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Interest Rates Benedict Ang
New Purchase Benedict Ang

<p>With more and more million-dollar HDBs popping up in the news, many might wonder how the average Singaporean can actually afford them. Beyond that, the often talked about question is: Will HDB prices continue to rise? When will be a good time to enter the market?</p> <p>In order to understand HDB trends, it's important to go straight to the beginning to understand how the Housing Development Board (HDB) came about. Created in 1960, HDB was birthed with a mission to fix the nation's housing crunch. Their mandate has always been to provide affordable, quality homes for Singaporeans.</p> <p>Looking at today's ...</p>

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

Will Singapore experience a recession in 2023? We share 5 points that new homebuyers will need to consider

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

The property market has defied all expectations, with valuations still at an all-time high despite higher interest rates. We ask why

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

With property prices still rising in Singapore, we could all use a little help in ensuring we buy a home that is affordable. Introducing the 3-3-5 Rule!

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

Private property prices fell for the first-time in three years, which makes the new condo launches this quarter even more exciting

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

Regardless of how exorbitant property prices in Singapore are, many of us still aspire to be homeowners. Take note of these 4 key tricks maintain affordability.

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

The new HDB Flat Eligibility (HFE) letter is a streamlined document that gives HDB homebuyers a clearer idea of what they can apply for when it comes to housing and financing

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

Last month, the Singapore government plugged yet another loophole for those looking to buy multiple properties. We discuss why so many want to own a second property in Singapore

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New Purchase Si Jie Lim

If you're looking for a resale HDB flat, it's been a seller's market for 21 months. Here's 3 methods to help you figure out how much you should really be paying!

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New Purchase Peter Lin

In a recent Parliament session, Minister of State Alvin Tan mentioned that the median TDSR is 43%, but what is TDSR and how do you calculate it?


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