29 Dec '15, 9am

Tougher times ahead for housing market in Singapore

Comment E-mail to friend Bookmark & Share Analysts expect Singapore’s private housing market to face tougher times next year, with the lacklustre economic environment dampening sentiment further, reported TODAYonline . The US Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates and the existing property curbs could see prices drop by up to eight percent in the next 12 months. JLL’s National Director for Research and Consultancy Ong Teck Hui, said: “Higher interest rates coupled with cooling measures will dampen demand, perpetuate sluggish market conditions and softening in prices … In 2016, it is expected to fall by at least the same pace or faster if economic conditions worsen.” The five to eight percent price moderation forecasted by analysts for 2016 is faster than the expected drop this year. Data from the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) shows that private home price...

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