10 Aug '11, 2am

Serviced residences in Singapore growing in demand

MANY serviced residence operators say more visitors are opting for serviced residences over renting or buying a home when they are posted to work in Singapore. This type of accommodation typically caters to longer-staying guests by providing fully-furnished units that are more spacious than an average hotel room. But these homes can also come with services like weekly house cleaning and baby-sitting services. Serviced residences here say their businesses have have been making a good recovery since the recession of 2008-9, when companies were less likely to commit to longer leases due to the troubled global economy.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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