 sqft The condo will have full facilities which include a 50m lap pool, Jacuzzis, children’s pools and fitness areas. What is interesting to note is that the development won a BCA Platinum Award for its eco-friendly features. [UPDATE: 9 June 2009. All 272 units will be on sale during launch, with the exception of the penthouses. Pricing: $1,500 to $2,000 per sq ft] [UPDATE: 24 J

Property Launches New Launch 8@Woodleigh

As posted in on 11 Jun 2009 by John Property Launches New Launch at District 13 - 8@Woodleigh New Launch at District 13 - 8@Woodleigh Something new to look at do this weekend! Newly launched 8@Woodleigh will be located right next to the future American International School and Blossoms at Woodleigh along Upper Serangoon Road. Developed by Frasers Centrepoint. There will be 330 units in this 15-storey five tower condominium, ranging from studios to 4 bedrooms. Prices are rumoured to hover around the $750-$800 psf range. It's also in between Woodleigh and Potong Pasir MRTs. Tenure: 99 year leasehold TOP: 2012 Room sizes: * Studios - approx. 450 sqft * 2 Bedroom - approx. 850 sqft * 2 + 1 - approx. 950 sqft * 3 Bedroom - approx.900 sqft - 1,150 sqft * 4 Bedroom – approx. 1,350 sqf Condominium Facilities: * Lap Pool * Spa Pool * Pool Pavilion / Pool Deck * Function Room * Gymnasium * Steam Rooms * Jacuzzi * Children’s Play Area

Before you sublet your HDB apartment

HDB flats sold under the Home Ownership Scheme are meant for owner-occupation by the owners and their families. However, flat owners may sublet their whole flat or spare rooms if they meet the eligibility conditions. To sublet the whole flat, prior approval from HDB is needed. For subletting of rooms, no approval from HDB is required but flat owners must continue to live in the flat during the period of subletting and comply with other subletting conditions. To avoid committing the offence of harbouring immigration offenders, we advise flat owners to check and ensure that their foreign subtenants are legally allowed to stay in Singapore when subletting their whole flat or rooms. Eligibility of Flat Owners You have satisfied a 3-year or 5-year Minimum Occupation Period (MOP) You are allowed to sublet your whole flat if : • You have occupied your non-subsidised flat (flat purchased from the open market without a CPF housing grant) for at least 3 years; or • You have occupied your subsidi