Biography of the Author Sing Tien Foo

Sing Tien Foo

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  1. Singapore condo

    Commentary: Higher buyer’s stamp duty a wealth tax with mixed impact on the property market

    The higher buyer’s stamp duty may jolt property prices, says director of the Institute of Real Estate Studies at the National University of Singapore.
  2. Property buyers in showroom (1)

    Commentary: In modern Singapore, a ‘lucky’ address a way to display wealth and status

    Do Singaporeans decide where to live based on superstition and numerology? The National University of Singapore’s Sing Tien Foo finds that many ...
  3. condo showroom

    Commentary: What happens when the en bloc musical chairs stop?

    Two National University of Singapore experts discuss the impact of collective sales on the private housing market, including whether prices will ...
  4. Singapore residential housing

    Commentary: The ugly supply-side dynamics that can temper an en bloc frenzy

    We are likely to see more successful residential collective sale deals in 2017. But developers beware the nasty disputes that may arise among ...
  5. airbnb 3

    Commentary: Regulating Airbnb rentals not pressing until numbers grow

    Regulating the sharing economy to accurately price in disamenities can be challenging, but not doing so only serves to kick the can down the road, ...