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  1. Kim Cheng HDB estate

    Is it really that bad an idea to buy a 40-year-old resale HDB flat?

    These flats are halfway through their lease. Are they worth the price?
  2. Resale HDB vs condo

    Resale HDB vs condominium: Are flats a bad investment?

    If you’re deciding whether to invest your money in a HDB flat or a condo, here are some things to consider.
  3. 10 noob questions about property

    10 noob questions about buying your first property, answered

    BTO or resale? What happens to a flat when the 99-year lease is up? And why are newer flats smaller?
  4. backpacker hostel turned apartment 1

    The Singaporean who bought an abandoned hostel and turned it into a walk-up apartment for S$1M

    He spent close to S$100,000 renovating the 1255 sq ft apartment in Lavender.
  5. Hands cupping around a house cartoon

    A checklist to relationship-proof your property before buying one

    Before making probably the biggest financial commitment of your life, answer these questions first to avoid wrecking your relationships with your ...
  6. Green lid and a metal scraper

    What are Singaporeans' biggest home renovation regrets?

    We asked seven homeowners for their stories – and it's not always about cost.
  7. Illustration of two people holding up the roof of a house revealing money

    Minimum Occupancy Period: What you can do with your flat after the 5-year period ends

    The Minimum Occupancy Period or MOP means flat owners can’t sell or rent out their property for five years. But after that, there ways of either ...
  8. Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park

    A ‘castle’ foodcourt, a clock playground and other surprises at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio

    How much do you know about Bishan and Ang Mo Kio? Here’s a quick look at some things you might have overlooked in the neighbourhood.
  9. Showflat survival kit

    Viewing a showflat? Here's how to put together the ultimate survival kit

    If you're looking to outlast, outwit and outcompete the condominium-buying crowd, here are the must-haves to pack along with you.