13 Oct '11, 1am

Tighter criteria will make it harder for PRs to buy landed homes in Singapore, says Shanmugam

Tighter criteria will make it harder for PRs to buy landed homes in Singapore, says Shanmugam

Tighter criteria for non-Singaporeans wanting to buy landed property should result in a sharp fall of approved applications by permanent residents, Law and Foreign Minister K. Shanmugam said. -- ST PHOTO: AZIZ HUSSIN By Melissa Tan Permanent residents will find it harder to buy landed property in the wake of the Government's tightening of criteria for non-Singaporeans wanting to buy such housing. As a result, the number of approved applications by PRs for landed housing is set to fall sharply, Law and Foreign Minister K. Shanmugam said on Wednesday. The criteria are used to assess PRs' applications to buy landed homes under the Residential Property Act. 'We have always taken a very strict approach as to whom we will allow... This year we tightened (the restrictions) even further,' he told reporters after a visit to a black-and-white bungalow owned by the Singapore Land Aut...

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