01 Dec '11, 12am

British property entrepreneur eyeing Singapore luxury market

British property entrepreneur eyeing Singapore luxury market

'What's the great thing about somewhere like Singapore is that you can do things at a very quick speed. What you dream, you can build here,' says Mr Candy. -- ST PHOTO: LIM WUI LIANG By Esther Teo, Property Reporter A property entrepreneur who is behind London's luxurious One Hyde Park project and who has decked out yachts and jets for tycoons is turning his sights to Singapore. Briton Nicholas Candy told The Straits Times that he sees 'massive opportunities' here. A mixed-use project possibly comprising a hotel, high-end homes and luxury retail valued at 'hundreds of millions', for example, would be something he would be keen to work on. 'It's finding the right site and the right partner; we wouldn't do it without a local partner,' Mr Candy says. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

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