02 Apr '12, 3am

Private home prices fall for first time in almost 3 years

Private home prices fall for first time in almost 3 years

Potential buyers at the preview of Optima @ Tanah Merah, a 297-unit condominium development on the doorstep of Tanah Merah MRT station. -- ST PHOTO: STEPHANIE YEOW By Esther Teo Private home prices fell for the first time in almost three years. Fresh figures from the Urban Redevelopment Authority showed that prices dipped 0.1 per cent in the first quarter, after a marginal 0.2 per cent rise in the quarter before. Prices of non-landed private homes in the city centre decreased by 0.9 per cent in the quarter while those in the city fringe dropped by 0.7 per cent. Homes in suburban region, however, saw prices rise at a faster rate. They increased 1.2 per cent in the three months to March 31, up from the 0.6 per cent rise in the fourth quarter. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

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

Tweets

Private home prices fall for first time in near...

channelnewsasia.com 02 Apr '12, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Private home prices in Singapore have booked their first decline in nearly three years. Urban Redevelopment Aut...

HDB resale prices increase while private homes prices decline in Q1

HDB resale prices increase while private homes ...

channelnewsasia.com 02 Apr '12, 2am

SINGAPORE: Resale prices of HDB flats rose in the first quarter of 2012, while the prices of private homes fell for the fi...

Do You Have A First Aid Kit At Home? Items that should be in your kit

Do You Have A First Aid Kit At Home? Items that...

munfitnessblog.com 03 Apr '12, 2pm

Keep your first aid kit in an easily accessible place and everyone in the family knows about it. If you buy a prepackaged ...

Build Database Of Ruby Programmers: We would li...

workingwithrails.com 03 Apr '12, 9pm

Set the extra attribute in a join model with an association of has_many :through without creating two records for the join...

Forums • View topic - Spekkies - Authentic Desi...

makansutra.com 03 Apr '12, 1pm

) is a Singapore registered online store selling designer sunglasses. We hold a large variety of brands and products (more...

First Of The Gang (from @sixpegs blog)

First Of The Gang (from @sixpegs blog)

sixpegs.com 05 Apr '12, 12pm

Thursday afternoon. Scorching hot sun. The fly hovers around aimlessly. I am in my room. The bright blue rug that I once l...

#singapore Tech Weekly: Five almost-dead technologies: Going, going, gone… How are these five a... #shopping #sales

#singapore Tech Weekly: Five almost-dead techno...

shopping.insing.com 30 Mar '12, 8am

Some old-and-busted technologies die gracefully of natural causes. Pagers, PDAs, floppy disks – they're gone for good, and...

#OccupyCME #OccupyCBOT New Reports Fault Speculation for Volatile Commodity, Food Prices

#OccupyCME #OccupyCBOT New Reports Fault Specul...

ethanolrfa.org 31 Mar '12, 9pm

(October 17, 2011) Washington – Two new reports independently concluded that speculation in the commodities market is havi...

Coach Fall 2012 is a fresh look for the brand

Coach Fall 2012 is a fresh look for the brand

purseblog.com 28 Mar '12, 6pm

NAVIGATE GALLERY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 NEXT Nestled right in the center of New York City overlooking 5th Ave on...

HDB resale flat prices inch upwards 0.6% in Q1

HDB resale flat prices inch upwards 0.6% in Q1

straitstimes.com 02 Apr '12, 3am

The resale price index inched up by 0.6 per cent over Q4 2011, the lowest growth in the index since Q3 of 2006. -- ST PHOT...