04 Dec '13, 11am

New: Singapore Property News This Week #132

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) is curbing the use of the term “small office home office” (SoHo) for commercial and residential units by developers. This is because people may be led to think that such units can be used as homes and offices concurrently or interchangeably. In fact, SoHo is a marketing term which does not refer to any specific use or type of development. The planning permission for a residential SoHo unit only gives it clearance to be used as a home. A separate application must be made to use it as a home-office with several restrictions on the kind of business that can be conducted there. Developers may market such units at a higher price, and it may be too late for buyers to realize that the units cannot be freely used as a home and an office, especially now that there are more shoebox units headed for completion. Developers and their marketing ag...

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