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More co-working spaces sprouting up in CBD as demand rises

Property developers are leasing more space to co-working space operators, even as demand rises from businesses in the new economy looking for flexible work areas. Currently, there are 53 co-working space locations in Singapore, almost one-third of which are in … Continue reading

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Short-term rentals of private property illegal, but Govt mulling alternatives

The use of private property for accommodation of less than six months was legislated as illegal in Singapore on Monday (Feb 6), making it unlawful for owners to rent out their homes via online homestay networks such as Airbnb and … Continue reading

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Red Dot Traffic Building to be restored to original off-white colour

The Red Dot Traffic Building, known for its eye-catching red hue, will be restored to its original off-white colour as part of a S$25 million restoration plan, the Ministry of Law announced on Friday (Feb 3). Built in 1928, the … Continue reading

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Shortening minimum stay of private home rentals?

Amendments to the Planning Act will make two practices illegal – that of using private residential properties for rentals of under six months, and housing more than six tenants in each unit. However, the government is looking into shortening the … Continue reading

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Two new names up the ante for already crowded online property portals

THE online property portal market may have reached saturation, at least according to some industry experts who have noted that two new portals have been launched here in the past six months, and at least three existing players responding with … Continue reading

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13 units in Gemini@Sims industrial project up for en bloc sale

THE developer of Gemini@Sims, a freehold industrial project in Kallang, is looking to sell the entire ground floor of 13 strata units via an expression of interest. JLL, the appointed marketing agent, said Wenul Assets (Industrial) Pte Ltd is expecting … Continue reading

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One-north district sees healthy growth but traffic woes persist

The one-north district has been a bright spot for real estate development in Singapore this year. Launched in 2001, the business park is now home to more than 400 companies with about 46,000 workers. Earmarked as Singapore’s technological and innovation … Continue reading

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Factory art? Singapore’s artists head for industrial buildings in the east

Pei Fu Industrial Building is your typical industrial building found all over Tai Seng. Located at the end of New Industrial Road, just off the busy intersection of Upper Paya Lebar Road and Bartley Road East, the old six-storey structure … Continue reading

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Homegrown firm JustCo looks to ‘super-size’ co-working spaces in Singapore

Homegrown space provider JustGroup is rapidly scaling up its presence in the segment of co-working spaces, with plans to open two new shared offices in the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District (CBD) next April. Its co-working brand JustCo currently … Continue reading

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Q3 home sales up 1%, strong resales offset primary home figures

HOME sales rose by one per cent quarter-on-quarter to 4,596 units in the three months to September, led by a stronger showing in the resale market, according to a report by Edmund Tie & Company Research. The resale market saw … Continue reading

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