22 Sep '14, 9am

Five executive condominiums (EC) are coming onto the market, after a nine-month drought in EC launches but...

Five executive condominiums (EC) are coming onto the market, after a nine-month drought in EC launches but...

FIVE executive condominiums (EC) are coming onto the market, after a nine-month drought in EC launches, but consultants and developers alike are unsure of how they will perform. Some expect the new launches to benefit from pent-up demand, while others believe sales will not be that brisk as increasingly selective buyers take their time with their new array of choices. It boils down to the price eventually, most say. SLP International executive director Nicholas Mak said ECs will meet with buyers' resistance if prices exceed S$1 million in quantum or about S$800 psf. Most ECs are selling at about S$780-820 psf presently. Ong Teck Hui, national research director at JLL, said the 70 per cent slump in EC sales after a 30 per cent mortgage servicing ratio (MSR) kicked in last year shows that new launches could face challenges if they are still priced at or close to levels befor...

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