29 Aug '17, 7am

The right ingredients to become Singapore's second CBD

The right ingredients to become Singapore's second CBD

THE Jurong Lake District (JLD) is seen as having the right ingredients to become Singapore's second central business district, but its planning cannot be done in isolation from other growth areas and the core CBD, market watchers say. JLL head of research and consultancy Tay Huey Ying said, for example, that given Singapore's small economy and the lack of hinterland to support demand for office space, it would be better to focus efforts on developing a few, instead of many, growth areas at a time. "This approach will facilitate the building of a critical mass of supporting businesses and amenities, as well as live-in population - all of which are important locational criteria for businesses," she said. Agreeing, Cushman & Wakefield research head Christine Li said that it was critical to pace future launches of land supply so that it is in sync with demand. Going by the sta...

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