After speaking to a few en-bloc owners in the first week of January, who asked me what I think they should do after they collect their en-bloc proceeds in the next few months. I decided to write this article immediately. Collecting en-bloc proceeds is similar to winning the lottery. Recently, on 14th January, one lucky … Continue reading REC Featured Article: The Story of an Enbloc Owner who lost $1.37mil of his Enbloc Proceeds (read this so you don’t ever make the same mistake)
“My property rent is so Low!” “My property price has not appreciated much!” These 2 comments have been very common during client meetings over the last few years. Yesterday, I met a client, Ms Tan whom was referred by a friend. Ms Tan complained that she owns a property at La fiesta which was not … Continue reading REC weekly #123: Is your property investment really giving you returns?
In continuation for the previous article “what en-bloc owners must know about the property market”, this is the final part of the en-bloc mini-series – “Prudent Strategies for Asset Growth” In this final part, I will share 3 common strategies that en-bloc owners will likely be considering and provide my views in a series of … Continue reading REC weekly #0121: Investing your en-bloc proceeds for asset growth in Uncertain times
In continuation for the previous article “what en-bloc owners must know about the property market”, this is the final part of the en-bloc mini-series - “Prudent Strategies for Asset Growth”. In this final part, I will share 3 common strategies that en-bloc owners will likely be considering and provide my views in a series of … Continue reading REC weekly #0120: Is it the right time to buy investment properties in Singapore?
Delivering the continuation to a previous post “en-bloc owners will make the worst decision of their life…” this is Part II, continuation of the mini-series. In order to curate the best option for property owners and buyers, we first need to understand the current property market cycle. The environmental factors of the Singapore Property Market … Continue reading REC weekly #0119: What every en-bloc owner MUST know about the property market
Firstly, to all en-bloc owners whose apartment(s) had completed the en-bloc process before the latest 5th July cooling measures, Congratulations!! They struck a windfall that many envy, before the en-bloc market slowed down (or “crashed”). There are currently more than 5000 en-bloc owners, and they will be making the worst decision of their lives... IF … Continue reading REC weekly #0118: En-bloc owners will make the Worst Decision of their lifes…
In a recently report by Credit Suisse, titled "HDB flats to be less attractive as buyers look for better store of value", it was mentioned that home buyers will turn to private residential properties for store value. This has been a topic of discussion with numerous clients lately, in my opinion, this fact is debatable … Continue reading The #1 most overlooked benefit of owning a private property in Singapore.
Property investors are often attracted to the government’s masterplan for growth areas. However, it is important to analyze and identify whether a growth area is worth investing in. Jurong lake district is a growth area that attracted many property investors over the past 3 years. Recently, during a lunch with one of my property investors, … Continue reading The 20 year wait for Jurong Lake District (JLD), worth the wait?