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Friday, February 17th, 2017


Resale condominium market in gradual recovery

  Could a slice of sunshine be sliding its way back into the local private property market? Resale condominium prices have risen 1.1% in January and it’s a bigger increase than the 0.5% in the last 2 months of 2016. And as expected, non-landed private residential properties located in prime districts lead the way, with a 1.9% month-on-month increase. Central region properties also gained 1.5% in terms of prices while that of suburban properties rose by 0.4%. In a year-on-year comparison, resale prices were 0.3% higher than in the sameRead More

Former property agent jailed for trying to grab loaded revolver from police officer

SINGAPORE – A woman, who tried to grab a police officer’s loaded revolver after being involved in a minor traffic accident, was on Friday (Feb 17) sentenced to 11 months’ jail, and 12 weeks’ jail in lieu of caning. Singapore permanent resident Han Jing, 38, was a property agent when she committed the offence at the junction of Soo Chow Drive and Soo Chow Garden Road in the Thomson area at 1.25am on Jan 22 last year. When Staff Sergeant Muhammad Noor Abdul Rahman and Sgt Muhammad Ihsan Mohammad HelmiRead More