SINGAPORE — Singapore’s premier three-generation (3Gen) flats launched in 2013 to 2015, to help multi-generation households live under one roof, has seen an average take-up rate of 83 per cent – or 651 of 786 units being booked. The 115 sq m flats come with four bedrooms and three bathrooms, two of which are en-suite, to give their occupants more privacy and comfort.
SINGAPORE: The resale prices of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats fell by 0.1 per cent in 2016, according to latest figures from HDB released on Thursday (Jan 26).
For the fourth quarter of 2016, the Resale Price Index saw the same drop when compared to the previous quarter, it added.
SINGAPORE — Private home prices in Singapore fell 3.1 per cent in 2016, with both landed and non-landed properties witnessing a drop in prices, according to latest figures by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) on Thursday (Jan 26).
Singapore is the 7th least corrupt country in the world, according to Transparency International’s latest annual review. The island city-state moved up one spot from 8th in 2015 to 7th this year in the Corruption Perceptions Index 2016. However, it’s score of 84 points was one lower than last year, according to Transparency International’s report, which draws on a mix of business and government sources for its rankings.
Singapore was also the only Asian state to make the top ten of least corrupt countries.