18 Feb '14, 3am

A smart way to property investment

A smart way to property investment

Recession-proof: An investor should scrutinise the debt levels of a Reit. During an economic downturn, people will still shop for necessities, so shopping mall Reits may perform well. PROPERTY investing has always been popular in Asia and especially in land-scarce Singapore. The common conception of how one can invest in property is often limited to buying a Housing Board (HDB) resale flat or a private condominium. For the beginner investor with limited capital, a condo unit might not be the best type of investment to start out with. The downpayment for a suburban condo is likely to be at least $150,000. One takes on substantial debt of up to 80 per cent of the value of the property. The private property market, too, is showing signs of a market top. Rental yields have fallen while prices have risen. The government's cooling measures also mean that most young people will o...

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